We are the authentic Edinbugh Coin Shop.  Websites which use a form of our trading name and lead you to another shop in Edinburgh are not the authentic Edinburgh Coin Shop.  

The Edinburgh Coin Shop opened its doors in 1977, and since then has gone on to build up one of the Scotland's largest stocks of Scottish & British hammered coins, World coinage, tokens and bank notes.

We have over 60 years experience of buying and selling coins and banknotes, together with a vast knowledge of the current market value of Scottish, British and World coinage, tokens, bank notes, medals, cigarette cards, postcards and stamps. 

We are also specialists in all manner of antique and vintage jewellery, silver & silver plate, antique & vintage glassware and antique ceramics.

Our coin specialities:

  • British Commonwealth & British Isles
  • British hammered coins
  • Scottish hammered & struck coins
  • Roman coins
  • USA coinage
  • World coinage
  • Bank notes
  • Tokens of all types - Bank, Church, Bus, Workhouse, Masonic, Conronation, Seige coinage

Free Valuation service

We offer a free valuation service.   

All valuations given by phone are PROVISIONAL.  We will always need to authenticate items in person at a later date.

Free House Call service

We offer a Free House Call Service throughout Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.  

To arrange a house call for:

  • coins 
  • tokens
  • medals 
  • cigarette cards 
  • postcards and stamps

Please call Mr Brown 07716 297 408 or email us at

To arrange a house call for:

  • antique or vintage jewellery
  • silver or silver plate
  • antique glass or ceramics

Please call the above number, or our staff at Theodore David on 0131 552 6324. 

Postal Auctions

We also organise Postal Auctions for ourselves and our clients. 

If you would like us to sell items from your collection, please get in touch and we will be happy to advise you. 

Antique & Coin Fairs

In addition, we host regular stalls at Antique & Coin Fairs throughout the UK and Europe.  Please contact us for details.