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The cemetery is located in Ardmillan, 1.5 miles south west of Edinburgh Castle at

4 Slateford Road,
Edinburgh,  EH11 2LF

Entry is via the corner of Slateford Road and Ardmillan Terrace, you will find the double gates next to the old Keeper’s Lodge (now in private hands)

Opening Hours

The cemetery is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Getting Here

Nearest stations

  • Haymarket (1.3 km, 0.8 miles, 16 min)
  • Slateford Road (1.8 km, 1.1 miles, 22 mins
  • Waverley (3.2 km, 2 miles, 40 min)

Lothian Buses – 4, 34, 35, 44, 300 Skylink and N44 stop at St Michael’s Church just a few metres up from our entrance.

Lothian Buses – 1 stops at Henderson Terrace, less than 200 metres from our entrance.

Lothian Buses – 2, 3, 25, 33 stop at Murieston Crescent, less than 200 metres from our entrance.

First Bus – X22 and X23 stop at Dalry, X24 and X25 stop at Haymarket

There are no bicycle parking facilities at the cemetery and the front gates are currently overgrown so unsuitable for securing a bicycle to. 

There is no car parking for visitors at the cemetery. Parking is via on street residential areas only. Please note that on days when there is a game at Tynecastle Stadium, all available on street parking fills up rather quickly.