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Firth of Forth, South Queensferry: East Scottish Coast

Scattering Ashes at Sea Edinburgh

LocationHawes Pier, South Queensferry, which is 50yds from the famous Forth Bridge.
Area of operationWithin 15 miles of South Queensferry, Near Edinburgh
AvailableFrom April to October, but can accommodate small groups on our Cabin RIB November to March.
Disabled AccessNone
Average Response Time Average response time is 2-3  working day at most.
Closed PeriodClosed for 2 weeks over Christmas and New Year
Capacity of boat225 for the main boat or 12 for the Rib (picture below)
RefreshmentsThey have a full bar on-board and can also provide catering for a longer cruise if desired.
Additional infoThey tend to offer this service at the end of the usual day timetable running to Inchcolm.
CeremonyScattering ashes directly onto the water can lead to them being blown about which some families may find distressing. We supply a wide range of urns specifically designed for water ceremonies. They are all 100% biodegradable and will dissolve in water – please follow the link: Water Urns

We also supply a water ceremony set which includes a water urn, flower petals for scattering, Promises – dissolvable notelets for scattering with the ashes, a certificate to record the ceremony, and our award winning (and rated 5* on Amazon) guide book: follow the link – 4th Ceremony Set

Cost£250 for a simple 30 minute cruise out into the main channel under the bridge.

Customers must pay in full to make a confirmed booking.

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Recording your Scattering

Record a location where you have scattered your loved-one’s ashes so generations to come can find them for all time on The Ashes Register

Next Steps… If you would like more information or to enquire about availability, please fill in the form below.

The boat operator will then contact you directly as soon as they can.

If you have an urgent request you will be sent the direct telephone number via email as soon as you have submitted the form.

Please note Scattering Ashes is not the boat operator, filling in the form below is the quickest way to speak with the skipper.

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    2 thoughts on “Firth of Forth, South Queensferry: East Scottish Coast

    1. Reply
      James Haddow - 27th June 2022

      Can I plan ahead and pay to have my ashes scattered directly under the Forth Rail Bridge?

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        Richard Martin - 27th June 2022

        This is usually done though a Funeral Plan James then it is all in one place…

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