About Us

Specialists in Non-Ferrous and Ferrous Scrap Metal

Metal Merchant With Many Years Experience

John Mcdonald Metal Recycling is an established professional scrap metal merchant, operating from the centre of Edinburgh and we over 20 years experience within the Scrap Metal Industry. Offering a personal one to one consultancy with top prices for all grades of scrap metal, delivered or collected, payments are made by cash, cheque or on account.

The service we provide for our clients is fast, hassle free and reliable. Are operations include Factory Clearance, Building Site Removals, Scrap Metal collections, Demolition Waste Clear Ups and Full Waste Disposal.

There are many different types for ferrous and non-ferrous materials that we are able to recycle. Using our state of the art metal analysis equipment at our new Murrayfield based HQ we are able to sort through scrap and accurately identify the different materials for recycling.

About us and our services:

  • We are a green company and enviromentally friendly
  • Offering a prompt hassle free payment
  • Fast and easy service
  • Full collection service
  • Metals and cables of any condition accepted
  • Ferrous & Non Ferrous Metals
  • Factory clearance specialist
  • Top prices paid
  • Copper, Brass, Aluminium collections
  • City centre location for your convenience
  • Modern depot
  • 20 years metal recycling experience
  • Full licensed with the Edinburgh Council, SEPA

For the building trade we can collect all your waste and scrap straight from your place of business or construction site.

If you have any questions or would like a quote then please don`t hesitate to contact us 0131 337 5400