The Gorgie district of Edinburgh is ideally placed for access to the main commercial and financial heart of the city. Areas close by include Dalry, Haymarket and Murrayfield. Property in Gorgie mainly comprises traditional tenement flats but recent years have seen a number of new developments completed.

Local shops on Gorgie Road offer a comprehensive range of services and other amenities including banking, Post Office facilities, dentists and doctors. Leisure and recreational opportunities nearby include Saughton Public Park, Gorgie City Farm and Fountain Park Leisure Complex. Schooling is available locally from nursery to senior level with Napier University close by for the more mature student.

Excellent public transport links provide easy, quick access to the City Centre and beyond. The Edinburgh City Bypass, Edinburgh International Airport, the Forth Road Bridge and the major A1 motorway networks are all easily accessible by car.