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Southside Community Council



You can contact the Southside Community Council by using our online form

or you can send an email to the following addresses: or you can write to us c/o the Nelson Hall, 5 Spittalfield Crescent, Edinburgh, EH8 9QZ

Ward Councillors

City Council Planning Enforcement Department, to report any suspected breaches of the planning regulations.

South East Locality (the part of the Council looking after our area)

See the contact list       Updated list December 2016

Community Police

South East Community Police mailboxes for Liberton, Gilmerton, Newington, Southside and Morningside have been merged into one, at:

University of Edinburgh

Head of External Affairs, Gavin Donoghue (
Community Relations Manager, Stuart Tooley (
From September to December 2021 Stuart Tooley is on leave. Ellie Roger ( will be standing in for him.


Here are some links to other websites:

The Southside Association
Road Works Scotland

Other nearby Community Councils