Scotmid Funerals, Clermiston

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Scotmid Funerals, Clermiston, Edinburgh, funeral director in Edinburgh
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Scotmid Funerals is a Scottish Co-Operative funeral director serving families from Clermiston and the surrounding areas for over ninety years

Latest Verified Reviews

Lorraine Marshalsey 10th Dec 2019

Excellent attention to detail and guidance from Stephen.

Eileen Mitchell 23rd Nov 2019

Vicky, Steven Ian and colleague's couldn't have been more helpful, kind or considerate. It made everything a bit easier to bear. Lis ***'s service was uplifting at a sad time. One glitch was the flowers not being changed as requested but that was Williamsons and not Scotmid's fault. Would highly recommend Scotmid funeral services.

Derek Smith 5th Nov 2019

Stephen was excellent, made us feel comfortable and relaxed, during our sad loss, Stephen took the time and courtesy to go through what we wanted for our mother. Can’t thank Stephen enough. 

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Funeral arrangements

  • Home visit
  • 24 hour telephone support
  • On-site parking
  • Chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • Limousine
  • Horse-drawn hearse
  • Bespoke vehicle
  • Coffin
  • Personalised coffin
  • Casket
  • Headstone / Plaque
  • Urn
  • Memorial jewellery
  • Floral tributes
  • Charitable donations
  • Newspaper announcement
  • Online obituary
  • Memorial book
  • Order of service sheets
  • Music
  • Video tribute
  • Funeral webcasting
  • Catering
  • Dove release
  • Balloon release
  • Fireworks

Types of funeral

  • Traditional burial
  • Simple funeral
  • Traditional cremation
  • Green funeral
  • Direct cremation
  • Burial at sea
  • Non-religious funeral
  • Anglican funeral
  • Roman Catholic funeral
  • Muslim funeral
  • Jewish funeral
  • Sikh funeral
  • Hindu funeral
  • Buddhist funeral
  • Children’s funeral

Financial arrangements

  • Financial advice
  • Wills & probate
  • Pre-paid funeral plan

Additional services

  • Repatriation
  • Bereavement counselling
  • List of mourners

Location

Address
1 Rannoch Terrace
Clermiston
Edinburgh
EH4 7ER

About Us

This funeral home in Clermiston is proud to be a part of Scotland’s largest independent co-operative, with a rich history spanning over 150 years.

Scotmid is proud to be at the heart of the local communities they serve, our Clermiston office located in the west of Edinburgh.

It can be found behind the Drumbrae library hub, next to our Scotmid food store. There is parking available next to the office.

They understand that arranging a funeral for someone close to you can be a difficult experience, this is why they will guide you through everything involved, all the practicalities to planning a truly personal service that is both affordable and professional whilst offering support, care and compassion at all times.

Scotmid funerals are members of the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) and the The Funeral Planning Authority (FPA).

It’s been carrying out funerals since 1927 with premises across the city – and beyond and can be contacted whenever you need us, day or night. Call now for funeral care and support.

Latest Obituaries

Loki Colin Gary Mitchell

Jan 2020 - Jan 2020

James Hamilton Robson

Dec 1965 - Nov 2019

Dorothy Anne Boreland

Jan 1930 - Nov 2019

Veronica Smith

May 1934 - Oct 2019

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Lorraine Marshalsey 10th Dec 2019

    Excellent attention to detail and guidance from Stephen.

  • 5 Eileen Mitchell 23rd Nov 2019

    Vicky, Steven Ian and colleague's couldn't have been more helpful, kind or considerate. It made everything a bit easier to bear. Lis ***'s service was uplifting at a sad time. One glitch was the flowers not being changed as requested but that was Williamsons and not Scotmid's fault. Would highly recommend Scotmid funeral services.

  • 5 Derek Smith 5th Nov 2019

    Stephen was excellent, made us feel comfortable and relaxed, during our sad loss, Stephen took the time and courtesy to go through what we wanted for our mother. Can’t thank Stephen enough. 

  • 5 James Arnold 15th May 2019

    Me and my family were very happy with the funeral arrangements. All the staff did a wonderful job we were all looked after on the day of the funeral and the service was lovely. We would certainly recommend Scotmid funeral directors.       Thankyou                                                       James 

  • 5 Carole Andersen 2nd Apr 2019

    Scotmid Funerals at Rannoch Terrace did a fantastic job of organising my brother's funeral on 29 March. Muriel especially was very kind and helpful and took a lot of weight off my shoulders. Even organising the wake. The staff at Forrester were also very helpful when I went down to see Jim in his coffin. I would highly recommend Scotmid Funerals.

  • 5 John Robertson 11th Feb 2019

    This is my first time arranging a funeral, which was very daunting. Whilst sad, I was given the best help possible from Muriel Hendry. The compassion and care shown was, and still is whilst awaiting the funeral, second to none. I have been kept up to date with the happenings of the day itself, which is such a great comfort at this sad time. It’s that wee bit of ‘going the extra mile’ that helps families cope and manage to get through this, and Muriel has certainly done that. I would like to thank her on behalf of the whole family as it certainly helps us get through this. 

  • 5 Paddy & Ruth Tillbrook 13th Jan 2019

    Firstly we would like to thank Muriel who done a great service from the first day to the last. She was fantastic. Secondly, everyone at Forrester, Ian, Candice and the rest of the team who looked after us on the day. Ian I felt went above and beyond for me and my family and we could not have got through this without them. I can’t recommend them highly enough.

  • 5 Lesley Kydd 10th Dec 2018

    I was impressed with the service I received every one was so kind and considerant and very respectful to both me and my husband

  • 5 Daniel Hamilton 1st Dec 2018

    Excellent service from Muriel and the team.

  • 4 George Blair 13th Aug 2018

    Very good service from friendly staff. They know their jojoba and are very sympathetic to relatives. Suggestion - following discussions we had a few things to do / tasks and needed to organise. Trouble is because of strain of organising funeral your mind goes blank. If notes from meeting had been printed and given to relatives this would help.

  • 5 Wilma Clark 4th Jun 2018

    Nothing was left for us to do, thus making things a lot easier from the first day we met Muriel. We were made to feel very valued and from the initial enquiry at portobello, the same level of service transferred to Rannoch Terrace. This was coupled with excellent drivers and great care. Not something we want to do too often but if the service given to us is the normal standard, you can be assured that you’ll feel very satisfied. Thank you Muriel and all staff at Scotmid Funeral Directors. Wilma & Martin Clark. 

  • 5 Sandra Adams 29th May 2018

    Firstly I would like to say a huge thank you to Muriel Hendry for making the whole funeral Arrangement as uncomplicated and stress free as is possible . Muriel was respectful , compassionate and dedicated to every detail involved , which for our family was important. Muriel contacted me at key moments and was never intrusive , even the after care once the funeral was over was thoughtful and respectful . The Forrester funeral director was also comforting and everyone was so professional .All the staff were were so caring and compassionate caring for my late mum and ourselves . I will take this opportunity to thank you all once again .

  • 5 Caroline Turner 14th May 2018

    I would like to thank you for a very professional service.

  • 5 Garry Mackay 1st May 2018

    great service, very helpful and very respectful. thank you

  • 5 Diane Gibson 24th Apr 2018

    The personal service was a comfort to myself and my family. Muriel was amazing can't thank her enough for the help and support she gave me and janemarie. Would like to think of her as a friend now.

  • 5 Diane Chappell 10th Apr 2018

    very caring and friendly service, fantastic support from staff who did everything possible to make things easier for us as a family at such a difficult time, will definately recommend and use again in the future

  • 4 Alice Campbell 3rd Apr 2018

    Received excellent service from Muriel at Scotmid in clermiston who was very helpful and understanding at a very difficult time.

  • 5 Helen Drysdale 3rd Apr 2018

    Everyone was very helpful and nothing was too much trouble - they made it so easy and stress free. 

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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What are disbursements?

Disbursements are additional costs for a funeral service that are paid to third-parties, such as florists, celebrants and burial fees. The funeral director will usually charge you for them and then pay the suppliers themselves.

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How can I get help with funeral costs?

If the cost of a funeral is not covered by a prepaid funeral plan, or the estate of the person who has died, you may be able to get financial help from the government’s Bereavement Support Payment or from War Disablement Pensions, charitable funds or budgeting loans.

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Address
1 Rannoch Terrace
Clermiston
Edinburgh
EH4 7ER

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

Lorraine Marshalsey 10th Dec 2019

Excellent attention to detail and guidance from Stephen.

Eileen Mitchell 23rd Nov 2019

Vicky, Steven Ian and colleague's couldn't have been more helpful, kind or considerate. It made everything a bit easier to bear. Lis ***'s service was uplifting at a sad time. One glitch was the flowers not being changed as requested but that was Williamsons and not Scotmid's fault. Would highly recommend Scotmid funeral services.

Derek Smith 5th Nov 2019

Stephen was excellent, made us feel comfortable and relaxed, during our sad loss, Stephen took the time and courtesy to go through what we wanted for our mother. Can’t thank Stephen enough. 

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