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Filming

Film Edinburgh is the film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders. They offer free advice to productions on the locations, crew and facilities that are available in this area. Their local knowledge will save you time in setting up your shoot. They know the locations that are interested in allowing filming and their location library together with the Edinburgh production guide of local crew and facilities will help you find what you're looking for.

Film Edinburgh acts as the first point of liaison for productions with the City of Edinburgh Council, East Lothian Council, Scottish Borders Council and Police Scotland (Edinburgh and Lothian & Borders divisions). They have the contacts you will need if your shoot requires parking, road closures, police personnel, street furniture removal etc.

Film Edinburgh
part of Marketing Edinburgh
26 Frederick Street
Edinburgh
EH2 2JR

Email Film Edinburgh or call 0131 270 3280 / 0131 270 3289

More information about arranging permission and access for filming and photography in areas of Council responsibility in Edinburgh, including parking dispensations, is available on the Council website.