President, Edinburgh Custom Homes

John Gilley’s professional designations speak volumes about his dedication, knowledge and building expertise.

John Gilley


With a unique style that creates comfortable elegance like no one else, Edinburgh Custom Homes offers extraordinary custom designs that are the epitome of luxury. Whether you select a completed residence, a design under construction, or have us create an exclusive custom design, you'll discover residences that are elegant, and at the same time, comfortable for your lifestyle. These are homes that are warm, charming, inviting - and always impressive. They're created with all the special features that you deserve, and built in premier Preston Hollow and Park Cities locaitons with unerring craftsmanship for a lifetime of value.

Edinburgh uniquely meshes the art with the science. You can count on innovation and creativity as well as impeccable construction, integrity and financial stability. We are destined to become tomorrow's tradition and home to future generations.

Craig Teal 


Beth Bender



Grace Bender Interiors has over 15 years experience working with builders and subcontractors and therefore brings a clear understanding of construction schedules and financing. Owner, Beth Bender, is adept at managing cost and timing of materials as well as ensuring subcontractor installation according to the design specifications. As a liaison between the Homeowner and the Homebuilder, Beth integrates design selections mindfully considering the construction process, sale price, and completion schedule—even with a homebuyer entering late in the building process. Her attention to detail and design principles makes every home she touches a masterpiece.