Welcome to John Saunderson’s – Edinburgh’s Quality butcher. We hope that you find all the information you need on this site and you are assured of a warm welcome when you visit us at our shop in Leven Street. With over 80 years of butchering experience amongst our award-winning staff we are happy to advise on cuts of meat, cooking methods and recipes – from traditional Scottish dishes to the exotic.

Please browse through the site and contact us – by phone, by email or by personal visit – with your questions and orders.




Christmas Orders

John Saunderson's is now taking orders for Christmas. We will be taking orders up to Wednesday 17th December 2014. Please note that as we do not now have a delivery service, all orders need to be collected from the shop. 

To view our comprehensive range of products to help you have a memorable Christmas, and to place your order online, simply follow the link to our Christmas Products.

Christmas Taster Days

Thursday 4th & Friday 5th December from 10 a.m. Come into the shop on these days and you will get a chance to taste the majority of products on sale in our Christmas Pricelist. The staff will also be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have.