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We are part of the John Preston Healthcare Group – a family business since 1846. 


We are the leading supplier of Mobility, Medical and Healthcare equipment in the UK and Ireland and our experienced and friendly team are trained to the highest industry standards.

Come and visit our new and improved mobility showroom at 24/3 Dryden Road, Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loandhead, Edinburgh, EH20 9HX

We are just behind Stewart Brewing!

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Our showroom stocks a vast amount of equipment but if you require a specific item, it is advisable to call us ahead on 0131 440 3929 to check stock is available to view.

Our product range is enormous so we are unable to keep every item in stock at all times.




We offer a massive range of Bathroom products



Check out our mattresses, profiling beds, bed sheets, pillows, duvets and bedroom accessories

Living Aids


We supply grab rails, trays and trolleys, cooking aids, tableware and an enormous range of living aids throughout Scotland.

Personal Care


We supply adult nappies, hygiene products, patient wipes, Incontinence products, bibs and cleaning products

Pressure Care


Mattresses, cushions and head and neck support products



Riser Recliners, Specialist seating, high back chairs, children’s seating, bariatric seating, seating accessories

Mobility Scooters


Check out our fantastic range of mobility scooters including pre-owned mobility scooters



Basic wheelchairs, Active wheelchairs, Electric wheelchairs, Pre-owned wheelchairs, Bariatric wheelchairs and every sort of wheelchair you or your client needs.

Walking aids


Rollators, walking frames, Bariatric rollators and walking aid accessories

Moving and handling


We have everything you need including hoists, slings, stair lifts and bath lifts



First aid products, Infection control, and medical equipment



We are expert suppliers of all paediatric equipment

Edinburgh Showroom opening hours

Monday – Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm
Saturday By appointment
Sunday Closed

Delivery Timetable

Each of our products and equipment have different delivery lead times. Simply contact us to confirm the expected delivery time for your product or service.


Our Product Specialists can come to you to complete an assessment by prior request with selected equipment. Assessments available throughout Scotland and selected regions of England.

Call us now

Tel: 0131 440 3929

Contact us by phone for product advice or Customer Service

About John Preston Healthcare Group

John Preston Healthcare is a sixth generation family business which celebrated 170 years in business in 2016.

Supplying industry leading products and services to Healthcare Professionals and retail customers for a number of years, the company has a showroom in Lisburn, Northern Ireland and Edinburgh, Scotland however we have extended our services to the UK and recently Europe.

We supply to the NHS, the HSE in Ireland, local authorities, Care Homes, Emergency Services and schools and colleges. We are ISO 9001 certified and operate a Customer Charter to ensure we maintain our exceptionally high standards of customer service.

In 2011 we came together with Fast Aid Medical & Mobility to form a healthcare group. Fast Aid, previously known as Anderson Medical, have been trading in Scotland for over 35 years and have a showroom in Loanhead, Edinburgh.

You can visit our showrooms In Northern Ireland and Scotland if you would like to try any of our products or arrange an assessment with a Product Specialist. We stock a wide range of mobility and homecare products, and our branch manager can advise on all your
daily living needs.

We now offer home assessments throughout England on our range of Mobility technology equipment.

Our mobility shops allow you to meet with our product specialists face-to-face at the shops or indeed
in your own home for their expert advice and assistance, see the products at first hand and get a
full demonstration of their features. 

  • Mobility Scooters
  • Wheelchairs
  • Homecare products
  • Specialist Seating
  • Paediatric Equipment
  • Bariatric Equipment
  • Medical supplies

About Us

  • We have been a family business in Scotland for over 35 years
  • We are ISO 9001 accredited
  • We supply to the NHS
  • We supply to the HSE in Ireland
  • We supply equipment to Care Homes and Local Authorities
  • We provide specialist assessments and demonstrations 
  • We offer an enormous product range
  • We operate an e-commerce website
  • We have Product Specialists on hand to help with your issues
  • We offer FREE delivery on all orders over £100.00 to UK and Ireland

We are ISO 9001 Accredited Our most recent audit was in 2016.This is a certified quality management system and proves our ability ‘ to consistently provide products and services that meet the needs of our customers and relevant stakeholders’.

Our Product Specialists

  • Paediatric Equipment

    Joe Jaconelli

    Joe is our Paediatric Specialist and and privides assessments, product training and product demonstrations across the range.

  • Mobility Products

    Stewart Taylor

    Stewart offers assessments on our excellent range of wheelchairs, mobility scooters and power attachments. View All →

  • Specialist Seating

    Mark Anderson

    Product Specialist

    Mark works with Healthcare professionals and private clients. He provides detailed product demonstrations and expert advice on our range of market leading Specialist Seating brands.View All →

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Our showroom is just 30 minutes from Edinburgh

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