Colinton Mains Parish Church, Edinburgh

Colinton Mains Parish Church, Edinburgh

Denomination: Church of Scotland
Address: 223 Oxgangs Road North, Edinburgh, EH13 9ED
Local Authority: Edinburgh

Church Overview

Opened in 1954, this church with its square tower with pyramid roof was designed by Ian Lindsay & Partners, taking inspiration from traditional churches of Caithness such as Reay. The exterior walls are white harled and the roofs of slate. The simple interior is focused on the pulpit with its octagonal sounding board. Additional halls were built in 1971.


Sunday service at 11am. Occasional family praise services at 6pm

Opening Arrangements

Open by arrangement


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Colinton Mains Parish Church, Edinburgh


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