• © John Sinclair Photography 2018

  • © John Sinclair Photography 2018

Covid-19 Pandemic Restrictions – Update
Due to the current lockdown restrictions in place I am unable to come to your events to provide magical entertainment. 
But as soon as restrictions are lifted and it complies with Covid Safety I will be back providing socially distanced magic.  
If you are planning an event later this year (2021), next year (2022) and beyond, please do get in touch and enquire about my availability.  If a provisional booking is made and then postponed due to Covid Restrictions any deposits paid will be carried forward to the new date.
In the meantime I continue to provide magic lessons, so please do get in touch if you would like to learn card magic.
Stay Safe.


I am a full-time professional close-up, sleight-of-hand magician based in Edinburgh, specializing mainly close-up card magic, but also magic with everyday objects (a ring, Kitkats, etc…).  I also do some mind reading.  I am well known for making various objects disappear and reappear in impossible locations. 

I perform at weddings, corporate events, dinners, charity occasions, bars/restaurants and festivals throughout Scotland and beyond. The type of magic I provide mostly is strolling magic round small groups of people and/or sitting at a table.  I am a family entertainer, provide magic for adults and young people (aged 7/8 years upwards).  I am not children’s entertainer.

I have had the pleasure of performing for some well known companies, including EY, Royal Bank of Scotland, J.P. Morgan, PWC, Deloitte, Standard Life Aberdeen, Baillie Gifford, Scottish Whisky Association, Glasgow Science Centre and the National Museum of Scotland. I am also resident close-up magician at the world famous Pleasance Courtyard during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. I’m also resident magician at The Pitt Street Market (Edinburgh) and Heb Celt Fest (Stornoway).

I have 65 FIVE STAR Google Reviews, with testimonials from many different people who I’ve entertained.  You can find this by doing a Google search for ‘Jim the Magician Edinburgh’ or clicking on this link, where all my Google Reviews are listed on my website – www.beyondbeliefmagic.co.uk/testimonials/google-reviews

As part of my company Beyond Belief Magic, I also teach magic to beginners and intermediate level, both on a one-to;one basis and in small groups.


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