Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation

Edinburgh, Scotland




Page created: 6 October 2005
Latest revision or update: 21 April 2013

Congregation Data


Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation (in early part of the 20th century also known as the "Englisher shul")


4 Salisbury Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AB (built & consecrated 1932, renovated in 1980 and 2003)

Former Addresses:

1816 to 1825 - lane off Nicholson Street (or possibly only until 1817)

1825 (or 1817) to 1867 - Richmond Court (from 1833 to 1840, there was also a rival Richmond Court congregation.

1867 to 1898 - Ross House, Park Place

1898 to 1932 - Graham Street

Current Status:





Orthodox Ashkanazi


A provincial synagogue under the aegis of the Chief Rabbi.

Web Site:


Other Congregation Information

Congregation History (on Congregation website


Edinburgh Jewish Community home page

Jewish Communities and Congregations in Scotland home page

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