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Condolences
posted on website -- Mar 8, 2020 --

 

Sad news with the announcement of the death of retired colleague George Robertson (aged78). Below is a copy of the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service internal memo detailing the death and funeral arrangements. 

 

SFRS Internal Memo:

 

"It is with deep regret that we announce the sudden death of our retired colleague and friend George Robertson, who sadly passed away on Sunday 1 March 2020.

 

George joined the South Eastern Fire Brigade in 1965 and served at Fire stations within the City of Edinburgh & West Lothian and on secondment to the Scottish Fire Services Training School in Gullane, where he finished his career as temporary Commandant. George retired from Lothian and Borders Fire Brigade in March 1995.

 

Our thoughts and condolences are with George's family and friends at this very sad time.

 

George's funeral details are as follows:

Date – Wednesday 11th March

Time – 16:00 hours

Location – West Lothian Crematorium, Cousland Wood, Starlaw Place, Off Starlaw Road, Livingston EH54 7FD"