Hearts have several injury problems with Andrew Driver, Ruben Palazuelos, Ismael Bouzid, Laryea Kingston and Jamie MacDonald all sidelined.Youngsters Arvydas Novikovas Scott Robinson, Craig Thomson, Johnny Stewart and David Templeton are also out but Jason Thomson may be fit in time.
Steven Pressley takes charge of his first match as Falkirk manager after replacing Eddie May on Thursday.
The Bairns are currently bottom of the Scottish Premier League.
Hearts: (from) Kello, L Wallace, Zaliukas, Kucharski, Cinikas, J Thomson, Jonsson, Black, Obua, Stevenson, M Stewart, Balogh, Suso, Smith, Nade, R Wallace, Glen, Ridgers, Elliot, Mulrooney, Balatoni.
Falkirk: (from) tbc
Source: BBC Sport