• #1 www.edmontonmatchmakers.ca

    Singles living in Edmonton who decided to turn to professional relationship help and guidance in order to meet the right person for them will find a great ally in Edmonton Matchmakers. It is a matchmaking service for upscale and mature singles. This is our first pick on our matchmakers list.

    With a history of over 25 years, the service has helped thousands of singles achieve their dating and relationship goals.

    For those who don’t know how their service works, it’s worth mentioning that singles have to fill out a form and then meet with a professional matchmaker to discuss what they are looking for.

    The matchmaker will hand-select introductions that match your predefined requests, so that you will only go on dates with people that are worth your time.

    Basically, you rely on the matchmaker to find the right person for you, based on the answers you provide to some questions and other preferences you express during the meeting with the matchmaker.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #2 www.tessaloren.com

    Tessa Loren Matchmaking firm is a service offering highly-educated, attractive and successful singles a chance to find other like-minded people who share the same life goals and are looking for a long-term relationship.

    Members of this network range from 25 to 70 years old. They have all been approved after rigorous prescreening and background checks.

    However, you should know that this matchmaking firm only represents men. Ladies can also join the Matchmakers Club, but only to be introduced to one of their eligible bachelors.
    The matchmaking process is a simple one and involves three steps: single men contact the firm via the online form or phone to ask for their help, then a meeting is arranged to discuss their criteria and preferences and customize a package best suited for them. Finally, the firm works to prepare the best introductions for their client and send him on a date.

    Keep in mind that this is an exclusive matchmaking service and not everyone is accepted.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #3 magnetix.ca/matchmakingedmonton

    Magnetix Matchmaking is a company specialized in finding the right match for people in Edmonton tired of the traditional methods of searching for the love of their life.

    How it works? Just like any other matchmaking service. You basically delegate tasks to a matchmaker. You will receive the best matches based on the criteria you mention so you can focus on other things that are important in your life.

    The team claims they don’t use computer generated so-called matches and that their approach is customized and tailored individually for each client.

    Safety is also a strong point with this company, as in addition to finding a perfect match for their clients, they also get a criminal background check on people who join the network. Moreover, they guarantee a private and confidential dating experience.

    Once a match has been accepted, the Magnetix Matchmaking team will take care of the first date arrangements too, so all you have to do is show up and be yourself.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #4 www.itsjustlunchedmonton.com

    It’s Just Lunch is a personalized matchmaking service founded in 1991 and it has been helping singles around the world find love ever since, making it our fourth choice. Currently, they have over 150 locations worldwide, including one in Edmonton.

    It caters to busy professionals who don’t have time to browse through thousands of profiles on dating websites or to go to parties to meet someone, so they prefer to give the reins to someone else to do it on their behalf.

    Dating specialists at It’s Just Lunch handle everything in a professional, personalized and efficient manner, and they take care of everything, from finding the right matches to making all the arrangements for the date.

    As you might have guessed by the service’s name, first dates usually occur over lunch. Depending on your location, It’s Just Lunch will guarantee between 12 and 14 dates.

    One of the disadvantages of this service is that it’s not available for singles in rural areas, as they only have locations in big cities.
    Another aspect worth mentioning is that the costs for the services are from $84 / month to $1,000 / year.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #5 www.krystalwaltermatchmaking.com

    Offering matchmaking consultancy to singles in Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver and Toronto, Krystal Walter Matchmaking is a firm established in 2012 with 3,000 members currently signed up for the professional matchmaking services. This is why we decided to rank it fifth.

    The agency promises to offer personalized services and only match their clients with individuals who meet their values, goals, personality and physical requirements. The purpose is to form couples who will complement one another.

    Over the years, approximately 120 couples have met through their matching system.

    According to their website, there are three membership types available. The Classic Membership is recommended for singles under 35, the Executive Membership offers coaching, a home visit by Krystal Walter, and unlimited matches, while the Presidents Club Membership will add an extensive search outside the agency’s database, with advertising, social media, or scouts personally searching for the perfect match.

    The costs depend on your preferences. You will be provided with a quote after the initial meeting with the service’s representative.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #6 www.shannyinthecity.com

    Shanny in the City is a Canadian “Boutique” service established and run by Shannon Tebb, an experienced matchmaker, dating consultant and sociologist.

    Since it was founded, meaning a few years ago, the agency has helped over 300 divorcees and singles to find their significant other.

    Members of this matchmaking network are mostly male and female business professionals in the 25-55 age range who are interested in finding lifetime partners for quality relationships.

    The firm is headquartered in downtown Toronto, but they also share matches with Matchmakers throughout Canada. In order to benefit from their services, singles have to complete a Get Matched Registration form and they would be contacted within 24 hours for a consultation.

    There are three packages available for singles, namely Get Matched Basic, Get Matched Premium and Get Matched Deluxe. The Basic membership only includes 4 introduction dates, whereas the other two offer unlimited matches. The initial consultation fee is $125.

    Besides matchmaking, Shanny in the City also offers other services like dating consulting, life skills coaching, and “wingwoman” services.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #7 www.perfect12.com

    Award-winning matchmaking service Perfect 12 was founded in 2005 by internationally renowned expert matchmaker Simona Fusco. It is based in Beverly Hills, CA. However, the agency has offices throughout the US and Canada. People living in Edmonton can also benefit of their services, so we decided to offer it the seventh place in out list.

    The services provided by Perfect 12 include executive matchmaking, personal recruiting, and a concierge service. Most of its clients are world-class businessmen and women, busy entrepreneurs, celebrities, and even politicians.

    Interested singles can request a private consultation by visiting the website and filling out the consultation form or by calling the number provided on the site.

    Members of Perfect 12 will work directly with founder Simona Fusco, who will meet up with you in a private introductory consultation. Actually, the company seems to believe their success is due to the founder’s hands-on relationship with all of their clients. They pride with a 90% success rate, which is impressive to say the least.

    Prices are not mentioned on the website, as each client will receive personalized services so the costs will depend on their requirements and circumstances.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #8 http://www.lifematescanada.ca

    Lifemates Canada is a reputable dating service designed for professional and educated individuals. It has a history of more than 20 years if successful introductions.

    They provide matchmaking services mostly to Canadian singles who are serious about forming long-lasting and loving relationships. With a high success rate, they pride themselves in being one of the most experienced matchmaking services in the industry.

    The service does not use a computerized algorithm to find matches, and instead the search for compatible potential partners is performed by highly trained professionals.

    Professional matchmakers interview members, helping them to create a complete profile which details each person’s expectations for a relationship and what they are looking for.

    The staff maintains close contact with the clients throughout the entire matchmaking process, including after the dates, to collect feedback and suggestions.

    Prices are not publicly available because they are personalized for each member. However, it’s good to know that aside from the Lifemates Canada cost for membership, which is explained during the initial meeting, there are no additional fees.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #9 http://edmonton-matchmakers.ca/

    Edmonton Matchmakers is one of the best known matchmaking services in Edmonton, catering to the needs of very diverse clients, of all ages and backgrounds.

    They pride themselves with matching quality singles, having serious clients, and their commitment to members’ safety and data protection.

    Considering that many people aren’t comfortable with putting their photo online and revealing their intimate details, they make sure they keep the identity of their members a secret. All people are pre-screened and must undergo a mandatory criminal background check.

    What’s interesting about this service is that they have tried to somehow categorize their members, so their database seems to have a selection of Catholic singles, Christian singles, divorced members, Jewish singles and even singles over 50.

    Getting started with Edmonton Matchmakers is easy – you first have to attend a meeting for a confidential interview with one of their representatives. After completing a detailed profile, the agency does the one-on-one matchmaking to pair you with handpicked referrals.

    Personalized service ( Yes)

  • #10 selectintroductions.com/

    The last on our list is Select Introductions, a matchmaking service with a team of highly experienced professionals working on behalf of their clients to help them find what they are looking for in terms of love and relationships.

    The service is no different from other professional matchmaking agencies, and their process is very similar to what others have to offer. They ensure total confidentiality and tailor services to your specific needs.

    Additionally, they boast a huge member database to find the most compatible matches for you, from countryside singles to high quality, pre-screened local singles.

    In order to become a member, you will have to register by filling out your name, email, age, gender and postal/zip code. Shortly after that, you will be contacted by a matchmaker to arrange a meeting and complete a questionnaire and a suitability test.

    After they find the right matches for you, you will be contacted to further discuss your options. Given that this is a client-controlled service, your cooperation is required, so you will constantly keep in touch with the team.

    The only thing they don’t guarantee is the chemistry between the people they match. Otherwise, they promise to introduce even the pickiest members to high quality, serious singles

    Personalized service ( Yes)