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Chesser is a mainly residential suburb of Edinburgh, Scotland, south of the Water of Leith. It is situated with Longstone and Slateford to the west, Allan Park and Craiglockhart to the south, Hutchison and Moat to the east and Gorgie Road to the north.

The Edinburgh Corn Exchange is situated in Chesser, providing a venue for regular live events. Recent regeneration has seen the existing, predominantly early 20th century housing stock supplemented with modern developments. Sporting and shopping facilities are also in the area including an Asda supermarket.

Notable persons who have lived in Chesser include Gavin James MacArthur Of That Ilk, son of the Chief of Clan Arthur, John Alexander MacArthur of That Ilk.[1]



Coordinates: 55°55′43.05″N 3°14′55.06″W / 55.9286250°N 3.2486278°W / 55.9286250; -3.2486278