Featured pages

As a result of the Coronavirus, pandemic face-to-face Club Meetings have been cancelled. We are now holding on-line meetings using Zoom. Use CONTACT if you would like to attend a meeting.

Crocus Display in March 2021

Purple Crocuses in Figgate Park, Edinburgh


Bulletins 2020 - 2021

Rotary Club of Edinburgh Monthly Bulletins


Weekly ZOOM Meeting - 15th April

Phil Yelland: 'Why Regulations Matter'


International Services Commitee

Thanamalvila, Sri Lanka Project


Edinburgh Rotary Golf Club - March 2021

Formed in 1913


District 1020 Mental Health & Communication Project

Clubs supply Kindle Tablets to aid dementia sufferers


About us


President Don Mackenzie and our members welcome you to the website of the Rotary Club of Edinburgh.

Founded in 1912, we are a lunchtime club. Except for a two-week break over the Christmas and New Year period, our weekly meetings are held on Thursdays from 1 - 2pm (members and visitors gather for a drink and a chat from about 12.30pm onwards) at the Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel in Edinburgh's West End, near Haymarket station. A two-course lunch is served during the meeting. The current charge is £15.00. 

We are a friendly and progressive club, well accustomed to welcoming visitors from all corners of the world, especially during the summer months. Most of our meetings feature a talk from an invited speaker, educating and entertaining us on any of a wide variety of subjects. You will find details of forthcoming talks elsewhere on this website.

If you decide to visit us there is no need for visiting Rotarians to contact us in advance – simply turn up, but non-Rotarians wishing to come to a meeting should contact the Hon Secretary at secretary@edinburghrotary.org beforehand. You can be sure of a warm welcome. There is a map showing where and when we meet further down the page.

Links to what Rotary does locally and internationally and how to join the Rotary Community are at the bottom of this page.

Rotary Club of Edinburgh
Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel,
Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh, 
EH12 5EF 
0131 226 6001
Rotary International Club No.62,
RIBI Founder Club No.6.

Happening soon...

Meetings and events happening soon

Weekly ZOOM Meeting - 15th April

Thu, Apr 15th 2021 12:45 pm

Weekly ZOOM Meeting - 15th April

Phil Yelland: 'Why Regulations Matter'

Weekly ZOOM Meeting - 22nd April

Thu, Apr 22nd 2021 12:45 pm

Weekly ZOOM Meeting - 22nd April

E-Club of Southern Scotland: 'BERTS Alert'

future events Past Events calendar district events local events

Rotary News

Be part of a global network of volunteers, trying to make the world a better place. Please also see the 'links & news' page for information from the local district and live feeds from Rotary International and Rotary International in GB&I.

Volunteer Expo - The new national volunteering show

Rotary Action Groups support causes around the globe

Meetings & Venue

Where and when:

We meet on Thursdays at 12:30 for 13:00
Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel
Grosvenor Street
EH12 5EF  0131 226 6001

Get Directions

Enter your Postcode or Town