Sighthill, is a well-established area to the west of Edinburgh within easy reach of a variety of local amenities and transport links. Houses in Sighthill include a significant number of flats along with terraced villas and modern developments of family homes. The area is home to Stevenson College and Napier University's Sighthill Campus.

Local shopping caters for most needs and more extensive amenities are nearby in Corstorphine, and at Hermiston Gait Retail Park and the Gyle shopping centre. The sights and sounds of Edinburgh City Centre are a short bus ride away.

There are several golf clubs in the area, whilst the open spaces of Sighthill Public Park are always popular.

The motorist enjoys easy access to the A71, for routes to both the City Centre and Edinburgh City Bypass which, in turn, links to the wider motorway network, Edinburgh International Airport and the Forth Road Bridges.