Parkhead is a mature and popular area of Edinburgh near to both Stevenson College and the Sighthill Campus of Napier University. Property in Parkhead with its mix of flats, terraced and semi-detached villas caters for all tastes and budgets.

A good variety of shops serves the local community with more extensive retail opportunities available at the Gyle and Hermiston Gait retail parks. Schooling is well represented from nursery to senior level.

An efficient public transport network operates to most parts of the town and surrounding areas. Edinburgh City Bypass and the M8, M9 and M90 motorway networks are also within easy reach.

Other popular areas nearby are Sighthill, Longstone and Saughton.