Edgar Taylor


Why Edgar Taylor?

  • Excellent Health, Safety and Environmental Record
  • Financial Stability
  • Client Focused
  • Professional Personal service
  • 85% of work is repeat business
  • Strong well managed supply chain
  • Experienced and technically capable staff


  • Education
  • Community and Leisure
  • Ecclesiastical
  • Healthcare
  • Commercial
  • Residential


  • Turnover                            £13M
  • Minimum Project size    £250K
  • Maximum Project size    £5M

Insurance Cover

  • £10M    Public liability
  • £10M    Employers liability
  • £5M       Professional Indemnity

Procurement Options

  • Traditional
  • Design and Build
  • Management Contracting
  • Framework and Partnering
  • Prime Cost




James Taylor, Managing Director, Edgar Taylor

James Taylor

Managing Director

A Member of the Chartered Institute of Building, James is the fourth generation of the Taylor family to enter the construction industry. He successfully combines his building expertise with a creative vision and business acumen.

Having gained extensive experience in construction management at Laing and Laing O’Rourke, James was appointed as a Director of Edgar Taylor in 2005. With responsibility for the overall strategy and direction of the business, James has driven Edgar Taylor into a strong position as a leading regional contractor.

James strives for continuous improvement across all aspects of Edgar Taylor’s performance, with customer service being a top priority. He understands the importance of investing in staff development and efficient, yet robust business processes in order to remain competitive and exceed expectations.

Under James’ leadership, Edgar Taylor has gained a reputation for delivering specialist and high profile projects, which has resulted in a multiple increase in turnover.

Bryan Doyle, Construction Director, Edgar Taylor

Bryan Doyle

Construction Director

With extensive experience in operations, planning and design management, Bryan has a proven track record in the delivery of high quality construction on unique projects. He prides himself on completing these projects on time and within budget.

Having studied Construction Management at Salford University with James Taylor, Bryan developed his skills as a Site Manager with Alfred McAlpine and then a Project Manager with Laing O’Rouke. He worked on a wide range of large-scale public and private sector projects before joining Edgar Taylor in 2006, where he was appointed a Director in 2011.

Bryan’s experience puts him in a strong position to take overall responsibility for project delivery. He maintains high levels of site safety and pays close attention to detail throughout every build. His exacting standards have been instrumental in the development of Edgar Taylor.


Duchy Of Cornwall
BMI Healthcare
Buckinghamshire County Council
Cherwell District Council
Stowe School
New College Oxford
Jesus College Oxford
Milton Keynes Council
Aylesbury Vale District Council
Royal Latin School
Acanthus Clews
Rickett Architects
Squires and Brown
Hadland Manning Bullock


Edgar Taylor (Buckingham) Ltd
8 & 9 Apollo Court
Radclive Road
MK18 4DF

Tel: 01280 812148
Fax: 01280 823969