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Welcome to the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society, Edinburgh Branch. Since our formation in 1924, we have promoted Scottish Country dancing for the fun, fitness and friendship it can provide. Now in our 95th year, we continue to offer classes, workshops, dances and events for all ages and experience levels. Keep reading to see what is coming up in the near future, and explore the rest of our site for more information.


Fun Scottish dance classes for children

Our Children’s Scottish dance Poster 2019classes restart on Saturday mornings on 31st August at Craigmillar Park Church Hall, 2a Craigmillar Park Edinburgh,EH16 5LZ

Find out more here.

Our classes are a great way for young dancers to have fun, make new friends and learn new skills.





Dance Scottish with us for fitness, fun and friendship

There is something for everyone at our classes, whether you have Classes Advertising 2017 2 never danced in your life or have lots of experience there is a class to suit you!

Our classes restart for a new term in September – find out more here.

“I had not realised how much fun the class would provide. It delivers physical exercise, without a scrap of lycra in sight!”

Scottish country dancing is a great way to keep fit, have fun and make new friends.


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Many thanks to everyone who came along to our Welcome Night and gave Scottish dancing a try.

We hope you had a great evening and a good experience of Scottish dancing.

We'd love to have your feedback, please take 5 minutes to complete our feedback form and help us plan for future events.

Leave a Legacy

As a charity we rely on charitable donations,  and  by leaving a legacy to the Edinburgh Branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society Anniversary Fund, you not only help to build a resilient, dynamic future for Scottish dancing; your gift will also support meaningful initiatives such as training new teachers and musicians, supporting talented young dancers, or investing in our communities through access to our schools outreach programme.

Find out more as to how you can donate to us or how a gift in your will can make a real difference in the future to Scottish Dancing.



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Social Media

Want to be kept up to date? Our Facebook and Twitter pages bring you regular interactive snippets of news, photographs and updates.

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Save the date and join in the fun with Dunedin Dancers, Edinburgh University New Scotland Scottish Country Dancers and CeilidhKids for a weekend of fun in Edinburgh.

Part of the RSCDS Global Youth Week, we have events for all ages starting with a Nice’n’Easy fun dance on Friday 29th November and culminating in Dunedin Dancers Assembly on Saturday 30h November.

More info coming soon

Shop now!

Head over to our Shop and see what we’ve got in stock for you.

There’s the latest book and CD, and we are delighted that some of the dances have been devised by local Branch members and include several formations making their first appearance in a RSCDS publication.

We’ve still got “The Wee Green” book and our 90th Anniversary Book and CD is still a popular favourite. All the dances from this publications are available to view on our YouTube Channel.

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Our Demonstration team promote Scottish dancing worldwide, and are delighted to help make your event unique and special, whether you want to watch or join in and dance.

We can provide anything from a short dancing display to hosting an evening of Ceilidh dancing complete with a caller, ensuring that your guests take home happy memories and an unforgettable experience of Scottish culture.

Whatever the event, the flexibility of using us ensures that your function will be a resounding success. Enquiry Form.

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