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Gilmerton Library

Address: 13 Newtoft Street, Edinburgh, EH17 8RG
Tel: 0131 529 5628
Fax: 0131 529 5627

We are open:
Monday, Wednesday: 1.00pm - 8.00pm
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Thursday, Sunday: closed

Books, information, computers.... find out more here.

View images of Gilmerton from Capital Collections, an online library of photographs, drawings, watercolours and engravings from the collections of Edinburgh City Libraries.


  • Bookbugs is fortnightly on a Friday (please contact Library for dates)
  • Councillors' surgeries
    Norma Hart (3rd Saturday of each month at 11am) 
    Kenny Mackaskill (2
    nd Monday of each month 6:30 -7:30pm)


  • disabled access and toilets
  • induction loop
  • community room for hire
  • car park.


Bus routes: Lothian Buses 7, 18  (also services 3 and 29 stop nearby at Gilmerton Crossroads)