Scotmid Funerals, Sighthill

15 reviews

Scotmid Funerals, Sighthill, Midlothian, funeral director in Midlothian

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24h Call: 0131 297 6070

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

Latest Verified Reviews

Alison White 23rd Oct 2019

Everybody was lovely and so helpful and everything ran so smoothly. Couldn't have asked for more. Would always use them in future.

Marie Dickson 26th Aug 2019

excellent service from start to finish ..thank you all .

James McFarlane 8th Jul 2019

Elaine was so kind throughout nothing was difficult very professional handled everything very well lovely Tartan coffin with Saltire wreath and beautiful flower tribute leaflet first class and Franks review of Carolyn’s life wonderful so so many people commented on the whole days proceedings and Alex in charge of the cars a pure gentleman all the above give the family some comfort. Thank you. Jim Mcfarlane 

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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
283-289 Calder Road
Edinburgh
Midlothian
EH11 4RH

About Us

This funeral home in Sighthill 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 it serves, with its Sighthill office located in the west of Edinburgh.

Their office is situated next to the Scotmid food store, and opposite The Silver Wing pub. There is plenty of off street parking available.

Close to Calder Road, one of the city’s main arteries and the Edinburgh-Glasgow & Stirling railway line is nearby.

They understand that arranging a funeral for someone close to you can be a difficult experience. That’s 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 funeral homes across Edinburgh – and beyond. They can be contacted whenever they are needed day or night. Call now for funeral care and support.

Latest Obituaries

Jean Crawford Gray Doig

Mar 1935 - Sep 2019

Weilda Catherine White

Oct 1923 - Sep 2019

Alan McKay

Aug 1947 - Aug 2019

Freddie Wyld

Feb 1949 - Aug 2019

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Alison White 23rd Oct 2019

    Everybody was lovely and so helpful and everything ran so smoothly. Couldn't have asked for more. Would always use them in future.

  • 5 Marie Dickson 26th Aug 2019

    excellent service from start to finish ..thank you all .

  • 5 James McFarlane 8th Jul 2019

    Elaine was so kind throughout nothing was difficult very professional handled everything very well lovely Tartan coffin with Saltire wreath and beautiful flower tribute leaflet first class and Franks review of Carolyn’s life wonderful so so many people commented on the whole days proceedings and Alex in charge of the cars a pure gentleman all the above give the family some comfort. Thank you. Jim Mcfarlane 

  • 5 Thomas Brunsdon 14th May 2019

    Funeral was carried out very respectfully

  • 5 Laura McCrum 8th Apr 2019

    From start to finish Scotmid took great care of us. It's hard to write a review. We were very happy and touched by their service. Also their recommended minister was great

  • 5 Natalie Smith 29th Aug 2018

    From the moment we stepped three the door, the lady was welcoming, warm and friendly. Everything was very well handled. Clear information given. Thank you from us all

  • 5 Mary Collins 7th Aug 2018

    Excellent pleasant service from start to finish.

  • 5 Margaret Smith 6th Aug 2018

    Such a professional serice from beginning to end. Staff couldn't have been kinder and so understanding of all the emotions you are going through at such a time. Didn't realise how everything would be taken care of. Cannot praise enough. Thank you

  • 5 Victoria Miller 7th May 2018

    Thank you all for helping with my father's funeral arrangements , you made it so easy and done everything for us . It was a beautiful graveside service , and seeing it all come together on the day was special . Your professionalism and dealing with what the family wanted was excellent and will always highly recommend you x

  • 5 Rose Reid 11th Mar 2018

    Scotmid has been an excellent funeral director in helping me and my mum organise my Grandad’s funeral. Elaine from the Sighthill branch was a godsend and was down to earth and was so helpful. 

  • 5 Marcus Kleen 12th Feb 2018

    I can't that scotmid co.op enough for ALL they have done for me 🙏 treated with respect. taught me thru everything, I needed to know about what happens when the funeral service is. from picking clothes filling in forms.choosing music, helped me alot much respect to everyone who was part of my sister's funeral,

  • 5 Jane Balls 9th Dec 2017

    Thank you all for a beautiful day you all made it perfect and thank you liz for a beautiful celebration of Alans life I would also like to say a massive thank you to Debbie for putting the rose on Alans coffin it was a beautiful touch thank you all Jane xx

  • 5 Alastair Wight 14th Nov 2017

    Excellent service 

    James Blackburn, Head of Funerals replied
    Thank you Mr Wight for your kind and positive review, best wishes Scotmid Co-Operative
  • 5 Charlette Kamutzki 13th Sep 2017

    Wonderful friendly service 

    James Blackburn, Head of Funerals replied
    We appreciate your positive review, thank you. Best wishes Scotmid Co-operative
  • 5 Alison Barker 3rd Sep 2017

    Everyone I spoke with could not have been more helpful and they allow any request to be done effortlessly. So you played a big part in giving us a good day Thank you

    Chris Armstrong, Funeral Manager replied
    Thank you for your 5 star review Alison, we thank you for allowing us to assist you. I will pass you comments onto Debbie, Christine and the team. With our best wishes Scotmid Co-operative.

Address
283-289 Calder Road
Edinburgh
Midlothian
EH11 4RH

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

Alison White 23rd Oct 2019

Everybody was lovely and so helpful and everything ran so smoothly. Couldn't have asked for more. Would always use them in future.

Marie Dickson 26th Aug 2019

excellent service from start to finish ..thank you all .

James McFarlane 8th Jul 2019

Elaine was so kind throughout nothing was difficult very professional handled everything very well lovely Tartan coffin with Saltire wreath and beautiful flower tribute leaflet first class and Franks review of Carolyn’s life wonderful so so many people commented on the whole days proceedings and Alex in charge of the cars a pure gentleman all the above give the family some comfort. Thank you. Jim Mcfarlane 

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