Set in the heart of picturesque countryside, the small village of Dalmeny lies a short drive from the historic town of South Queensferry and the famous Forth road and rail bridges. Here, there are many excellent amenities, including Post Office, banking and a good selection of local shops plus large Tesco and Scotmid supermarkets.

For more extensive shopping trips, Edinburgh city centre is approximately 8 miles away. On the outskirts of Edinburgh, the Barnton junction provides a link to the Gyle Shopping Centre and to the City Bypass. Edinburgh airport is close at hand and Dalmeny also has its own railway station.

Local leisure facilities include a sports centre and swimming pool in the local High School, a recreation centre with tennis courts and five a side football pitch and a Health Club in the Forth Bridge Hotel. Sailing and other water sports, are also available locally.

Dalmeny property is a mix of traditional and modern. Property for sale in Dalmeny ranges from cottages and flats to executive family homes.

Other popular areas within Edinburgh North West include Kirkliston, Gogar and Ratho.