The Jacobites

Ceilidh Band Traditional Scottish

The Jacobites are an experienced ceilidh band based in Edinburgh that offer professional ceilidh for weddings and events.

We offer a ceilidh with a difference

  • We offer an exciting live musical experience
  • A love and a passion for Scottish music
  • A fun, upbeat, dynamic and unique style
  • Traditional Scottish music mixed with contemporary Scottish folk music
  • A ceilidh tailored to your needs
  • 2 callers to call dances
  • We’re happy to teach complete beginners as we’ve taught thousands of people how to dance form all across the world
  • We’re the founders of The Edinburgh Street ceilidh
  • We bring our own p.a. system and we’re happy to travel
  • We’re fully insured.
  • We give you an assurance that the music will get your feet moving, and your guests dancing!

Videos & Photos

“Absolutely tremendous! The Jacobites made our son’s 18th birthday just amazing …… fantastic sound… Foot stomping… Got everybody up on the floor from a huge crowd of 18-year-olds to a couple of 80 year olds, and everybody in between!! Our feet hardly touched the ground all night… An absolute privilege to have you talented musicians play for us………. your sheer energy and passion for the music is exceptional… thanks guys!!!!” 11.02.17

Susan Kidd

It was an amazing night So much talent , loved every minute Lets do it all again?!

Michelle Chalkley


  • 2 x 45 minute sets

    2 sets of ceilidh music with dances called.

  • extra 45 minute set

    2 sets not enough?! add another…