About Mortonhall Crematorium

Cremation in Edinburgh

Cremation in EdinburghMortonhall Crematorium is situated on the south side of Edinburgh in a mature woodland setting. The crematorium, created by the architect Sir Basil Spence, was opened in February 1967.

To arrange a cremation at Mortonhall, you can speak to your funeral director or contact us directly.

Facilities at Mortonhall

  • Main Chapel (seating for 250)
  • Pentland Chapel (seating for 50)
  • Religious symbols representing Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, San, Sikhism and Tao. All symbols can be covered for non-religious services
  • an organ, ipod docking station, CD and tape playing equipment in both chapels
  • downloadable music system, with the majority of music able to be sourced
  • outside speakers for Main chapel for when there is not enough room within the chapel for all mourners
  • disabled parking and removable pew for wheelchairs in both chapels. A wheelchair is also available
  • deaf aid loop system in both chapels
  • waiting room with toilets, including disabled toilet
  • car park within the grounds.

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Mortonhall Crematorium aims to provide the highest possible standard of care. Your views are important in helping us to improve the service we provide. We would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to fill in our short online survey.

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