South East Scotland Scouts logoEDINBURGH NORTH EAST DISTRICT

One of seven Districts in South East Scotland Region

Badge of Edinburgh North East District

Edinburgh North East District

Edinburgh North East District covers the geographical area of Portobello, Craigentinny, Craigmillar, Duddingston, Joppa, New Town, Broughton, Trinity, Leith, Newhaven, Wardie and Willowbrae. It is responsible for the Scout Groups and Explorer Units in the District.

Edinburgh North East has a District website which you can visit at

Leadership Team

  • Rob Whitelaw is DC.
  • Deputy DC Katie Young has specific responsibility for the Explorer Scout Section including Young Leaders.


Events in Edinburgh North East

Jun 15

National Camping Competition for Scouts

Fri 15 June - Sun 17 June

Edinburgh NE News

YLs in Sections – ENE

Young Leaders with Beavers, Cubs and Scouts Young Leaders are an extremely useful resource for the younger sections.  The experience of being a Young Leader is also extremely rewarding, particularly if all the training is completed, and Young Leaders are one of our...

Congratulations to Dave Reid!

Congratulations to Dave Reid of the 11th Edinburgh North East Group who was recently awarded his 40 year service award! Dave, who is the Group Scout Leader at the 11th has received a certificate marking the occassion of his 40 years service to the Group and its Cub...