Welcome to John H Roberts

John H Roberts is a family run coal merchants and haulage business at Whinhill Auchenblae by Laurencekirk,  Aberdeenshire AB30 1TD.

The coal business has been established for nearly 50 years and sells domestic coal and smokeless fuels from Ballater and Braemar to Inverurie in the North and Dundee and Glamis in the South, employing 8 fulltime and 1 part time staff plus ourselves.

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There are weekly deliveries in the winter months to various areas round Portlethen, Muchalls, Netherley, Cookney, Stonehaven, Catterline, Inverbervie, Gourdon, Johnshaven, St Cyrus, Drumlithie, Laurencekirk, Auchenblae, Fettercairn, Edzell, Brechin, Montrose, Inverkeilor, Lunan, Arbroath and Forfar  on set days of the week.  There are fortnightly deliveries to Carmyllie and Carnoustie areas on a Saturday.

We pride ourselves in having friendly and efficient delivery drivers who always deliver. Our office staff can help with ordering right through to the delivery of the products that meet your needs.

We stock a variety of smokeless fuels and domestic coal to suit most types of stoves and open fires.  This year we are also offering a cash and carry service at the yard at Auchenblae where you can come and collect 20kg bags of smokeless fuel and domestic house coal. We also have 500kg (Half Ton) bags that can be collected from the yard at a discounted price, call for more information.

We also stock wood pellets for wood boilers, recycled wood briquettes, peat, soft wood logs, heavy duty plastic coal bunkers and kindling both for delivery and collection. View our products for further details.

Keep Yourself Cosy - give us a call to quote for your winter fuel requirements.  We are onsite 24/7 you won’t get an answering machine and your orders and questions are dealt with promptly.