Gogar is semi rural location some six miles to the west of the city centre, ideally situated for the commuter with easy access to Edinburgh City Centre, Edinburgh Park, Edinburgh International Airport and good links to the City Bypass and the central Scotland motorway networks.

Local amenities include Hermiston Gait retail park and The Gyle shopping centre which are both only a short drive away. There are further shopping facilities close by in Livingston including the McArthur Glen designer shopping and leisure outlet. Excellent leisure facilities within easy reach include Dalmahoy Golf and Country Club with two golf courses, a swimming pool and a gym and the Adventure Centre in Ratho.

Property for sale in Gogar varies from traditional cottage conversions to modern architect designed family homes.

Other villages in Edinburgh North West popular with house hunters are Cramond, Dalmeny and South Queensferry.