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The EDGEsky Lantern

Our EDGEsky roof lantern is an increasingly popular structure of rooflight that is largely installed in flat roof extensions. Often referred to as sky lanterns or roof windows, our lanterns are frequently chosen due to their classic, sleek design – which adds a sense of sophistication to any project. Roof lanterns make a perfect statement in a space, whilst bringing in tonnes of natural light and making rooms feel bigger. In this blog, we’ll look at the specification, previous installations and testimonials of the EdgeSky Roof Lantern.


The EdgeSky Roof Lantern is of the highest quality and designed to fit simply to a pre-formed weathered upstand on the roof. With a fixed pitch of 25 degrees, we can manufacture them in any size up to 4000x 6000mm, in matt grey, matt black or gloss white (with other RAL colours available on special order). Roof lanterns are an excellent choice if there is a need for a much larger roof glazing system to bring in a maximum flow of daylight.

Although roof lanterns have aluminium glazing bars that provide support and create the look of a ‘lantern’, our roof bars are slim at only 57mm wide – some of the slimmest on the market – and this appeals to homeowners looking for a sleek finish with less obstruction to the sky.  Because we aim to give builders (and ultimately homeowners) choice, we also offer the addition of extra bars to the lantern if a more traditional look is required. Our EDGEsky roof lantern provides a clean, contemporary finish and structural elegance throughout.

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We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again – there are so many benefits when you install our EDGEsky roof lantern:

  • Simple installation
  • Great aesthetics – a traditional, classic appearance with a sleek, modern approach.
  • Thermally broken eaves beam which maximises thermal efficiency in the space
  • Hidden fixings, allowing an uninterrupted, neat and stylish design
  • Subtle ogee detailing – classic and traditional.
  • Supplied with a range of high-quality self-cleaning glass choices
  • Slim roof bars, only 57mm wide – maximising your view of the sky.

Installing the EDGEsky roof lantern

It’s easy to baulk at the thought of installing a seemingly sophisticated product, as there are plenty of risks involved – but our EdgeSky roof lantern couldn’t be easier to install! Time and time again, we get comments from our clients, remarking on how straight forward it was.
Take a look at our installation guide and installation video to see for yourself!


We’ve seen some pretty cool installations of our roof lanterns over the years, here are a couple that won our installation of the month award:

HarveyWorks installation:

Harveyworks installed one of our roof lanterns in anthracite grey, over the dining space – you can see how much quality light enters the room. HarveyWorks also chose to have an opener in the lantern, which improves the room’s ventilation.

You can read the whole article on the HarveyWorks installation and see more project photos here.

Russell Harding installation:

Russell Harding installed a white lantern into a flat roof extension in a Chichester family home. The classic style of the lantern really suited the property and brings a degree of sophistication and elegance to the project.

You can read the whole article on the Russell Harding installation and see more project photos here.

What do our customers say about the EdgeSky Roof Lantern?

“Amazing product – really impressed. Looks incredibly smart – just the product I needed and just the product I will ever get from now on…”

Housebuilder, Chichester.

“…Edge building products came to the rescue as usual with their product and superb professional attitude, and a cutting edge simple modern aluminium roof…

…super easy to install and glaze, and the finished product was clean and slim. The whole product as an entirety I can speak highly of…”

Window installer, Bognor Regis

“We are extremely pleased with the roof light, a lot of effort must have gone into the minimalistic design and ‘timber look’ finish, which is very pleasing to the eye. Very easy to piece together and fit, altogether a great product!”

Developer, Arundel

At Edge, we are focused on providing great customer service to the trade. We can quote for your roof lantern in bespoke or stock sizes. Just email your requirements to [email protected] and one of our helpful team will get back to you with a price and specification details.

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