Common questions people have asked Edinburgh DJ Hire!

How do I book ?

Contact us and provide details of your event including the date and location, type of party etc. and we will confirm availability and pricing within 24 hours.

How much will it cost ?

Contact us and provide details of your event including the date and location, type of party etc. and we will confirm availability and pricing within 24 hours.

How do I pay ?

You can pay prior to the event by bank transfer, PayPal or by arrangement at a consultation at our Edinburgh office. You also have the option to pay on the night. If you decide to pay on the night, you must give the DJ payment prior to commencement of the event.

How soon do I need to book ?

The majority of people require weekend bookings, and as such we only have a limited amount of bookings we can take before we are booked to capacity. Due to the limited availability we always advise to book as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Will you play requests?

Yes, we will play requests. We welcome requests before your party, we can provide you with a playlist request form via email. We also take requests from your guests at the event. We will then merge your requests, your guests requests and our own mix of fantastic music to make sure your event is truly memorable.

We are there to play the best music available. We don't offer a Karaoke service. Edinburgh DJ Hire is a premier music based service and believe in focusing on this service.

Are you insured ?

Edinburgh DJ Hire has full Public Liability Insurance to the value of £1 million pounds. Additionally, all our equipment is well maintained. Copies of our certificates are available to view on request.

Which areas do you cover ?

We are based in Edinburgh and cover all areas throughout Scotland.

Reliability ?

The DJ will arrive at least an half an hour before your event starts in order to setup with as little inconvenience as possible.

Are you PAT tested ?

Yes, all our equipment is fully PAT tested and Paul is a certified PAT Testing engineer and completed his course with

 Here is a comprehensive guide to our equipment at Edinburgh DJ Hire including technical specifications:

Nb- All our equipment is currently up to date PAT tested by Nicholson Bros Electrical Services Edinburgh.


Decks 4x Pioneer 800 CDJs

Pioneer 1000mk 2 decks x2

  • Power Consumption Operational runs off 13amp plugs standard IEC connection

  • Power Consumption Operational 21 Watts


  • Acer laptop N1 BC2 Gaming laptop 16 meg ram 2XTB Hd

  • 4x HP laptop computers (Output 18.5 V) with Native Instruments Audio 6 soundcards running Traktor software on windows 7&8 VIA USB 2 power. Power Consumption Operational

  • Runs off 13amp plugs, standard IEC connection

  • Traktor F1 controller via USB 2 power x4

  • Traktor x1 controller

  • Traktor Audio 6 inferface x 4


  • Behringer DJX 750 mixer x2 (Power consumption 32 Watts, standard IEC connections 13 amp plug)

  • Pioneer DJM 500 Mixer x2

  • Ecler Nuo 4.0 Mixing desk (Power consumption 32 watts, standard IEC connections 13 amp plug)


  • Traktor F1 controllers x 4 Behringer pl series x2

Sound Systems

4X Truesonic TS15A Alto powered PA

  • active speakers 800 watts per channel

  • Power Consumption Operational runs off 13amp plugs

Active 800 Watt 2-Way 15" loudspeakers

2x TS12 Alto Truesonic Powered P.A. Active speakers

  • 800 Watts of Class D power

  • 15” low-frequency transducer, 1” neodymium driver

  • Two mic/line combo inputs with independent volume controls

  • XLR output to link speakers

  • Lightweight, trapezoidal cabinet with handles

  • Use as a traditional upright loudspeaker or as floor wedge monitor

  • Stand and pole-mountable or flyable

  • Clip limiter with red LED

  • Ground lift switch

  • Contour switch for increased EQ control

  • Accurate audience coverage, not just on-axis

  • Designed and tuned in the USA

DAVE 10 G3 Compact 10" active PA System

LD Systems - Active PA-System with DSP

Power Consumption Operational runs off 13amp plugs

LD Sound system specs DAVE 10 G3

  • Amplifier: Class A/B

  • Amplifier Output System (RMS): 350W

  • Amplifier Output System (Peak): 700W

  • Amplifier Output Subwoofer (RMS): 150W

  • Amplifier Output Subwoofer (Peak): 300W

  • Amplifier Output Mid/Hi (RMS): 2 x 100W

  • Amplifier Output Mid/Hi (Peak): 2 x 200W

  • Protection circuits: limiter, short circuit, overload

  • Cooling: Aluminium heat sink

  • Controls: Power, sub level, Subwoofer Phase Reverse, volume

  • Display: Power, signal, limit

  • Operating voltage: transformer, 220 V AC - 240 V AC

  • Power consumption: 600VA


Galaxian GEM Led

  • IEC AC IN/OUT on rear to daisy chain power (up to 16 units)

  • Power Consumption: 20W maximum

  • Multi-voltage operation: AC 100V~240V 50/60Hz- IEC socket

  • Dimensions (LxWxH): 11.5" x 13" x 8" / 290 x 325 x 201mm

  • Weight: 9 lbs. / 3.7 kgs.

 DMX laser 40 fscan 

  • Laser power: 40mW

  • Rated voltage: AC100V-240V/50Hz-60Hz

  • Power consumption: 80W

  • Laser wavelength: 532nm

  • Laser source: solid semiconductor laser generator

  • Laser colour: emerald green

  • Scanning: 15kpps scanner system

  • Scanning angle: ±20 degrees

  • Laser patterns: 42

  • Control modes: Sound-activated, Auto, Master/Slave and DMX512

  • DMX channels: 9 x DMX512

  • Chassis: Aluminium

  • Size: 260 x 230 x 185mm (LxWxH)

  • Net weight: 2Kg


Kam Lasers

x2 Kam I link green lasers

  • x2 Prosound LED Pod lights

  • x2 Prosound Led Crystal Ball Lights

  • x2 Led Fireball Party Lights 

  • Power supply: AC100V-240V / 50Hz~60Hz

  • Dimensions: 117 x 92 x 46mm

  • Weight: 0.35Kg 

Mystic led predator light

  • LED Moonflower with 224 sharp red, green & blue high output colored beams (5mm LEDs: 88 Red, 48 Green & 88 blue)

  • Output similar to a 250W Halogen lamp

  • Produces a wide coverage of LED patterns that can be projected on a dance floor or wall

  • Easy-to-use - Operational by its own built-in light show (Sound active) or DMX-512 (USITT)

  • High output with new lens technology

  • Very low power consumption

  • Extreme long lifetime of the LEDs (100,000 hr. rating)

  • Linkable via 3-pin XLR DMX In/Output, 4 DMX Channels

  • LED DMX display with 4-button menu

  • AC IEC outlet on rear to daisy chain power

  • 1/4-inch plug on rear for use with American DJ UC3 universal controller

  • Includes mounting brackets

  • Power consumption: 48 Watts / 0.4 Amps

  • Dimensions (LxWxH): 18.5”x14.75”x14.75” / 470x370x370mm

  • Weight: 10 lbs. / 4.5 kgs.


Predator Equinox led light

  • Power supply: 240V

  • Power Consumption: 20W

  • Dimensions: 395 x 305 x 305mm

  • Weight: 4.0Kgs

1 x Chevrolet Smoke Machine