About Us

Edinburgh’s Oldest Plumbing Company

The Worshipful Company of Plumbers certificate of registration from 1903 :

Over the years there have been a lot of changes in Bruntsfield – people and businesses have come and gone.

One constant for the past 117 years has been the plumbers office near the corner of Merchiston Place.

Opened in 1903 by William Fife Wightman the company earned a reputation for quality workmanship, building a large customer base in the Bruntsfield, Morningside, Merchiston and Tollcross areas, as well as the wider city of Edinburgh, and the Port of Leith.

Ledger of jobs done from 1941

Value For Money, Efficient Service

The commitment to excellent customer service, and old-fashioned value for money, has enabled WF Wightman Plumbers to thrive in challenging economic times.

Peter has 35 years experience as a plumber in Edinburgh. Each of the plumbers Peter employs has over 20 years of plumbing experience.

This combined knowledge enables them to offer a service for the most modern of equipment, as well as understand the nuances and peculiarities of some of the city’s older plumbing and heating installations.

One thing is for sure – when you call Wightman’s you’re in safe hands.

Call us today on 0131 229 1918.