Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory Adverts

Edinburgh Businesses

Here are a few adverts for Edinburgh businesses.  Some of the earlier adverts have been taken from the Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directories.

Detail from an advert in the Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory  -  1864  -  Royal Insurance Company, 13 George Street

1864

Royal Insurance Co

13 George Street

Advert in the Edinburgn & Leith Trade Directory  -  1865  -  Michael Wilshere

1865

Michael Wilshere

17 Greenside Place

Detail from an advert in the Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory  -   1867  -  Ritchie & Son, with a view from Calton Hill

1867

John Ritchie & Son

View of Calton Hill

Receipt with letterhead from Jon Player, Coach Hirer, 1870

1870

John Player, Coach Hirer

John Croall & Sons Ltd, Castle Terrace  -  1915 Bill

1915

Motoring

John Croall & Sons Ltd

John Croall & Sons Ltd, Castle Terrace  -  1915 Bill

1915

Motoring

John Croall & Sons Ltd  zoom-in

Advert for Cars  -  Gordon C MacAndrew, Lothian Road, 1927

1927

Motoring

Gordon C MacAndrew

Caledonian Hotel  -  Advert in Edinburgh Official Guide, 1923

1923

Caledonian Hotel

Buttercup Dairies  -  Paper Bag with advert

Early-1930s

Buttercup Dairy

Paper Bag (front)

Buttercup Dairies  -  Paper Bag with advert

Early-1930s

Buttercup Dairy

Paper Bag (back)

Advert for the official opening of Hillwood Produce Co roast chicken shop at 39 Clerk Street

Around 1960

Roasting Chicken

Hillwood Produce

Edinburgh Cameras  -  Logo and contact details

2002

Edinburgh Cameras

Logo

Edinburgh Cameras  -  50th Anniversary

2002

Edinburgh Cameras

Anniversary

 

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