I love to assist people in designing their own bespoke Ceremonies; whether it be in a Hotel of your choice, Castle, or even your own home. You can be even more adventurous & decide on a romantic Beach or favourite location which is personal to you.
Edward is available to conduct Wedding & Funeral Ceremonies
For 40 years +, Edward was a Registered Nurse, working in many aspects of the field. For the final 20 years in the care profession he was “Live in “ Manager of a care Home for 26 Elderly People in Midlothian. Most of the Residents over the years were from a small community which meant word of mouth was vital in its inclusion in the Village.
As an antedote to the lifting & handling of frail elderly people Edward took up Horse riding in 1985 & fairly soon fell off & broke a couple of bones in his back ! He then took up Carriage Driving, which seemed safer & soon broke his kneecap. In the 15 years of Carriage driving he undertook many Gala days, Ceremonial events & transported many an excited Bride to their weddings.
Edward has two adult children & three grandsons. He has been with his partner for 37 years and in a Civil Partnership for 11 years & looks forward to many more, being an old romantic!
Edward enjoys the humanist philosophy of The Fuze Foundation in that it offers :-
- Experienced professional help to organise the ceremony at the heart of your event.
- Complete freedom to have the ceremony you want, where & when you want.
- A simple fee structure which includes reasonable travel.
Edward is happy to cover the Edinburgh area, Lothian, Borders and Fife.
Here are just a few things people have said about Edward:-
“Just a quick note to thank Edward Mcgough, who was the celebrant on our special day at Prestonfield House Hotel in Edinburgh. His help and support in the run up to the day itself was amazing…..and the elements he added to the event just helped gel together the most wonderful day for both my partner and I. Thank you Edward x” – Greg & Murray Russell-Kynoch
“It was a lovely service and great fun.” – Maureen and Bernard
“Hi Edward, Just wanted to drop you a line and say thanks again for everything last weekend. Our ceremony went perfectly, in large part because of you! We can’t thank you enough for the role you played in our special day. Take care and we’ll certainly look you up next time we are in Edinburgh.” – Rich and Erin
“Thank you so much to Edward McGough for a fabulous ceremony at our wedding at the caves. He was lovely on the build up to the wedding and helped us create a wonderful and personal ceremony.” – Victoria Mary Hall