Arranging a burial

To arrange a burial, buy a lair, or to erect and maintain a monument or plaque:

Funeral directors and stonemasons

To add your company to our listing, please email [email protected] or call 0131 561 5280.

Commemorative seats and memorial trees

To install a commemorative seat or plant a memorial tree, email Tam Finlay in the Landscape and Countryside office.

Grave decorations

We may remove flowers and artefacts 14 days after the burial.  If you would like to keep them, please arrange to remove them before this. We can only hold them at the bothy or houff for another 14 days.


  • For all other enquiries about a burial in a Council cemetery or woodland, including buying a lair, please email [email protected].
  • If your enquiry is about the management or maintenance of a cemetery, please email [email protected].

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