There is an excellent choice of local amenities including Tesco Metro supermarket, florist, chemist, post office and banks along with a health centre and dentists. There are Morrisons' supermarkets at Granton and Ferry Road with other major retail outlets at Craigleith Retail Park. Recreational facilities in the area include Silverknowes and Bruntsfield golf courses, Ainslie Park Leisure Centre and a host of cycle networks and parks.
Local schools are available at primary and secondary level and
Telford College is close by. An excellent local bus service
operates to the City Centre and to the
Business Parks at South Gyle and Royal Bank of Scotland
Headquarters. There is good access to the main commuting
routes including the M8, M9, Forth Road Bridge and Edinburgh