Scotmid Funerals, Penicuik

65 reviews

Scotmid Funerals, Penicuik

Latest Verified Reviews

William Taylor 4th May 2020

Muriel and the team, great as always, nothing is too much hassle and always willing to offer a hand, from all the family we would like to thank you very much about the manner in which you handled Mum's cremation,

Garry Henderson 3rd Apr 2020

Confusion at mortonhall. Never fully explained.  The roses in the wreath didn’t seem fresh.  Very disappointed that the company Lambs of Dalkeith, passed the funeral car at speed.  Very disrespectful.  As a minute later, it could have waited and went round the Gowklaymoss round about. 

Brian Johnston 31st Mar 2020

Very good friendly staff

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Location

Address
16 John Street
Penicuik
Midlothian
EH26 8AB

Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 William Taylor 4th May 2020

    Muriel and the team, great as always, nothing is too much hassle and always willing to offer a hand, from all the family we would like to thank you very much about the manner in which you handled Mum's cremation,

  • 4 Garry Henderson 3rd Apr 2020

    Confusion at mortonhall. Never fully explained.  The roses in the wreath didn’t seem fresh.  Very disappointed that the company Lambs of Dalkeith, passed the funeral car at speed.  Very disrespectful.  As a minute later, it could have waited and went round the Gowklaymoss round about. 

  • 4 Brian Johnston 31st Mar 2020

    Very good friendly staff

  • 5 Karen Laidlaw 21st Mar 2020

    Staff are very understanding with all aspects of this life changing time Thank you

  • 5 Mary Fairgrieve 20th Mar 2020

    Everything was dealt with great professionalism and sensitivity by Margaret .service at the crematorium was perfect in every way

  • 5 David Little 17th Mar 2020

    At such a sad time for our family, the staff within Penicuik, Muriel, Margaret and Alex the funeral director, made this time for us much more easier. Mum was looked after and when I went to see mum to say my goodbyes, she looked so at peace and not as stressed as I had seen her the day we lost her. Everyone e who we interacted with were amazing could not fault Scotmid in anything.

  • 5 Pamela Ford 10th Mar 2020

    Extremely friendly and helpful. Made everything easy. Celebrant was wonderful 

  • 5 Steven McCormack 12th Feb 2020

    To all concerned. May myself and the rest of the family thank all from the Scotmid team from the girls in the office to all the staff involved on the day. Excellent, professional and so respectful. Once again, thank you from all the McCormack family.

  • 5 John Cooper 7th Feb 2020

    Both Margaret and Muriel were both so friendly and caring, and made arranging our Mums funeral so easy and at time,s made us laugh when we were talking about Mum

  • 5 Catherine Forsyth 28th Jan 2020

    Margaret and Muriel at Penicuik were excellent as were Philip Bryan and the two drivers on the day. They were very attentive and efficient. Cannot find fault with anything.

  • 5 Anne Currie 25th Jan 2020

    I am really impressed with the level of care I have received from Margaret and Muriel following the passing of my husband Robert. Everything went perfectly from Philip phoning the day before to explain what would take place on the day. He took special care of Robert, me and my family with compassion and respect. I couldn't have asked for anything better and it meant a lot to me and my family to feel special. Also a special thanks to John Jones for the service.

  • 5 David Miller 21st Jan 2020

    Myself and my family would like to thank your guys for such a professional job that they done from looking after my mum and dad to the way it was planned thanks once again we will recommend this company to every one

  • 5 Robert Ross 28th Dec 2019

    I am so grateful for the excellent, sympathetic manner in which my wife's funeral was conducted. Everyone who was involved with the provision of all that was required, is thanked by all my family, friends and myself.

  • 5 Evelyn Steel 7th Dec 2019

    From meeting Vicki when we walked thro the door to Phillip dropping us off after the service we couldn't have asked for more. Their compassion and commitment was second to none .

  • 5 Donald Ramage 9th Nov 2019

    Everything was perfect, no complaints treated like royalty. From the knock on the door to being dropped of at the Golf club we could not have asked for more. From all the family. Thank you. Donald.

  • 5 Fiona Smith 30th Oct 2019

    We can’t speak highly enough of the care and attention we received from everyone involved. All staff were responsive, professional and respectful  Very impressed and we highly recommend 

  • 4 David Goodlet 20th Aug 2019

    Staff and arrangements were very good from begining to end.

  • 5 John Hood 3rd Aug 2019

    We cannot thank you enough for the service we received. Nothing was too much trouble. We had difficulty getting the music we wanted and your staff were so helpful. My siblings and I were devastated at the loss of our mum. The staff thought of everything and made sure we had everything we needed.

  • 5 Irene Davidson-Ramsay 28th Jul 2019

    Very respectful, very pleased with the service

  • 5 Norman Fraser 23rd Jul 2019

    A very professional service throughout from start to finish every member of staff are courteous respectful and knowledgeable about the process and are there to help you through the difficult time of making the arrangements  I would highly recommend Scotmid funeral Directors as they arranged my late fathers funeral perfectly to the last detail 

  • 5 Susan Brims 22nd Jul 2019

    From start to finish I cannot rate the service provided to us highly enough. Everyone is so considerate and respectful at a very difficult time. The professionalism of all of the team is so reassuring and I would definitely recommend to others to use this service. Thank you all.

  • 5 Christina Paterson 8th Jul 2019

    I would like to say that Muriel and her team were wonderful. Her support during a very sad and a difficult time was very much appreciated. On the day of the funeral Alex and his team were very supportive. Thank you

  • 5 Peter Preedy 2nd Jul 2019

    Very happy with the service provided.

  • 5 Jane Sutherland 3rd Jun 2019

    All arrangements were made very easily with the minimum of fuss which was helpful at this distressing time. I would not hesitate to recommend Scotmid Funerals to anyone.

  • 5 John Lang 27th Apr 2019

    On an occasion like this we were very lucky that we knew the funeral arranger personally, which made it a lot easier. We were guided through all the procedures and as we wanted to conduct our own service she gave us all the help we needed. A lovely day celebrating the life of my wife, made so much easier with the help of our friend.

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Address
16 John Street
Penicuik
Midlothian
EH26 8AB

Latest Verified Reviews

William Taylor 4th May 2020

Muriel and the team, great as always, nothing is too much hassle and always willing to offer a hand, from all the family we would like to thank you very much about the manner in which you handled Mum's cremation,

Garry Henderson 3rd Apr 2020

Confusion at mortonhall. Never fully explained.  The roses in the wreath didn’t seem fresh.  Very disappointed that the company Lambs of Dalkeith, passed the funeral car at speed.  Very disrespectful.  As a minute later, it could have waited and went round the Gowklaymoss round about. 

Brian Johnston 31st Mar 2020

Very good friendly staff

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