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Ruben Barbosa

Living in Edinburgh, from Brazil

"Whether it's the Edinburgh Fringe Festival or the Highlands -- such great opportunities to explore Scotland with my fellow expats."

Marleen Jansen

Living in Edinburgh, from Netherlands

"I'd never have discovered my favourite museum without the Edinburgh Expat Guide! "

InterNations - a community of trust

InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Edinburgh

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Edinburgh expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Edinburgh
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Make the most of living and working in Edinburgh

Expat living in Edinburgh raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from British authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhich diseases do I need to have my pet checked for before bringing it along to the UK?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend expat insurance providers in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Edinburgh takes a lot of time. Our Edinburgh expat guide is there to make your relocation to Edinburgh as easy as possible. Starting with culture and sights to information about local organisations & companies, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Edinburgh.

To learn more about how to organize your expat life around the world, please read on in our guide section: From live in London to move to Paris, we have it covered.

Edinburgh Expat Locations

Sheep Heid Inn

Sheep Heid Inn

Restaurants & Nightlife

Au Bar

Au Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Wighams Wine Cellars

Wighams Wine Cellars

Restaurants & Nightlife

EH2 Tempus Bar

EH2 Tempus Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

The Living Room

The Living Room

Restaurants & Nightlife

Le Di-Vin Wine Bar

Le Di-Vin Wine Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Hamilton's Bar and Kitchen

Hamilton's Bar and Kitchen

Restaurants & Nightlife

Traverse Theatre Bar Café

Traverse Theatre Bar Café

Restaurants & Nightlife

Information on the Expat Life in Edinburgh

Are you looking specifically for telecommunication providers in town or the Japanese consulates in the UK? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Edinburgh provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Edinburgh. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Edinburgh expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Edinburgh and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Hello among our expats living and working in Edinburgh.

We certainly provide other expat communities than our members in Edinburgh with useful information on everyday life. Our guide features a range of topics, from living in Houston to living in Sydney.