Free & Low Cost Food Provision

ORGANISATION

ADDRESS

SERVICE DETAILS

FESTIVE OPENING HOURS

Crisis at Christmas

Crisis, Crichton House, 4 Crichton's Close, EH8 8DT

delivery food for Crisis clients only

food delivery Sat 25th & Sun 26th Dec to Crisis members only

Empty Kitchens Full Hearts

Empty Kitchens Full Hearts, Leith Theatre, 28-30 Ferry Road, EH6 4AE

delivery food for existing Empty Kitchens clients only

delivery food for existing Empty Kitchens clients only

Bethany Christian Trust

Waverley Bridge, EH1

Carevan Evening

every evening, 21:00; EXCEPT 31/12/21 due to road closures

Bethany Christian Trust

King's Stables Road, Grassmarket, The Bridges, EH1

Carevan Evening

every evening, 21:50-22:30; EXCEPT 31/12/21 due to road closures

Bethany Christian Trust

Market Street, EH1

Carevan Lunchtime

Mon, Wed, Thu, Sat & Sun - 12:30; EXCEPT 31/12/21 due to road closures

Bethany Christian Trust

King's Stables Road, Grassmarket, The Bridges, EH1

Carevan Lunchtime

Mon, Wed, Thu, Sat & Sun - 13:00-14:00; EXCEPT 31/12/21 due to road closures

Bethany Christian Trust

Tesco Car Park Easter Road, EH7

Carevan Lunchtime

Mon, Wed, Thu, Sat & Sun - 14:00; EXCEPT due to road closures

Fresh Start

Fresh Start, 28-30 Ferry Road Drive, EH4 4BR

food pantry (community food club)

last day Tue 21/12/21, reopens Fri 07/01/22

Pilton Equalities Project

3 West Pilton Park, EH4 4EL

food parcels (7 day, 3 meals per day); referral only; EH4/5 only

Closed Mon 27th, Tue 28th, Mon 3rd, Tue 4th Jan

Holy Trinity Wester Hailes

Holy Trinity Wester Hailes Church, 1-2 Hailesland Place, EH14 2SL

food parcel without referral

Open Tue 21st Dec, Tue 28th Dec, Tue 4th Jan

ScoreScotland Community Fridge

WHALE Arts Centre, 30 Westburn Grove, Wester Hailes, EH14 2SA

community fridge, collection only, no referral

Open Mon 20th Dec, Thu 23rd Dec, plus Fri 24th Dec, time TBC; reopens Mon 10th Jan

Love Gorgie Farm

51 Gorgie Road, EH11 2LA

food parcel without referral; email with name address postcode, how many in household, any allergies; delivery only across Edinburgh

open except 25th Dec & 1st Jan

Granton Salvation Army

36 Wardieburn Drive, EH5 2DF

free food for local community

Fri 24th Dec, 11:00

Community Renewal

Places for People, 3 Hay Avenue, EH16 4RW

pantry, need £1 membership

last day Wed 22/12/21; reopens Wed 12/01/21

Community Alliance Trust

64 Niddrie Mains Road, EH16 4BG

pantry; open to locals, no referral; £4.50 weekly membership for £20 worth of fresh food; waiting list

closed from Mon 20/12/21; reopens Thu 06/01/22

Shrub Coop

22 Bread Street, EH3 9AF

food sharing hub, pay as you feel

Closed Fri 24th Dec, reopens Thu 6th Jan; Tue 4th & Wed 5th food sharing 11:00-12:00

Community Renewal

31-33 Pennywell Road, EH4 4PJ

pantry; open to local residents who are members; weekly membership £3.50

Wed 22 & Thu 23 10:00-14:00; Fri 24 10:00-12:00; Wed 28, Thu 29, Fri 30 Dec 10:00-14:00; Wed 5 Jan onwards normal hours

Grassmarket Community Project

1 Little King Street, EH1 3SP

2 course meal, last serving at 6pm

Tue 17:00-18:00

Soul Food

25 Nicholson Square, EH8 9BX

sit down food

Mon 20th Dec, 17:30; Mon 27th Dec 17:30

Soul Food

170 Easter Road, EH7 5QE

sit down food

Thu 23rd Dec, 17:30; Thu 30th Dec 17:30

Soul Food

Central Hall, 2 West Cross, EH3 9BP

sit down food

Fri 24th Dec 17:30, ticket required; Fri 31st Dec 17:30

Soul Food

Life Church, 2 Davie Street, EH8 9EB

sit down food

Sun 26th Dec 17:30 only

Ps & Gs

46 York Place, EH1 3HP

takeaway dinner

up to Sat 18/12/21, then tbc

Bridgend Farmhouse

41 Old Dalkeith Road, EH16 4TE

communiity lunch 'Chinwags'

closed Thu 23rd Dec to Tue 4th Jan inclusive

Drylaw Parish Church

Drylaw Parish Church, Groathill Road North, EH4 2RP

surplus food point. Wed 11:00-13:00

last day Wed 22/12/21; reopens Wed 05/01/21

Steps to Hope

Old St Paul's Church, 63 Jeffrey Street, EH1 1DH

porridge / sandwiches / soup

tbc

Steps to Hope

St Columba's by the Castle Church, 14 Johnston Terrace, EH1 2PW

free food & drinks

tbc

Steps to Hope

St Cuthberts Church, 5 Lothian Road, EH1 2EP

free food & drinks

tbc

Carrubers Christian Centre

65 High Street, EH1 1SR

takeaway breakfast; men's clothes & blankets;

tbc

Salvation Army

25 Niddry Street, EH1 1LG

Free food: filled roll, soup, yoghurt

tbc

Missionaries of Charity

18 Hopetoun Crescent, EH7 4AY

free hot meal

tbc

FourSquare

9 Cranston Street, EH8 8BE

women's trauma service, open to all women, referral or self referral

Closed 5pm Thu 23 Dec; reopens 9am Wed 5th Jan; on call system while closed

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