The family of the men's curling skip David Murdoch have said the team have "made them all proud" adding that winning the silver medal was "superb" and "fantastic".
Team GB's curling men had to settle for silver after losing 9-3 to Canada in their Winter Olympics final in Sochi which ended with only eight of 10 ends completed. The all-Scottish team were looking to become the first men's curling team from GB to win gold for 90 years.
Second place confirmed that GB, with a fourth medal of the Games, have at least matched their medal haul from Chamonix 1924 and it was their second curling medal in Sochi after Eve Muirhead's women's team took bronze on Thursday.
David Cameron was among those congratulating Team GB men's curling team for their silver medal winning performance in the final.
Team GB say they are celebrating their first medal in men's curling in 90 years after losing to Canada in the final.
Team GB's men's curling team have lost 9-3 in the final to Canada, but have secured the silver medal.
Canada won the men's Olympic curling title for the third successive time. The Canadians have completed a golden curling double in Sochi after their women's team beat Sweden in Thursday's final. Sweden beat China earlier on Friday to win the men's bronze medal.