Welcome To

Affordable  Accountancy 

Giving You Value For Money

Established in 2008, our mission was to be able to provide a city centre practice service but without the hefty price tag.  
Working hand in hand with business owners of all sizes and helping them know their business and its numbers.


Services We Provide

Our aim is to help you understand you business numbers.  Only then can you be more efficient and grow your business.

Backed by a team of experienced professionals, our strategic services meet the needs of all types and sizes of clients - from small startups to large firms - and deliver lasting changes with measurable growth.


Please get in touch with us today to learn how the A Team can help your future success.


Introductory Consultation

Expert Guidance

Our free introductory consultation is designed to be a risk free experience.

In having a chat with us, we can find out exactly how we can help you and your business.

Our aim is to tailor our services to your exact needs so that you only pay for those essential services.


Keep Things Updated

We can help you with the day to day tasks of recording your income and expenditure.

We can do all of this for you using the latest technology or, we can train you and your staff so you can do it in house.

ABAS are a fully Certified Xero Advisor.


Making Sense fo the Numbers

We can prepare your annual financial statements for lodging with HMRC and Companies House.

In addition to this, we can prepare regular management accounts.  These will help you see the up to date real time position of your business.

Annual accounts only show you the historical picture, we can help you become a pro-active business, not a reactive one.



Plan For The Future

Our tax advice goes hand in hand with our accounting services.  We can advise you on both personal and business taxation.

Our partner asupport network has specialists in other areas of taxation that are of a specialised nature.

If we don't know the answer, we have a support partner that does.

Business Planning

Think Ahead

With years of experience, our staff have the capabilities and expertise to take your business to the next level.

At ABAS we combine our insights and skills to transform your processes and strategies, and in turn, your company.

We’re proud to help shape and improve how our clients structure and manage their business.

Brand Positioning & Marketing

Expert Guidance

Now that we have covered all the numbers, you need to tell people what a great business you have.

Social media marketing is a great tool but it can be time consuming. 

Our team can help you with this and tailor a package that will meet your needs.

Partner Support Network

When We Don't Have All The Answers

Smart Choice Pensions Limited

Auto Enrolment Specialists

Working hand in hand with Smart Choice, they look after all our clients auto enrolements needs and take away the hassle.

ABAS have worked with some of the best businesses in a variety of sectors.

As part of our committment to helping our clients, we have collaborated with a number of them and created a Support Partner Network.

Experts in their chosen field and with services that will benefit every business or individual

Crannog Digital

Starting Small

A Glasgow based company who have a wealth of experience in IT as well as web design and many other digital talents.

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Michelle Brown PR - Marketing & Communications

Telling Everyone Your Story

Michelle Brown PR was founded in 2014 by Michelle, who has over 20 years’ experience in the industry, latterly working with one of the UK’s largest, independent PR, Marketing and Communications groups, delivering high-profile, successful campaigns.

With candidness and integrity, we don’t just tell people about your brand we live it, positioning ourselves from the outset as an extension of your team.

We like to build strong relationships with our clients, which makes it easier to shout from the rooftops about every detail of your brand, to our extensive list of UK-wide online and offline media contacts.

Client experience across all sectors and sizes includes Premier Inn, Costa Coffee, M&S, Specsavers, Cala Homes, Huggies, Geox, Business Gateway, Foxlake Adventures, Voluntary Action Fund and Scottish Women's Aid.

Linkedin Business Systems

Your Online Business Profile with Steve Ponton


Simple, workable LinkedIn personal and business growth systems that ‘work’, for corporates, professional services, SME’s, and individuals. Easy to ‘follow and do’ methodology – Delivering Results.
You can become highly effective in prospecting, selling, client relations, marketing and networking on LinkedIn.

You don’t need any digital skills to achieve success on LinkedIn.

For more than 15 years he has used LinkedIn to achieve personal and business growth.

LinkedIn Success Systems is only CPD accredited training of this type.

With nearly 30 year’s experience in Sales and Business Development in both corporates and SME, which is key to training teams to be effective and achieve results using LinkedIn. As a LinkedIn Associate Partner, Steve know what works and what doesn’t.

Hunter Wealth Management

One Of Edinburgh's Top Advisors

We are completely whole of market Independent Financial Advisers (IFA).

We are Part of Fairstone, Financial Management, one of the UK’s largest Chartered IFA and


Wealth Management businesses, advising on over £8 Billion of assets under management.


We advise Private and Corporate Clients and we provide high quality, clear, unbiased, independent financial advice.

Our first meeting is always free of charge, or obligation.


We are completely transparent and upfront with all costs, so you are always in full control.


Please call us now on 0131 229 0608 for a free meeting.


Gateway Insurance Services

One-2-One Insurance

We offer the highest quality service to our clients with a direct contact to an appointed account handler 24/7. Gateway Insurance Services are not your usual Monday to Friday 9-5 insurance broker, we will go the extra mile for our clients.

Where possible we will deal with our clients on a one to one basis to establish covers required for each individual enquiry.

Effective Now

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Nobody knows your business better than you. Your customers. Your marketplace. Your products and services. Your tools, technology and processes.


You know your business best but sometimes some things need to change. We can help you with all of that.

From sole traders through to the largest corporate clients it’s all about TRUST. We’re happy to be a little bit different from the norm. It all starts with you and your people.

Meet The A Team

Steve  McKenzie



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Steve has over 30 years

working in finance, both in

the private and practice sectors.

Brenda McKenzie



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Brenda spent most of her career working at Heriot Watt University, and in later years ran her own businesses.

Karen. Robertson



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Karens's background has always been in finance and is the team pension specialist

David Arthur

Fleet Management

& Insurance

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David's role is to help clients connect with the right people.  Be it vehicle leasing or insruance, he's your man.


I would highly recommend Steve for Bookkeeping and Accountancy and the service that he provides. It is certainly affordable and professional many thanks Steve.

Chris Evans - Mortgage Advisor

As a successful businessman of over 20 years and had bad experiences with several accountants over the years, Steve has delivered a high quality, high input, effect on my business and this together with good planning has delivered my accounts in a timely fashion at a great price. It's very difficult not to recommend him to others.

William Hunter - Financial Advisor




Contact Us

Contact us and find how our services can benefit your company.

Office 2
62 - 66 Newcraighall Road
Edinburgh, EH15 3HS

0131 322 5385


Tel. 0131 322 5385

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