About Us

Ever wondered how your local gas man ended up as a gas man? Wonder no more! Find out about how it all happened right here and how his son got in on the action as his apprentice...

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We offer a number of services for all your gas needs. Maybe your central heating's playing up or your cooker is giving you grief. Even if you've just moved into a new house and want to give everything a once over - give us a call...

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Gas Safe

That little symbol which tells us we know everything we're supposed to and guarantees you first class service. We've got it. Naturally!

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Service Contracts

Did you know that you can pay up to £192 a year for a service contract when an annual service from us costs just £50(approx)? We'll let you do the maths...

Servicing & Repairs

Central heating system seen better days? Gas fire not burning as bright? Not a problem. Give us a ring and we'll pop round, see what the issue is and have it fixed so you'll be warm and cosy again in no time!

Supply & Install

We can supply and install programmers, radiators, thermostatic radiator valves, spare parts and pumps and although we don't supply them we'll happily install and gas fires or cookers for you.

Power Flushing

This specialised process is the most efficient way of cleansing central heating systems and, although it can be quite costly starting at around £350(+VAT), can solve a range of problems including fuel wastage, boiler noise and more!

Landlord Certificates

With just a quick check over the system we can issue certification which legally protects both landlord and tennant.

About Us

Central Gas was established in 1984. Now, with over 35 years experience in the gas industry, we have established a reputation amongst our loyal client base for our fast, friendly and efficient service. Please Contact Us to find out more.


Paul CrombiePaul Crombie, the founder of Central Gas started out his career in 1972 as an apprentice with Scottish Gas. He then retrained as a service engineer and spent the last 5 years there as a technical instructor before moving off to start up his own business.


Stephen CrombieAfter a 3 year apprenticeship Stephen Crombie followed in his father's footsteps and joined the family business to work alongside Paul.

Gas Safe

Who are Gas Safe?

Gas Safe are the British regulators of gas installers. Knowing that the person installing your gas appliance has this registration gives you peace of mind that the work is guaranteed to be done to the highest standard.

Why use a Gas Safe registered installer?

In order to get that coveted Gas Safe symbol your gas engineer must be trained to the highest standards in safety and efficiency. Can you afford not to?

Want to know more?

If you want to know more about Gas Safe you can visit their website or Contact us and we'll happily answer your questions.

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Which area do we cover?

Our current cut off points (from Penicuik, where we are based) are Innerleithen, Tranent, Falkirk, South Queensferry, Livingston and Edinburgh. This isn't set in stone though so don't let that put you off calling!

Why have we set those cut off points?

To try and give each of our customers the best service that we can we try to keep travelling distance to a maximum of 30 mins. This allows us to schedule our jobs efficiently and pass this on to you by arriving on time.

How can you get us to come and visit?

If you want us to come and pay you a visit you need only ask. You can email us if you like or alternatively you can pick up the dog and bone and give us an old fashioned ring on the phone. We like to hear our customer's voices. Contact us and we'll arrange a visit.

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Contact Us

By Phone - 01968 674710

We like to speak to our customers and hear what they have to say. You can call us during normal hours or in an emergency you can get us on the mobile: 07774 181 431

By Email

Paul: paul@centralgaspenicuik.co.uk
Stephen: stephen@centralgaspenicuik.co.uk

Don't want to walk on the phone? No problem. You can get in touch by emailing us and we'll get back to you. Remember and tell us why you need us though!


We love to hear what our customers think about our service - be it our timekeeping, our efficient work or our fantastic website! Send your feedback to feedback@centralgaspenicuik.co.uk