Welcome!

Cosgrove operates a charity shop in Shawlands, in the bustling heart of Glasgow’s south side. In our charity shop you can find all sorts of bargains!

We welcome your donations and we are always looking for volunteers!

All proceeds raised in our shops are used to fund our supported employment project, which gives people the chance to access realistic work experience in a retail environment.

Shop Location:

5, Skirving Street, Shawlands. G41 3BA

(0141 632 1441)                         

Opening hours:

Monday to Saturday: 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 11:00 - 16:00 

Our furniture shop stocks a range of furniture, clothing, electricals and media, with budgets to suit every price range.

We also offer bric-a-brac, vinyl, books and some unusual treasures!


What We Need

We are always looking for quality donations of:

  • Clothes
  • Bric-a-brac
  • Furniture and soft furnishings
  • Electricals items
  • CD's/DVD's/Vinyl

Donations can be made to our shop by leaving them in the designated crate outside (donations must now be quarantined for 72 hours before they can be sorted), or our Head Office in Giffnock.

Alternatively you can arrange for items to be collected by calling the store, emailing us at [email protected] or completing our online form. 

Please do not hesitate to give us a call on 0141 632 1441 to discuss any items that you may want to donate or purchase. 

We are unable to accept the following items:

  • Damaged or dirty clothes, shoes and jewellery.
  • Damaged or dirty bedding, blankets and towels.
  • Duvets or pillows (unless new and in packaging). 
  • Toys/Games that are missing parts.
  • Broken items of any kind, including toys with missing parts, and damaged CD'S/DVD's, etc. 
  • Sofas/chairs/Beds without a fire safety label.
  • Pirate DVD’s/CD’s.
  • VHS’s and cassette tapes.
  • Second hand underwear.
  • Magazines.
  • Beds/Mattresses.
  • White goods.

Request for a Furniture Collection