Edinburgh Markets

(Edinburgh, Scotland, UK)

Edinburgh MarketsThe principal markets of Edinburgh have been held in the city for many decades and provide visitors with the chance to buy fresh, seasonal produce, direct from the growers.

The regular Edinburgh Farmers' Market is held on Castle Terrace, close to the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards and the Royal Lyceum Theatre. Based at Waverley Car Park, the weekly New Street Indoor Market takes place each Sunday and is just a short stroll from Calton Hill, St. Andrew's House and the railway station, being a good option for a rainy day.

Edinburgh Markets

Edinburgh Farmers' Market

Address: Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1, Scotland, UK
The Edinburgh Farmers' Market attracts more than 40 specialist producers, selling an enormous range of local Scottish produce, much of which is organic. This includes meat, fish, lobsters (when in season), free-range chickens, duck and quail eggs, haggis, cheeses, and fresh seasonal fruit and vegetables. Also, some producers also offer chutneys, bread, pastries and liqueurs.
Open hours: first and third Saturday each month - 09:00 to 14:00

New Street Indoor Market

Address: Waverley Car Park, New Street, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH8, Scotland, UK
The New Street Indoor Market is completely undercover and is normally crammed full with stallholders, selling a wide range of goods. This venue is particularly popular at Christmas time, with many genuine bargains for those looking for last-minute gifts.
Open hours: Sunday - 10:00 to 16:00

Edinburgh Markets

Ingliston Market

Address: off Glasgow Road (A8), West Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
With around 100 traders, Ingliston Market sells mostly clothes, household and electrical goods, and general bric-a-brac in an outdoor field. There is also a popular car boot sale next-door with up to 200 cars, although this event tends to be weather dependent.
Open hours: Sunday - 10:00 to 16:00

Greenside Place Car Boot Sale

Address: Leith Street, Broughton, Edinburgh, EH1, Scotland, UK
The Greenside Place Car Boot Sale is located in the Leith area and has room for up to 200 market-type stalls. This thriving car booty is run by a mixture of professional traders and locals selling unwanted possessions, and has become something of a Mecca for bargain hunters in the city.
Open hours: Sunday - 10:00 to 14:00

St. Mary's Market

Address: Cathedral Lane, Edinburgh, EH1 3JD, Scotland, UK
Visitor's to this market have the chance to purchase freshly made dim sum, macarons and German bratwurst amongst other produce.
Open hours: Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00

Sunday Market

Address: The Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh, EH16 5BB, Scotland, UK
A small 16 stall market selling homemade bakery produce, crafts and fresh fruit and vegetables.
Open hours: Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00

Stockbridge Market

Address: Jubilee Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 6TQ, Scotland, UK
Established in 2011 the market's traders sell jewellery, organic meat, wines, confectionary and more.
Open hours: September to May, Sunday - 10:00 to 17:00; June to August, Thursday - 12:00 to 19:30, Sunday - 10:00 to 17:00