James Scott Funeral Directors, Musselburgh

Our Musselburgh Funeral Directors can provide a meaningful funeral now for your family and an additional memorial or commemorative service later once everyone can be together again.
James Scott Funeral Directors in Musselburgh, Edinburgh
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Rating 5.0
James Scott Funeral Directors in Musselburgh, Edinburgh

About our Musselburgh funeral home

James Scott Funeral Directors is here to help you at this difficult time. Like the many Edinburgh families we have supported in the past, you will receive our full support from the moment you get in touch.

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

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • 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
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

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.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have choice with our Full Service Funeral. If a little flexibility with the arrangements is not a problem, a Simple Funeral at a lower cost may be preferable.
  • 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 costs from
    £3,050
    Current restrictions might mean that you can’t have a funeral today how you imagined it to be. However, we can still provide a dignified and meaningful funeral now and a memorial or commemorative service later.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.
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    Full Service FuneralOur costs from £3,050

    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 funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 0131 665 6925, or read more about our dignified funeral now, and service later.
  • Simple Funeral Service in Edinburgh

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    Our costs from
    £1,695
    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.
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    Simple Funeral Service in EdinburghOur costs from £1,695

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 0131 665 6925

Where to find us

Address

7 Bridge Street
Musselburgh
Edinburgh EH21 6AA
GB

Directions and Parking

Our funeral home is on the same street as Brunton Hall, at the bridge leading to Musselburgh High Street.

There is free on-street parking at the funeral directors.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0131 665 6925 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 16:30
Tuesday09:00 - 16:30
Wednesday09:00 - 13:00
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Frequently asked questions

Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 2 reviews
Rating 5.0
Our family was looked after from start to finish and had little to do ourselves such was the excellent attention to detail. The staff worked as a team for us and everything we needed was provided with little need for us to be involved in unless we wanted to. Thank you all.
Response from James Scott Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
Rating 5.0
Very helpful, sympathetic and understanding throughout the whole process.
Response from James Scott Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that our team were so kind and caring to your family and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.