Looking for a stonemason in Edinburgh, Midlothian, West Lothian, East Lothian, Fife or the Borders?

stonemason in Edinburgh

Our vast experience of stone buildings in Edinburgh, Fife, Midlothian, West Lothian, East Lothian and Scottish Borders means you can trust us with every aspect of stone building, stone shaping, stone dressing and more.

We have encountered almost every homeowners‘ stone conservation issue imaginable, so no matter how complex your stonework, we will take care of it for you with ease. As an experienced stonemason in Edinburgh stonework holds no surprises for us. Whatever it is, we’ve seen it a hundred times before.

Crumbling sandstone? Loose mortar? Decaying chimney? Wall needs rebuilt? Stone Wall Repairs?

Whether you need a simple stone repair, chimney rebuilt or complete restoration of a historic building, it pays to insist on a quality job, designed to last, carried out by experienced Edinburgh stonemasons. Small stone jobs welcome.

We, as stonemasons for 30 years cover each and every aspect of stonemasonry and stonecraft. Please click on our links for more in depth info about stone restorationwall repairslime pointing/repointing and chimney repairs.

This is an example of our range of stone mason skills:
  • Lime Pointing – Lime Repointing – Stone Building – Stone Repair – Stone Conservation- Lithomex Stone Repairs
  • Stone Restoration – Repair of Stone Walls and Structures – Church Masonry Restoration
  • Structural Work Such As Forming New Doors and Windows
  • Taking Down of Load Bearing Walls – Artificial Stone Repairs
  • Masticing / Re- Masticing Of Windows and Doors – All Window Mastic Work
  • Vehicle Collision Repairs – Insurance Work – Statutory Notices Dealt With
  • Chimney Repairs – Chimney Rebuilds – Stone Steps Repaired
  • Stone Replacement – Stone Indents – Flagstones Replaced and Repaired
  • Stone Copes Replaced and Repaired – Natural Stone Slabs Laid and Supplied
  • Full Blacksmith Service – Stone Driveways – Kerbs Dropped To Local Authority Spec.
  • Stone Waterproofing – Stone Dressing – New Stone Supply
  • Powerwashing Of Basements etc – Stone Patios and Paths Built

As you can see from the above, if you need a stone mason in Edinburgh, Fife, Lothians or Borders you have come to the right place. All the above carried out to the highest standards by James Allan Stonemasons (Edinburgh).

If you’re homeowners, we can remedy every stone conservation issue no matter how complex your particular homes’ stonework is. We can also undertake chimney repairs / rebuilding work and even stone wall repairs all to the highest standards of craftsmanship.

Assured Quality and Craftsmanship

You can be assured we will take the utmost care of your property as we have encountered almost every kind of stone craft problem imaginable so we have extensive expertise. You’ll be in the safest hands around!

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When you employ us as your stonemason, you’ll find us pleasant, helpful, and easy to deal with. You can visit and speak to us anytime at our offices at James Allan Stonemasons (Edinburgh), 84 Comiston Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian. EH10 5QJ, where there is ample parking.

Most of our business comes through word-of-mouth, a testament to the pleasant experience of dealing with us and the quality of our work.

We are very particular in that we only hire the best stonemasons in Edinburgh, We never sub- contract and only employ long-serving, City and Guilds qualified masons and professional stone restoration and repair experts.

Please bear in mind we have a facility whereby we can carry out a sample stone repair for you to see before you commit to larger works.


For More Information On Our Edinburgh Stonemasons Services & A Friendly Chat, Call Us Today On: 0131 447 0003 Or Email Us Here.

Why Choose Us:

  • We have over 30 years hands-on experience as stonemasons
  • We have a full range of expert stonemasonry and sandstone restoration skills
  • We only use lime mortar for re-pointing, sandstone repairs and building work
  • We choose our team based on the quality of their work and quality of their character
  • Flexible Quoting: we come at a time that suits you, even on the same day if required

Stone Repairs

Do your stones’ need repairing due to weathering and old age? If so, we can bring them back to new again. As James Allan Stonemasons (Edinburgh), we can offer you two effective methods for repairing your stones, which are part Indenting and lithomex.

Lime Pointing

Properly executed Lime Repointing of masonry using lime mortars is critical to the long term health of stone structures. It is strongly advised that repointing is carried out using proper lime mortars & correct technique and preparation.

Church Stone Repairs

Repairs to churches call on every type of stonemasonry skill imaginable, including stone replacement, stone restoration, stone carving and lime pointing. We are able to carry out the stonemasonry restoration of our city’s churches.

Wall Repairs

Repairing a wall takes great expertise, and as one of Edinburgh’s longest standing stonemasons, we have the know how to repair or rebuild your wall the correct way. We only use lime mortars in our building, pointing and restoration work.

Chimney Repairs

On average, we have been repairing 10 chimneys in Edinburgh per year over the last 30 years. This means we will carry out your chimney repairs with attention to detail and a high level of mastery.