Wedding Bands for hire in Edinburgh

Find a wedding band in Edinburgh for hire for your big day! If you want musicians who will keep your guests dancing all night you're in the right place. Whether you love pop classics, rock anthems or classic Motown hits, we have 245 of the best professional bands right here to choose from.

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19 bands in or around Edinburgh
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From£1250
Wedding bandEdinburgh(3 mi)

Young, fresh and modern. Rocket Jam are an energetic, bespoke function band with an aim to make any event one to remember.

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From£480
Wedding bandEdinburgh(1 mi)

We are a traditional Ceilidh Band, available for events across all of Scotland.

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From£640
Wedding bandEdinburgh(1 mi)

East coast of Scotland Function band. Covers, Ceilidh, DJ/Disco Resident band at Jam House Edinburgh Official Forth 1 Artist

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From£800
Wedding bandLarbert(24 mi)

Five musicians with an enviable depth of talent and a vast wealth of experience in the music business. ReelBack use an eclectic mix of

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Wedding bandBathgate(19 mi)

What happens when you bring together four insanely-talented musicians from different genres? You get the Bass Rock Ceilidh Band!

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From£640
Wedding bandBalerno(7 mi)

"One of the TOP 3 Classic 50's Rock'N'Roll bands in Scotland" . Extremely popular with audiences from Inverness to the Borders.

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From£650
Wedding bandCupar(26 mi)

Scottish ceilidh band | providing outstanding musical entertainment for every occasion | Ceilidh Band | Ceilidh/Disco | Background Music

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From£795
Wedding bandEdinburgh(1 mi)

Highly experienced, highly professional & experts at making your night one to remember, Diamond Sky are a 4-8 piece band.

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From£640
Wedding bandFalkirk(23 mi)

The Invaders formerly MMC Band are a Blues/60s R&B/Rock band performing mostly covers in own style. 4 piece ,Vocals, Guitar, Bass and Drums

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From£640
Wedding bandBathgate(17 mi)

Formed in the mid noughties, Alma Fiera is a rock awesome covers band with a female-fronted twist.

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From£900
Wedding bandLarbert(24 mi)

Best Before Midnight use an eclectic mix of traditional and modern ceilidh music, giving the music a unique funky Celtic-fusion twist.

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From£350
Wedding bandSt Andrews(29 mi)

Let us spice up your event. Professional, friendly entertainment. Music from all genres.

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From£1000
Wedding bandEdinburgh(1 mi)

Emily and The Fedoras are a 6 piece who re-work classic Soul, Motown, Funk Pop and Rock floor fillers. Acoustic sets also available.

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From£700
Wedding bandBonnyrigg(6 mi)

Function band based in Edinburgh area, covering a wide variety of music ranging from the sixties right through to current chart material.

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Wedding bandFalkirk(23 mi)
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From£800
Wedding bandEdinburgh(1 mi)

Professional and upbeat, 4 piece covers band. Play an exciting variety of classics and modern hits, providing a great party for all ages.

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From£300
Wedding bandStirling(29 mi)

A duo who believe in getting a night going covering all sorts from 60s right through to today Brian,singer/guitarist&Iaian,drummer/pianist

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Wedding bandDalkeith(7 mi)

Albaccord is a Scottish trumpet and accordion duo. Music covers European classical and folk favourites to the Great American Song Book.

Hiring a wedding band

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Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Folk
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How much does it cost to hire a wedding band?

The typical price per group member for wedding bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

What songs will a wedding band perform?

Professional wedding bands usually have extensive song lists - they're experienced musicians and will cater the songs they play to fit the mood of the night (with your input and ideas of course!). A wedding band's first priority is hitting the right tunes at the right time, getting your guests dancing, and making sure the evening is unforgettable. Unlike a pre-organised Spotify playlist, wedding bands will 'read the room', providing the right musical atmosphere to suit the moment. Make sure you tell the band the song you'd like them to play for the first dance well in advance - they might already know it, but best not to risk it!

When should I get the band to perform?

After the wedding dinner is usually your best bet. The band will normally set-up during dinner, and be ready to start the party when you are. If you're after something low-key, getting the band to play background music during canapes is not unheard of - simply let them know beforehand.

Will the wedding band provide all their own equipment?

Wedding bands will come well-prepared with all their own equipment: lights, PA system, music gear, and sometimes even a sound assistant! To give them a break between their sets, they will also often provide a DJ service, which will keep the guests happy and the dancefloor moving (and perhaps, even grooving - depends on whether you invited crazy uncle Albert or not!)

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