Welcome to Edinburgh: The New Town Church of Scotland

We are looking for a new minister

The Edinburgh New Town Church is a City Centre charge and a gathered congregation comprising those from the former Greenside and St Andrew’s & St George’s West. On a main shopping street and with its Undercroft Café open five days a week, the congregation looks for someone to share our mission to be part of God’s voice in the heart of the City.

Enquiries and questions about the charge should be directed to the Rev. Ann Inglis by email HERE.
or call  07920228545 after 5th July.
Applications should be made to the Clerk of the Nominating Committee, James McNeill, by email HERE.
no later than 5pm on 19th August 2024.

Join us for worship

Sunday 21st July

10.30am Morning Worship here at 13 George Street and online

The service will be led by Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison. The theme is ‘A Vision for the Church’.
If you can’t join in person you can watch our livestream here  You can download an order of service at the same link.

Catch up with all our past services here or subscribe to our YouTube channel

Celebration of the Lord’s Supper

We celebrate the Lord’s Supper with:

A Communion service at 9am on the first Sunday of each month.

A short celebration of the Lord’s Supper immediately following the 10.30am service on the last Sunday of each month.

And ‘formal’ quarterly Communion services.

Join us in prayer 

Join our Pause for Prayer community online. Find fresh prayer resources published weekly on a Monday over on our Facebook page or contact us if you would like receive these by email.

You can also find weekly prayers for the world church at the World Council of Churches webpage here.

Undercroft Café   

Our Undercroft Cafe  – the most well-spaced cafe with the best soup, the most calorific cakes and the friendliest staff in town!  Come and indulge yourself ethically!

Enjoy our carefully selected art exhibitions while you eat and drink! See information on the current exhibition here.

Open 10:30am – 2pm Monday to Friday.

Edinburgh New Town Church at Festival Time

Our 2024 Festival programme is out now. Pop into the church and pick up a copy or read it online here.

Christian Aid book sale

The main Christian Aid event for this year will be the autumn sale, from Thursday 17th to Saturday 19th October 2024 – details will follow as soon as possible.

Keeping in touch

You can reach us by phone – 0131 225 3847 – and through normal email channels.

Find us on social media




Support our work 

If you would like to support our work you can make a donation to the church [Edinburgh: the New Town] through the Church of Scotland website here. 

Sunday worship 21st July 2024 ‘A Vision for the Church’

Order of service – July 21st 2024 Worship Leader: Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison Scripture Reader: Isabel McNab Prayers of the people: Diana Thurston Smith Organist/pianist: David Stewart Sources: Scripture reading(s) taken from the New Revised Standard Version unless otherwise stated. …

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Sunday worship 14th July 2024

Order of service – July 14th 2024 OS Worship Leader: Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison Scripture Reader: Annie Brechin Prayers of the people: Walter Dunlop Organist/pianist: Jamie Turnbull Sources: Scripture reading(s) taken from the New Revised Standard Version All hymns from …

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