James Scott Funeral Directors

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James Scott Funeral Directors in Musselburgh, Edinburgh

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About Us

At James Scott Funeral Directors we are honoured to be able to help the members of our local community of Edinburgh during their time of need. We give our full support to every family in our care, and we will do everything we can to ensure that your loved one receives a funeral service that is meaningful, celebrating their life.

We can assist you with all aspects of the funeral service, drawing upon our knowledge and experience gained from conducting dignified funerals for many years. Whether you need advice or guidance, or someone to speak to, we are here to help you. We will make sure that everything is taken care of, so you have no reason to worry.

We are never more than a phone call away, at any time of the day. When you need us most, simply give us a call so that we can be there for you.

What We Offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans

Our Services

At James Scott Funeral Directors, we understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral. If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
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Full Service Funeral

Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
Our costs from
£3,050
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Simple Funeral

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.

This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
Our costs from
£1,695

Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

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Dignified funeral from £1,695 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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High quality facilities

Where to find us

Address

7 Bridge Street Musselburgh Edinburgh EH21 6AA GB

Parking and Directions

There is free on-street parking available.
We are on the same street as Brunton Hall, at the bridge that leads to Musselburgh High Street.

OPENING HOURS

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0131 665 6925 if you require our services outside of these hours.

VISITING HOURS

Day of the WeekHours
Mon09:00 - 16:30
Tue09:00 - 16:30
Wed09:00 - 13:00
ThuClosed
FriClosed
SatClosed
SunClosed

Supporting you along the way

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

It’s perfectly normal to be unsure of what you need to do following the death of a loved one. These step-by-step guides will carefully explain everything you need to when someone dies, helping you through each stage of the process.
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Planning a funeral

Planning a funeral

Our guides on planning a funeral will ensure your loved one's send off is a personal and unique celebration of their life. We will explain how our Funeral Directors will help you plan a funeral service and support you at every stage.
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The funeral service

The day of the funeral

This guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. We will be here to help you through every step of the journey.
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After the funeral

After the funeral

Once the funeral has taken place, there are still a number of things you may need to take care of. From choosing the perfect memorial to dealing with legal matters, we'll offer all the support you need after the funeral.
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