Presbytery of Edinburgh

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The Presbytery of Edinburgh is one of the forty-six presbyteries of the Church of Scotland, being the local presbytery for Edinburgh.[1] Its boundary is almost identical to that of the City of Edinburgh Council area (i.e. also including Kirkliston and South Queensferry).

The current Clerk is the Reverend Dr. George J. Whyte. The Presbytery represents and supervises 83 Church of Scotland congregations within the area.


Location Dedication Minister Details
Albany Deaf Church Rev Rosie Addis
Balerno Parish Church Vacant
Barclay Viewforth Church Rev Samuel Torrens
Blackhall St. Columba's Church Rev Alexander Douglas
Bristo Memorial Church, Craigmillar Dráusio Gonçalves
Broughton St Mary's Parish Church vacant
Canongate Kirk Rev Neil Gardner
Carrick Knowe Church Rev Fiona M Mathieson
Colinton Parish Church Rev Rolf H. Billes
Colinton Mains Parish Church Rev Peter Nelson
Corstorphine Old Parish Church Rev Moira McDonald
Craiglockhart Church Rev Gordon Kennedy
Craigmillar Park Church vacant
Craigsbank Church Rev Stewart M McPherson
Cramond Kirk Rev G Russell Barr
Currie Kirk Rev Easter Smart
Davidson's Mains Parish Church Rev Daniel Robertson[2]
Drylaw Church Jenny Williams, transition minister
Duddingston Kirk Rev James A P Jack
Fairmilehead Parish Church Rev Cheryl McKellar Young
Gorgie Parish Church Rev Peter Barbour
Granton Parish Church Rev Norman Smith
Greenbank Parish Church Rev Martin Ritchie
Greenside Parish Church Alistair Wynne (locum)
Greyfriars Tolbooth & Highland Kirk Rev Dr Richard Frazer
High Kirk of Edinburgh (St Giles Cathedral) Rev Calum McLeod
Inverleith St Serf's Rev Joanne Foster
Liberton Kirk Rev Dr John Young
Liberton Northfield Parish Church Rev Mike Taylor
Marchmont St Giles Church Rev Karen Campbell
Mayfield Salisbury Church Rev Scott McKenna
Meadowbank Church Russell McLarty
North Leith Parish Church Rev Alex McAspurren
Pilrig St. Paul's Church Rev Mark Foster
St Andrew's and St George's West Church vacancy
St Catherine's Argyle Church Stuart Irvin
St Cuthbert's Church Peter Sutton
St Stephen's Comely Bank Church
South Leith Parish Church Rev Iain May
Tron Moredun Church Rev Cammy Mackenzie

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  1. ^ Church of Scotland Yearbook, 2010-2011 edition, ISBN 978-0-86153-610-8
  2. ^