Known throughout our local communities for the highest standards of compassionate care

When you place your trust in John Beattie & Sons you can expect the highest standards of professionalism, and a truly distinct service. The role of your local funeral director is to ease the stress and burden of decision-making, to listen carefully so that we may offer you expert guidance and provide you with a single point of contact who is always on hand to ease any worries or uncertainty with compassion and practical help.

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Robert Pollok

Funeral Director

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Aidan Reilly

Funeral Director

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Ross Walsh

Funeral Director

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Sandra Riddell

Administrator

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Public Naming Competition and Open Day for Autumn 2021

As part of our 215th anniversary celebrations, we're inviting local Hawick families to name the newly refurbished service room in our Weensland Road funeral home. A VIP panel of Provost McAteer, Rev Lisa Jane Rankin, and care home manager ??? will choose the winning...

Are you prepared for your digital death?

James Morris, our managing director and funeral director for 30 years explores the impact death has in the digital world of 2021. A few months ago, one of my colleagues received a message on his phone. From his reaction, something was obviously not quite right.  He...

Choosing the right coffin

Comparing the last 12 months to the year before, we have seen a shift towards funeral events that were highly personal. A key element of the uniqueness was often the coffin. At the heart of a funeral, it’s the recognisable stand-out moment. This is especially true at...