James Scott Funeral Directors, Musselburgh
About our Musselburgh funeral home
We'll give you advice and guidance at every step, doing everything we can to ensure that together, we plan the perfect funeral service for your loved one.
You can expect our dedicated team of professionals at James Scott Funeral Directors to assist you with every aspect of the day. We have extensive knowledge and expertise and can arrange and coordinate any kind of funeral service.
Our Funeral Directors in Edinburgh is easy to access from the surrounding areas including Fisherrow, Pinkie, Inveresk and Stoneybank. We also have a funeral directors in Portobello.
You'll never find us more than a phone call away, and you can reach us 24 hours a day by calling 0131 665 6925. We are funeral directors that you can rely on.
What we offer
- Help and guidance at every step of the way
- Tailored arrangements that meet your family's needs
- A wide range of local knowledge and expertise
- Cremations or burials at any local crematorium or burial site
- Funeral services for all faiths and cultures
- Visiting the deceased in our chapel of rest
- A variety of hearses and other funerary vehicles
- Memorial masonry and bespoke tributes
- Prepaid funeral plans
Funeral Services with distinction
Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
Our funeral services
If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.
View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.Find out more
The Unattended FuneralWe will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.Our costs from£995Includes all necessary third party costsIncludes all necessary third party costsOur Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.Find out more
The Attended FuneralA fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.Our costs from£1,695Plus £1,021 estimated third party costsPlus £1,021 estimated third party costs
Where to find us
Directions and Parking
There is free on-street parking at the funeral directors.
Funeral Home Opening Times
|Day of the Week||Hours|
|Monday||09:00 - 16:30|
|Tuesday||09:00 - 16:30|
|Wednesday||09:00 - 13:00|
24 Hour Availability
Supporting you along the way
Registering a death in ScotlandIf a loved one has passed away, you’ll need to register the death as soon as possible. Our guide will explain everything you need to know to help you when registering a death in Scotland.Find out more
Planning a funeralOur 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.Find out more
The day of the funeralThis 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.Find out more
Frequently asked questions
When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.
You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.
Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.
If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.
Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.