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Edinburgh Parent, Baby & Toddler Groups

The ideal way for you and your child to socialise and play affordably. Lots of age-appropriate toys, singing and a snack. You will probably be asked for a small weekly contribution (c.£1.50) towards running costs.

These run term times only.

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Central Edinburgh


Palmerston Place Church Baby & Toddler Group

Annan House, 10 Palmerston Place EH12 5AA

Monday 10- 11.30am

Babies and Toddlers,  St Paul’s & St George’s Church,

46 York Place, EH1 3HP

Thursdays 10am-11.30am & 2pm-3.30pm

City Tots, Carrubbers Christian Centre

65 High St. EH1 1SR

Wednesday 10-11.30am

Stockbridge Church, Toddler and Baby Group 

7b Saxe Coburg Street, EH3 5BN

Mondays 10am-11:30 am

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Ninian’s Nippers, St Ninian’s Episcopal Church,

40 Comely Bank EH4 1AG

Tuesdays 2pm-3.30pm



Little Gems,

1 East Adam Street EH8 9TF

Mondays 10am-12pm

Mum, Baby and Toddler Group

Exhibition Room, Edinburgh Central Mosque EH8 9BT

Mondays 10:30am-12:30pm


Edinburgh Buggy Walks

We currently at Bruntsfield Links/Meadows, Monday 10.30am

Dates, times and locations

North Edinburgh


Leith Baptist Church Toddler Group,

27-29 Madeira St. EH6 4AJ, UK

Wednesdays 10am-12pm


Newhaven Church Toddler Group,

7 Craighall Rd. EH6 4ND

Tuesdays 10am-12pm


Inverlieth St Serfs Church Toddler Group

1A Clark Rd, Edinburgh EH5 3BD

Wednesdays 10am-12pm


Wardie Church Toddler Group,

29 Primrose Bank Rd. EH5 3JE

Thursdays 10am-12pm


Wee Leithers, Grace Church,

3 Shrubhill Walk EH7 4RB

Tuesdays 10am-11.30am


Thursday Tots, Royston Wardieburn Community Centre

11 Pilton Drive North,  EH5 1NF

Thursdays 10am-12pm

Tel: 0131 552 5700

Centre Facebook Page

Edinburgh Buggy Walks

We currently have walks at Botanical Gardens, Wednesday 10.30am.

Dates, times and locations

East Edinburgh

Busy Bees, Bellfield,

16B Bellfield St.,

Portobello EH15 2BP

Tuesdays 10am-12pm*

St Margarets Church Baby & Toddler Group

170 Easter Road,  EH7 5QE

Mondays and Wednesdays 9:45am-11:30pm


Richmond Tots,

Richmond Craigmillar Church,

227 Niddrie Mains Rd. EH16 4PA

Wednesdays 9.30am-11am

Willowbrae Baby and Toddlers Group,

Meadowbank and Willowbrae Church of Scotland, 1a Willowbrae Rd,  EH8 7DB

Thursdays 10am-12pm

Portobello and Joppa Toddler Group,

Abercorn Terrace, EH15 2DL 

Fri. 9.45-11.15am 


Edinburgh Buggy Walks

We currently have walks at Leith Links, Thursday 2pm.

Figgate Park Portobello, Wednesday 2pm.

Dates, times and locations


South Edinburgh

King's Tot's Group,

King’s Church,

104 Gilmore Pl. EH3 9PL

Tuesdays 10am-11.30am


Toddler Group, Reid Memorial Church,

West Savile Terrace,

Edinburgh, EH9 3HY

Wednesdays 10am-11.30am

Facebook Page*


Toddlers Group, Marchmont St Giles Church,

1a Kilgraston Rd. EH9 2DW

Thursdays 9.30am-11.30am


Toddlers, Barclay Viewforth Church,

1 Wright’s Houses, Bruntsfield EH10 4HR

Tuesdays 10am-11.15am


Chatterbox Baby and Toddler Group,

Chalmers Church, 69b Morningside Road, EH10 4AZ

Tuesdays 10am-11.15am


Baby and Toddlers, Morningside Parish Church,

Morningside Parish Church, Braid Road/Cluny Gardens, EH10 6BQ
Monday Mornings


Baby and Toddlers, Morningside Parish Church,

Morningside Parish Church, Braid Road/Cluny Gardens, EH10 6BQ
Monday Mornings


Waldorf Toddler Groups 

Edinburgh Steiner School , 60 Spylaw Road, EH10 5BR

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs (morning and afternoon)


Waldorf Baby Groups

Edinburgh Steiner School , 60 Spylaw Road, EH10 5BR

Friday morning / afternoon

Outdoor Woodland Parent and Toddler Group

The Forest @ Merchiston, 294 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, EH13 0PU.

Wednesday 9:30am - 11:30am (starts Wednesday 17th April 2024)

Gilmerton Community Centre Stay & Play

Community Centre, Gilmerton Road. EH16 8QG

Mondays, Wednesdays 10:30am and Fridays 9.30am

Free Ticketed

Polwarth Baby & Toddler Group

Polwarth Parish Church, 36-38 Polwarth Terrace,  EH11 1LU

Every Monday from 9:30 until 11:00am

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Mungo’s Minis, St Mungo’s Church Building,

Balerno EH14 7AG

Tuesdays & Wednesdays. 10am–11.30am

Liberton Kirk Toddler Group,

28-30 Kirkgate EH16 6RY

Wednesdays 10am-11.30am


Tea and Tots Colinton - Baby and Toddler Group 

64 Bridge Road, Colinton, EH13 0LQ

Thursdays 10am-11.30am


Fairmilehead Toddler Group

Fairmilehead Parish Church,1a Frogston Rd W, EH10 7AA

Tuesday and Fridays 10am-11:30pm


Nether Currie Baby & Toddler Group

Gibson Craig Hall 142 Lanark Rd W, Currie EH14 5NY

Fridays  9:30am-11:30am


Currie Community Church, Parent, Baby and Toddler Group

16 Kirkgate Currie EH14 6AN

Mondays  10am-11:30am

Play Plus Toy Library

Inch House Community Centre, 225 Gilmerton Road, EH16 5UF

Stay and Play, Tuesdays and Fridays 10am-11.30am



Edinburgh Buggy Walks

We currently have walks in Gilmerton, Thursday 10.30am (no longer running Cameron Toll)

Dates, times and locations


West Edinburgh

Come and Play 

St George's School, Garscube Terrace, EH12 6BG

Fridays (rotating weeks: Messy Play/Bouncing Rhyme Time) 11am - 11.30am


Stay & Play

Gorgie Memorial Hall, 338 Gorgie Road,  EH11 2RU

Every Tuesday & Thursday from 9:30 until 11:30am

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Dads Playgroup

Gorgie Memorial Hall, 338 Gorgie Road,  EH11 2RU

Every Saturday & Sunday from 10:00 until 11:30am

Dads Rock-Free Booking

Blackhall Toddlers, St. Columbas Church,

Columba Rd, Edinburgh EH4 3QU

Tuesdays 9:30am-11am

Monday Baby & Toddlers Playgroup

36 Quality St, Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh EH4 5BS

Mondays 9:30am-11.30am


Mums and Toddlers, St.Thomas’ Church,

75-79 Glasgow Road, Corstorphine EH12 8LJ

Tuesdays 10am-11:30am


Toddler Group, Kirkliston Community Church

EH29 9AB

Thursdays 9.30am-11.15am


Edinburgh Buggy Walks

We currently have walks in Saughton Park and Gardens, Tuesday 10.30am.

Dates, times and locations


Language Groups

Cuchipanda Playgroup - Learn Spanish (2-3yrs)

Tollcross Community Centre - 117 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh EH3 9QG

Thursday 10am-10:45am £4


Asociación Española Alba - Playgroup (0-3 yrs)

James Gillespie's School- 120 Warrender Park Rd, Edinburgh EH9 1DD

Los sábados por la mañana.

Italian Playgroup - Mamme e/o Babbi

The Glencorse Centre, Auchendinny, EH26 0QZ

First Sunday/Domenica of the month. 10am-12pm

Per informazioni contattare 07477558565


Gaelic language Bookbug


Spanish language Bookbug


Polish language Bookbug

Toy Library

A great place for babies and toddlers to play and make new friends. Parents or carers can have coffee and chat while children play. Also borrow toys to take home.


Play Plus Toy Library - Open every Tuesdays and Thursdays during school terms 10:30 am to 12 pm.

Gorgie/Dalry Toy Library - Open every Monday during school terms 10 am to 11.30 am.

The Kings Hall Toy Library - Play Sessions run fortnightly on Wednesday mornings during term time from 09.30 to 11.30am term time.

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