Flexible Solutions

Flexible Solutions

At JSL Services Ltd we have provided manned security to various contracts across Edinburgh, The Lothians and beyond for over 25 years.

We have seen strong growth over the years through client retention, and a reputation for excellent service.

As an SIA Approved Contractor all our security employees are trained to the very best standard and screened to the British Standard: 7858:2019.

We provide our staff with all essential PPE and uniform to ensure they are safe and look smart and professional on client contracts.

Best Service Delivery

Best Service Delivery

Going forward we aim to ensure that we play our part in the Scottish Governments strategic community wealth building approach and as such we are dedicated to recruiting staff who are local to each contract where possible.

Our patrol monitoring system tracks all patrols of the site and ensures both the best service delivery for clients and lone worker protection for our personnel.

Our Manned services include:

Static Security Officer
Banksmen / Gatemen
Waking Watch

We have flexible solutions to suit various client requirements.

To find out more about our Manned Guarding services please call our office on 0131 657 5678 to speak to one of our team or alternatively email office@jslservices.co.uk.

Unwavering Reliability and Uncompromising Safety:

Satisfied Clients

Years of Experience


Reliable Service


“Since 2014 we have been very fortunate to be able to call on the services of JSL who have provided a wide range of services to us. The works are always undertaken to a very high and professional standard. JSL have always had a very competent and well equipped work force.

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They are such a dependable company and always respond very quickly, and we are communicated and kept informed at every stage of any works we request or instruct. The services they provide to us are invaluable and it is a privilege and pleasure to be able to have their expertise and capability to call upon.”

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Billy Bowes
Repairs Team Leader
Dunedin Canmore (Wheatley Homes East)

“JSL have been providing our Security Service to our building for almost 18 years now. We are a large multi-tenanted commercial property and rely on JSL to support our customers and to keep the building as secure as possible. We have worked closely with all the staff and have always had great relations. Happy to recommend JSL to others for their site security”

Fiona Robson
Office Manager
Places for People

“The site set up was comprehensive and we have always been supported, day and night by your staff. We get a brilliant service with a personal touch – the fact that it is the same engineers who attend every time means that we feel like they are part of our extended team. Grant has a wealth of knowledge and endless patience and understands the constrains we have to work with on site.”

Georgie Chisholm
Assistant Site Manager
Robertson Partnership Homes

“We have used JSL’s Security Services on several of our sites over the last 18 months and are very happy with the services they provide. Their staff are all very helpful and can always accommodate our needs, sometimes at very short notice. Based on our experience, we would definitely recommend them to others.”

Nicola Mooney
Site Engineer
Thomas Menzies (Builders) Ltd

“We have worked with JSL on our housing and flatted development sites for over 16 years and they have always been a very reliable company to work to, they are contactable 24 hours a day and the staff are very helpful and supportive. It is a pleasure to work with JSL now and hope to do so for many more years.”

Frank Gallagher
Operations Manager
Cruden Building Scotland Ltd

“I have used JSL on numerous housing and flatted sites for over 10 years. Nothing is an issue, and they excel to suit the varying sites requirements, both Grant and Gary go out their way to help. I could not recommend JSL enough.”

Barry Wishart
Senior Site Manager
Cruden Building Scotland Ltd

“I have had JSL look after my sites in Edinburgh for the last 10 years, during this period I have had very little damages, thefts or vandalism on my projects.

Their works from site set up to throughout the project is carried out in fast and professional manner.

I would recommend JSL as a contractor, and will continue to use in future developments.”

Scott Sutherland
Site Manager
CCG Scotland Ltd

“On Buccleuch Property’s behalf JSL oversee and uphold security measures throughout the masterplan area at Shawfair. Their proactive approach and rapid response times have played a key role in establishing a safe and secure, environment deterring anti-social behaviour and limiting damage, theft and vandalism”

Krishma Bachoo-Young
Executive Assistant
Buccleuch Property

“I have been working in conjunction with JSL now for 8 years and see it very much as a relationship not just a main contractor appointing a sub-contractor , As dealing with many different security services I believe JSL are at the top with a considerable gap to spare , The service provided is exactly as you expect from a tear 1 company.”

Tom Gracie
Contracts Manager
CCG Scotland Ltd

Clients We Serve

Clients We Serve

At J.S.L Security Services, we take pride in safeguarding businesses and communities across Edinburgh, The Lothians, and Fife.

Our comprehensive security services cater to a wide range of sectors, ensuring peace of mind and protection in every corner of your world.

Construction & Infrastructure

Tailored security solutions to ensure your sites remain protected from unauthorised access, theft and vandalism.

Public Sector

We deliver first class security solutions that protect citizens, public facilities and critical infrastructure.


Discreet, reliable security services to safeguard your personnel, assets and reputation.


We offer comprehensive security services to ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.

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