The Minister is currently Moderator of the Church of Scotland General Assembly  and will be on Moderatorial duties from February 2017 to June 2018 inclusive.

During the Minister’s absence in his Moderatorial year, the following arrangements have been made. The locum minister (responsible for most Sunday worship, baptisms, weddings, funerals and pastoral care) will be:

The Very Revd Dr Andrew McLellan – email

If you wish to telephone, he can be contacted by leaving a message at the Church Office (0131 447 6745), or phone 01383 725959.

The interim moderator is the Revd Scott McKenna (responsible for the Kirk Session and occasional worship) – email

Our Associate, Jennifer Stark, is responsible for pastoral care and Christian Education. Telephone:  07802 263979; email:

Minister: Rt Revd Dr Derek Browning
Tel: 0131 447 1617                                                         Email:

MorningsideParishMapChurch address:

Morningside Parish Church
Braid Road/Cluny Gardens

See below Church Office (postal address)






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Church Office: (Postal Address)

2 Cluny Gardens,

Edinburgh,   EH10 6BQ

Tel: 0131 447 6745

Office hours: 9.30am-12.30pm

Please use the office contact details for enquiries about Room Hire.

How to find us:
Directions from Edinburgh City Bypass:
Take the A702 Ski Slope Exit. Turn Right to go North Into Town on A702
Cross straight over Fairmilehead Traffic Light Crossroads. Proceed down the hill to Morningside Crossroads. Turn Right into Cluny Gardens, and optionally immediately Right again up Braid Road.

Directions from Princes Street (West End):
Follow A702 (Biggar Road) Lothian Road (Castle on your Left) Straight on at Traffic Lights at Morrison Street. Take Central lane and be ready to bear Right on A702 at Earl Gray St./ Home Street. Go straight over the Traffic Lights at The King’s Theatre, up past Bruntsfield Links. Keep straight on through the Traffic Lights at Colinton Road, up to Churchill and straight across Traffic Lights down the hill to Traffic Lights at Morningside Station. Turn Left on to Cluny Gardens and Right up Braid Road.

By public transport: Buses no. 5, 11, 15, 16, 23, 36 and 38 all stop at the Morningside crossroads or close by, a couple of minutes’ walk from the church.