The Value of Clean

Our customers have high expectations and St Jude’s Laundry delivers an unrivalled service, ensuring we uphold your reputation.


We understand that working in hospitality, your days can be hectic. You’ll continually juggle your time between delivering a memorable experience to your guests whilst keeping track of all the behind the scenes activity. Having peace of mind about less glamourous but wholly essential details like laundry can help take the stress out of your day.

St Jude’s Laundry provides services to Palaces, Hotels, Hostels, Guest Houses, B&Bs, Caravan Parks, Holiday Lets and Private Jets.
At St Jude’s Laundry, we can offer you the range of services and products you need to keep your linen cupboard stocked. Find out more by selecting any of the following…

Bed Linen Collection

70/30 cotton rich.
130 thread count.

80/20 cotton rich.
200 thread count with 1cm stripe.

80/20 percale.
200 thread count.

100% cotton.
300 thread count with 5mm stripe.

100% cotton.
400 thread count.

All of our ranges are available in single, double, king and superking sizes. For any other sizes please just ask and we will do our best to accommodate your request.

Towel Collection

100% cotton. 450g.

100% cotton. 500g.

100% cotton. 550g.

100% cotton. 600g.:

100% cotton. 500g in 10 colour options.

Bath towel, 100% cotton. 420g.

Waffle weave, Terry Towelling or Velour.

Restaurant & Catering

Our table linen hire service offers a range of beautiful tablecloths and napkins. Our hand finished service will ensure superb results time after time. Our range of crisp, white table linen ensures your guests the perfect setting to dine in.

St Jude’s laundry provides services to restaurants, café’s, bars, catering and events companies. You can choose from our hire service or we can launder your own items or you may mix and match our services if you wish. Coloured table linen available on request – just ask.

Restaurant & Kitchen Range

100% polyester
Polyester for durability and stain resistance.

100% cotton
Pure cotton for classical elegance

Kitchen Range
Waiter servers / Kitchen cloths / Oven cloths / Glass cloths / Aprons / Chef wear

Health Care

St Jude’s Laundry fully understands that laundry for the medical sector needs special attention. That’s why we can ensure full thermal or chemical disinfection by washing linens and garments in accordance with the guidelines set out in HSG(95)18.

We understand that you may have your own in-house laundry. St Jude’s Laundry are here for you as either your main provider or as a back up in the event that you have equipment failure or a particularly busy period due to unforeseen circumstances such as a virus outbreak.

St Jude’s Laundry provides services to hospitals and clinics, care and nursing homes, vets, dentists and children’s nurseries. We are proud to supply laundry services to Edinburgh’s largest private hospital.


Bed linen /Towels/Scrubs/Patient Gowns - hire or hospital owned items.

Care / Nursing Homes Info

Bed linen/Towels – hire or care home owned items. Residents own personal laundry.


Whether you are a school or university, St Jude’s Laundry understand you’ll be working to a hectic timetable. We are happy to adapt our services to suit your particular needs – removing any distractions, to help create the best environment for your students learning.


Blazers, Shirts ,Kilts, Trousers, Ties, Sportswear, Towels, Bedlinen, Curtains


Bed linen/Towels – hire for student accommodation summer lets. University owned items e.g. Lab coats


Any sporting activity needs the sole focus to be on winning. Clear your mind and let us tackle washing your sports kit. We can collect kit from your club, home or office, then wash, dry and fold it making sure it is fresh, clean and ready for action. Football, rugby, netball, lacrosse, hockey or whatever you play, St Jude’s Laundry will have your entire team looking like winners. Please just call us to discuss your requirements.
If you run a spa, beauty salon or hair salon, your business is focussed on making your clients look and feel better. Our towelling service will help you achieve this and we would be delighted to assist.  Our delivery and collection service mean you can concentrate on your customers.
In addition to the above St Jude’s laundry provide services to exclusive golf clubs, international rugby stadiums, bikram yoga studios, horse riding stables and gyms.
Sports clubs & Gyms

Hire and laundry of bed linen/towels/table linen. Laundry of company owned items e.g.

  • towels
  • horse blankets
  • sports kit.
Spas, Hair and beauty info

Hire and laundry of spa towels and bathrobes or we can launder your company’s own items.

About Us

History and Present

St Jude's Laundry was founded by Capability Scotland in 1963 and is now part of Forth Sector.

St Jude’s offer a bespoke, hand finished commercial laundry service, providing excellent attention to detail.

We have recently relocated to our purpose built state-of-the-art laundry at Duddingston and are the only industrial laundry in Edinburgh located only 10 minutes from the City centre. 

Our new laundry equipment is energy efficient and has reduced the use of water and detergents whilst maintaining the highest standards of cleaning and laundry efficiency. We also use biodegradable detergents. With careful planning of our delivery routes we ensure that our delivery vehicles are as fuel efficient as possible. We also recycle all of our cardboard, food and plastic waste.

St Jude’s Laundry have held a Royal Warrant for over 25 years as launderer to Her Majesty the Queen, and your items will be laundered in the same way as those from the Royal household. 

Our laundry is staffed by individuals with mental health, physical or learning disabilities.  By using our services you will be supporting local people with disabilities whilst aiding your company in achieving Corporate Social Responsibility compliance.

Everyone at St Jude’s Laundry adds to our forward momentum, creating a vibrant and professional working environment. The bench mark is excellence and our team is full of lives improved by simply being given an opportunity to shine.

So, if you’re a customer of ours you will not only be getting a first-rate service, you will also be helping local people find meaningful employment. 

Whether you’re a 5-star boutique hotel or a tiny coffee shop, we’ll be able to help you streamline your business. Choosing St Jude’s Laundry gives you more time to focus on driving your business forward… whatever you require and when you need it, we’d be delighted to discuss with you a value for money service that’s tailored to you.

Why Use Us?

  • No minimum order requirement or charges
  • No lengthy contracts
  • Pay as you go - price per piece laundered and delivered
  • Quality hand finished service
  • We can launder your own linen, provide dedicated hire stock or you can mix and match our products and services
  • Constant assessment and replacement of hire linen
  • Tailored delivery and collections to accommodate your peak trading periods
  • Scheduled collection and delivery service or on demand courier service available
  • 24 hour express turnaround service available for yachts and private jets
  • Royal Warrant – highlights that we are a treasured and respected institution
  • Achieve your Corporate and Social Responsibility Goals by utilising the services of our supported workforce
  • Robust contingency plan in place ensuring continuity of service
  • Next day delivery as standard from our linen suppliers
  • Significantly more cost and time effective than using your own on site laundry
  • Excellent customer service

Don't Take Our Word For It,
Heres What Our Customers Have To Say About Us...



“St Jude’s Laundry Edinburgh is a very professional and organised linen company. We have used their services for over two years and they consistently meet or exceed our expectations. Their performance, efficiency, and productivity are outstanding."
Janet Gagen General Manager, SYHA

Queens Guest House

“St. Jude's Laundry has stood by our ideals for many years. The quality in the service provided has been part of our high standards for many years”.
Shabaz Rafique, Proprietor, Queens Guest House

Amateur Boxing Association

“The table cloths looked amazing and we were delighted with the quality of them. We of course are happy to advertise the first class service St Jude's Laundry has provided for Amateur Boxing Association Scotland.  Helping charities is and should be the way forward.”
Denise McManus, Director, ABAS

Additional Services

Domestic/Personal Customers

Since 1971, we have been laundering personal linens. It’s the same exacting service we offer our commercial customers, including hand finishing. Every single item receives individual attention. You can bring your laundry directly to us (we have convenient off street parking) or you can choose for us to collect and deliver from and to your home


St Jude’s Laundry can also provide a laundry stewarding service. We will take responsibility for receiving laundry, sorting and stocking linen cupboards, ensuring stock levels are maintained and return used linen to be laundered

Linen Purchase

We receive preferential rates from our suppliers and can place linen orders on your behalf

Embroidery Services

We have a privately owned embroidery business on site who is happy to discuss your requirements with you

Dry Cleaning

If you require dry cleaning, that’s no problem either, just ask about our competitively priced service


We also launder work wear items such as overalls, boiler suits, high visibility vests and lab coats and also all types of ceremonial regalia

Contact Us

St Jude’s Laundry
Duddingston Yards
Duddingston Park South
EH15 3NT
Recognised as a Scottish Charity Registration No.SC016414  


For new customer enquiries:

Sales Manager

Emma de Loseby

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For existing customer enquiries:


St Jude's Laundry

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To speak to the laundry manager:

Laundry Manager

Lynsey Watson

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