Contact Us

​If you have any questions, have suggestions for events in the Park or would like to get involved with the Friends of Saughton Park, please contact us using the form on this page. 

You can also email directly using:

Keep in touch with our Facebook and Twitter accounts at the bottom of the page.

General questions about the park, or to book the facilities for events please contact Edinburgh Council  at


Alternatively, check out our FAQs or you can write to us using the address below.  


How do I volunteer with the Friends of Saughton Park?

Come along to our monthly meetings on the first Thursday of every month and find out about all the volunteering opportunities, or look out for any of the Friends out and about in the park and we can tell you more.   You can also join FoSP, its £2 for all the family for life! 

Check the Calendar page for the upcoming meeting dates and details.

More information on the Friends can be found here 

How can I help out with Saughton Park and other parks and green spaces in Edinburgh?

Here are some links to the Edinburgh Council website which will give more information on the lots of ways to get involved and the different groups looking after our greenspaces in the city:
Edinburgh Council Volunteering
Friends Groups 

What time does the Walled Garden open and close?

The Walled Garden is open everyday 9am - 9pm and the Winter Garden and Conservatory is open Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm.

Can I walk my dog in the Walled Garden?

Yes, as long as your dog is kept on a lead while in the Walled Garden,

How do I report antisocial behaviour or a problem with the Park?

If you witness antisocial behaviour in the Park and it is not an emergency, the best thing to do is dial 101 and report it to Police Scotland.  
If you have a suggestion, complaint, enquiry or there is an issue with maintenance or other problem in the Park, details can be found here  on how to contact Edinburgh Council.  


If you have a Twitter account, you can use the Twitter handle @edinhelp to report any issues.  This is the dedicated customer service Twitter account for Edinburgh Council.


Visiting Saughton Park

By Car
There is limited free car parking space at the west and east end of the park and in the surrounding residential areas.  

Walking and Cycling
The park is perfect for running, cycling and walking with widened pathways running north to south and east to west.  Sections of the Water of Leith walkway and the John Muir Way run through Saughton Park. See here for more information.

By Bus
Saughton Park is well served by bus.  Lothian Bus numbers 1,2,3,22, 25,30,38 all stop next to the park. See the Lothian Bus website for service times and routes maps.