We are very sad to announce the passing of Billy Peffers 

It is with a heavy heart that we bring the very sad news that Billy Peffers has suddenly passed away this week. Billy was much loved by both staff and customers a like.

Billy worked with the company in many different roles for 42 years from 1972 until he retired in 2014, he always brought a smile and a laugh to  everyone who had the pleasure of meeting him.billypeffers

The funeral will be on 19th January for a service at Dorricot and Bent in Larkhall at 10.15 and thereafter at 11am at the Larkhall Cemetery.

Billy will be sadly missed and our deepest sympathy goes to all of his friends and family.


Simon Hannah
Managing Director
J W Filshill


We’ve come a long way since our establishment in 1875.

At heart we are a strong Scottish family company who still follow many of the traditional values that have made our company so successful over the years. However, we are also modern and forward looking and we still believe that our success is due to our strong working relationships with our customers and suppliers. That’s why we have been lucky enough to be awarded over 50 awards in the last decade. It’s a testament to our staff (over 250 now!) and to how we conduct our business.

With 140 years of experience in the Scottish convenience sector, we know what it takes to run a business. We know what support you need to make your business more profitable.

Our KeyStore brand is one of the most recognised convenience store brands in Scotland.

Here’s the Filshill guarantee.

  • We’ll support you with the best service in the market place
  • We’ll support you with on-time deliveries, merchandising, promotions and prices
  • We’ll support you with marketing plans to drive footfall and increase sales
  • We’ll support your local area, which will reflect well on you, helping your business
  • We’ll support you with passionate people to drive your business forward

In fact, as our marketing campaign states,
‘We’ll Support You Ever More!’