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We rely on food donations to feed local people in crisis. From pasta to puddings, please give in-date non-perishable food. Click here to download our shopping list. Food can be donated at any of these locations.

The Trussell Trust’s UK foodbank network works in partnership with local churches and communities to open foodbanks in local communities. There are now over 400 foodbanks in the UK. Last year the foodbank network fed over 1 million people. Read more


Crisis food packs with a referral from frontline care agencies and charities only.

If you are in need of food these contacts may help you

Scottish Welfare Fund on 0131 529 5299

(City of Edinburgh Council, Crisis Grants)


The Advice Shop on 0131 200 2360

(City of Edinburgh Council)

For Foodbank enquiries, please contact us on

0131 444 0030

A map of all our locations for food distribution can be found here


Grassmarket based at:
Grassmarket Community Project
** Relocated to Tollcross for Festival**
Closed from Wednesday 20th July until 1st September Inclusive
86 Candlemaker Row

07805 203 852

Tuesday 2pm to 4pm
Friday 2pm to 4pm
Tollcross based at:
Central Hall
2 West Tollcross

07805 203 744

Monday 2pm to 4pm
Tuesday 2pm to 4pm (During Festival)
Thursday 10am to 12noon
Friday 2pm to 4pm (During Festival)

Broughton based at:
Broughton St Mary’s Parish Church
Bellevue Crescent

07805 204 009

Wednesday 10am to 1pm
Thursday 1pm to 4pm
Rannoch based at:
Rannoch Community Centre
Rannoch Terrace

07794 849 945

Tuesday 1pm to 3pm
Thursday 1pm to 3pm

based at:
**New Address**
34A Muirhouse Cresent
(next to Muirhouse Social Work

07794 850 009

Monday & Wednesday 1pm to 3pm
Friday 10am to 1pm
South Queensferry based at:
The Priory Church
Hopetoun Road
EH30 9RA

07837 532 169

Thursday 11am to 1pm
Kirkliston based at:
Kirkliston Parish Centre
The Square, Kirkliston
EH29 9AS

07496 286 548

Tuesday 2.30pm to 4pm
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