Areas of Edinburgh

Bruntsfield

Bruntsfield is a central area of Edinburgh, adjoining Morningside to the South, and…

Lothian Road

Lothian Road runs from the West End of Princes Street South to Tollcross. Edinburgh…

Musselburgh

Situated six miles East of Edinburgh, Musselburgh is the largest town in East Lothian and possibly the oldest town in Scotland with roots going…

Portobello

Situated to the East of Leith and 3 miles from Edinburgh City Centre, Portobello still retains the feel…

Corstorphine

One of the original villages that make up modern Edinburgh, Corstorphine is now a busy part of the capital situated to the West some three miles…

Davidson's Mains

One of Edinburgh's original villages and now encompassed within the capital's boundaries, Davidson's Mains is a residential area to the North West…

Dean Village

Hidden away at the foot of a steep cobbled hill, with the Water of Leith lapping beside it, and surrounded by verdant greenery, it's easy to…

Duddingston

Formerly a village in its own right, before being absorbed into the City of Edinburgh, Duddingston dates from 1124 when Duddinston Kirk was…

Newhaven

The historic harbour village of Newhaven (the name literally means "new harbour") is situated between Leith and Granton, around two miles North of…

Restalrig

Formerly a village to the East of Edinburgh, Restalrig is situated to the North East of Edinburgh City Centre, with Leith to its North and…

Slateford

The former village of Slateford is to the South West of Edinburgh City Centre, bordering Longstone.

You can walk along the narrow but…

Longstone

Longstone is an outlying area of Edinburgh bordering Slateford, Saughton and Wester Hailes.

One of its most dramatic features of the area…

Juniper Green

Juniper Green is a residential suburb to the South West of Edinburgh, between Currie and Colinton. It has been part of the City of Edinburgh since…

Colinton

Colinton is one of the old villages of Edinburgh, located to the South West of Edinburgh City Centre.

To its North West is Wester Hailes,…

Swanston

Swanston (population 75) is a rural and remote village to the South of the Edinburgh City Bypass and five miles from the Edinburgh city centre.…

Liberton

Liberton is located to the South of Edinburgh city centre, just a little South East of the Kings-Buildings campus of Edinburgh University.

Gilmerton

 A former coal mining village, Gilmerton is to the South East of Edinburgh city centre, North of Edinburgh City Bypass. Liberton is to the West…

Wester Hailes

Wester Hailes is a new-built residential area to the South of Edinburgh, just within the Edinburgh City Bypass and bordering Juniper Green and…

Grassmarket

Edinburgh Grassmarket and Victoria street, is a popular restaurant and bar area in the lower echelon of Edinburgh's…

Caltongate

Caltongate is a £300million development project in Edinburgh Old Town between the Royal Mile and East Market…