Over 650kg of food and toiletries were generously donated by the customers of Morrisons, Gyle Centre, at our first... Read more

Our next supermarket collection is being held at Tesco, Corstorphine, on Saturday 11th April between 9am and... Read more

Recent figures released by the Trussell Trust show a record 10,489 people were helped by one of the 48 Trusell Trust... Read more

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 

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


Grassmarket based at:
Grassmarket Community Project
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
Thursday 10am to 12noon
Broughton based at:
Broughton St Mary’s Parish Church
Bellevue Crescent

07805 203 744

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

07805 204 009

Tuesday 1pm to 3pm
Thursday 1pm to 3pm
Pilton based at:
Room 6
The Prentice Centre
1 Granton Mains Avenue

07794 850 009

Monday 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
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