The Edinburgh Southside Heritage Group has been promoting the local and architectural history since the 1990s. The group is based at Nelson Hall, St. Leonard's, Edinburgh. If you have any enquiries relating to the southside please do not hesitate to contact us by email to or individuals and groups can drop into Nelson Hall, 5 Spittalfield Crescent, Edinburgh, EH8 9QZ on Thursdays 10-12.  We are always pleased to help. 

Our latest project is a Southside Graveyard Project which has been developed on our flickr website. See the interesting graves and descriptions that have been located in the Grange and East Preston Street Graveyards currently 500 plus and growing.

The Monday Group meets at the Southside Community Centre and if you require to contact them please email  with Monday Group in the subject line and we will forward the email onto them.

Latest News

  • One of our members needs housing One of our members needs housing in area. Semi-retired on pension but receives housing benefit (excellent payment record). 1 bed or studio flat preferred. Please help, they are desperate ...
    Posted 5 Oct 2016, 02:39 by Southside HeritageGroup
  • An Invitation to an Open Meeting about student housing The University of Edinburgh and the Southside Association cordially invite you to an  OPEN MEETING about student housingon Thursday 16 April 2015 from 7-9pmat the Nelson Hall ...
    Posted 8 Apr 2015, 12:56 by Southside HeritageGroup
  • The Death of Southsider Editor - George Pitcher It was announced that Mr George Pitcher has passed away. The following is a tribute from the Southside Association.   The Southside Association - Mr George Pitcher Many of you will have ...
    Posted 12 Feb 2015, 14:42 by Southside HeritageGroup
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