The Quilietti Family

The story of a Scots Italian family

STANTON Peter 1941-2017

Brothers Denis, Peter, Jimmy and Mick Stanton

Peter and Jimmy Stanton circa 1960

Peter Stanton

Maggie Beveridge

early 1974 Hunter’s Hall Park in Edinburgh, Darren Quilietti, Peter, Derek and Scott Stanton

Peter’s wife Maggie Beveridge with sone Peter and niece Donna Stanton

just one of Peter’s famous poems

Peter was born on Xmas Day in 1942.  He is the middle child of Peter and Mary Stanton.   Born and raised in Niddrie and proud of it to this very day.   He went to St. John’s RC Primary school in Portobello joining the class of 1948.


He married Maggie Beveridge and they have three kids, Peter, Derek and Michael.   Maggie died in 2011.

Son Peter now lives in Australia but visits regularly. The two Peter’s are photographed here with daughter-in-law Liz. [Derek’s wife

Gail and Peter. They have lived in Sydney for many years now

Two of Peter’s grandsons. Lee and Jason Stanton

Peter worked as a mechanic for many years up the wisp garage.

Peter and Maggie

Derek with Lyndsey

Lyndsey Stanton

Derek with Lyndsey

Lee Stanton plays drums in Thy Art is Murder. He looks so much like his dad

Thy Art is Murder

Lee with fiancee’

Jason Stanton with his girlfriend Suzi

 Suzi and Jason






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