Scrap my car in Edinburgh - find out your scrap car value

Do you need to find out how much your scrap car is worth? You can get a quick quote for your car with CarTakeBack, just enter your registration and postcode, it's that simple. CarTakeBack in Edinburgh will save you time and effort!

Once you have your scrap  car quote, which is valid for seven days. You can arrange to have your car collected at a convenient time, or drop your car off at your local branch, just bring your reference number.

Before visiting our Edinburgh branch, be sure to get your free quote first. It takes no time at all!

About our Edinburgh branch

With nearly half a million people living in Edinburgh and it being one of the most visited cities in the UK for tourism, there are a lot of cars on the road. If you've decided to sell your car to get out of the chaotic traffic, we can help you, whether you're in Edinburgh, or any of the surrounding areas, including:

  • Gogar
  • Hermiston
  • Leith
  • Kings Knowe
  • Sighthill
  • Ingliston
  • Musselburgh

We are happy to collect your scrap car from anywhere in the country, and you can find the nearest CarTakeBack branch to you by entering your postcode in the instant quote form below.

We collect cars from Edinburgh and surrounding areas

Simply get an instant quote then choose a collection date that suits you

Drop your car off at CarTakeBack - Edinburgh

West Harbour Road, Granton, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH5 1PH

Environmental permit WML/E/111

Call 0330 066 95 76

No appointment necessary when you get an instant quote, just bring your reference number

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Why choose to sell your scrap car with us in Edinburgh

When you sell your car with CarTakeBack in Edinburgh, the paperwork is taken care of for you. If your car is no longer roadworthy and needs to be recycled, our branch in Edinburgh is an authorised scrap car recycling centre, so your car will be recycled to the best and most responsible standards.

What cars can I sell to CarTakeBack?

At CarTakeBack in Edinburgh we are pleased to be able to offer a quote for any car in any condition. With us you can even:

  • Sell a faulty car
  • Sell a car that has failed its MOT
  • Sell a car with high mileage
  • Sell a car without keys
  • Sell a car without a V5C Registration Certificate
  • Sell a car without service history
  • Sell a damaged car
  • Sell a non-starting car

Please note that factors like the above will affect your quotation, and you will be expected to declare any and all factors when getting your quote. We will also assume your car is free from major damage unless told otherwise.


Reviews of CarTakeBack Edinburgh

Don't take our word for it. Take a look what our existing customers had to say about their experience selling their car to CarTakeBack in Edinburgh.

“You provide the kind of information that is necessary in a clear and accessible form.”

Peter Flatman, who sold us a Peugeot 307

“I thought the service was excellent and would certainly recommend you to others.”

– Duncan, who sold us a Nissan Primera

“Very clear website, easy to follow instructions. Very speedy quote.”

 – Eleanore Widger, who sold us a Peugeot 206


Other CarTakeBack branches near Edinburgh

Are you looking to sell your used or scrap car elsewhere in Scotland? We are pleased to operate several other accessible branches across the country. See below for details:

There are many other options available besides these. Find out more about all our branches in Scotland.

Getting a quote from CarTakeBack will find you the best price for your car in the whole of your area, so there is no need to shop around. You know you will get the best price from us.


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About your quote About your Car Having your car collected Dropping your car off Getting paid How the law affects you How the law affects us About CarTakeBack

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