Memorials at Mortonhall Crematorium

Types of memorials

Choose a memorial for your loved one and contact us for more information. 

Book of remembrance

Book of remembranceEntries into our book of remembrance are two, five or eight lines long. They are the only form of permanent memorial at Mortonhall.

The books are displayed in our chapel of remembrance, with a view to our garden of remembrance. Miniature books and memorial cards are available.


  • two line entry is £115.20
  • five line entry is £172.80
  • eight line entry is £231.60
  • badge or motif is £166.80
  • remembrance card is £40.80
  • miniature book is £114

Baby book of remembrance

For the security of the irreplaceable baby memorial book, we keep the cabinet locked.

As there are memorials for different dates on each page, we don't turn the page daily. During office hours please ask a member of staff to turn the page for you.

To view your baby's memorial on Saturday afternoon or Sunday, please contact us during office hours.

Office hours

  • Monday to Thursday 9am to 4:30pm
  • Friday 9am to 3:30pm
  • Saturday 9am to 11:45am.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Memorial walkway plaques

MortonhallWe can inscribe plaques with wording and motif of your choice. The plaques have a vase for fresh cut flowers. Plaques are  next to our garden of remembrance.


  • 5 year lease £574.80
  • 10 year lease £862.80
  • 20 year lease £1,184.40


Next to our garden of remembrance, the columbarium contains niches where we can place cremated remains, urns and caskets. An inscribed plate covers the front of the niche.

Niches are leased on a 5, 10 or 20 year basis, which you can renewal.


  • Hexagonal pavilion, designed to hold one cremation urn
  • Niche wall, which has space for two caskets per niche.

Hexagonal pavilion cost

  • 5 year lease is £806.40
  • 10 year lease is £1,269.60
  • 20 year lease is £1,587.60

Niche wall cost

  • 5 year lease is £960
  • 10 year lease is £1,584
  • 20 year lease is £2,382

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