Large scale commercialTree Clearance

Thomson Trees are specialists in site clearance and vegetation removal on sites intended for building, or other amenity areas that have become overgrown. Our hard earned years of experience all contribute to making us one of the most efficient companies in the area.

Based just outside Edinburgh, we are ideally situated to carry out large scale site clearance, tree clearance, and vegetation removal. If waste is to be removed, our depot is only a short distance from the centre of Edinburgh where it can be recycled in line with our environmental policy.

We are suitably equipped to carry out site clearance in Edinburgh with a large range of machinery at our disposal. This includes a tracked skid steer for handling of larger timber on-site. Our 7.5t lorry along with tractor and timber trailer help with the logistics of removing waste from the site as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible.

Our many satisfied site clearance customers in and around Edinburgh include estate agents, property management companies, and of course builders and developers.


All our staff and fully qualified in chainsaw operations and any machinery we employ on our sites. Thomson Trees are also an Arb Approved contractor, meaning we satisfy all the criteria concerning the management of trees. If you are a commerical company, you can be rest assured that your contractor is abiding by all health and safety laws whilst working on your site. In addition, we are also a FISA member and have recently achieved Trustmark approved status.

Garden Clearance

In addition to large scale site clearance, Thomson Trees also carry out garden clearances, primarily of overgrown trees and hedges. We can remove all waste from site including the complete removal of tree stumps. If you are looking to start over with a clean slate, we can also advise and undertake the planting of trees and hedges.

Get in touch for a free site clearance quote

All quotations for site clearance in and around Edinburgh are free of charge at Thomson Trees Ltd. We are always delighted to hear from old and new clients, and will be happy to discuss your trees and offer any advice we can.