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Buccleuch and Greyfriars Free Church of Scotland

Door open days


These two churches frame the historic space known locally as “The Causey”. Buccleuch and Greyfriars, C listed and dating from 1856, dominates the area with its towering steeple. By J, WH & JM Hay, who also built Augustines on George IV Bridge. Chapel of Ease (Graveyard): B-listed and built in 1755-6 as an overflow for St Cuthbert’s, Lothian Road. Its tranquil secret graveyard houses several significant graves plus the unmarked grave of Deacon Brodie.

Key Information

Building Date: 1856

Information leaflets/notes, visual displays, stewards/volunteers at key points, video/audio presentations.

Where to find us

  • 10 West Crosscauseway
  • Edinburgh
  • EH8 9JP