Welcome to East Lothian
With over 40 miles of stunning coastline, golden beaches, rolling countryside, award-winning attractions, excellent food & drink and the world’s finest links golf courses, we have the best of Scotland! It may feel like a million miles away, but it’s only minutes from Edinburgh. East Lothian is not only a great place to visit, it is a great place to live and work. Have a look at just some of the things that make this a wonderful place.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
While lockdown restrictions are easing, it's important that we all continue to take action to stop the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
From Saturday 5th June 2021, East Lothian will move to Level 1 with a further relaxation of restrictions.
Before visiting, please follow current guidance and check direct with businesses for opening times, advance booking and any special arrangements in place. You can check here to see which businesses are 'Good to Go', an accreditation that certifies that these businesses adhere to Government and public health guidance on COVID-19.
When visiting, please respect our beautiful countryside and Love East Lothian responsibly - Respect, Protect, Enjoy!
Stay Safe - Love East Lothian
Find out what’s happening in East Lothian with events and festivals that attract people from all over the world to celebrate Scotland's fascinating heritage and wonderful culture featuring the best of Scottish music, arts, food & drink, innovation, sport and entertainment.
A fantastic line-up of comedy, film, book, conversation, wellbeing, exploration and family events set in the harbour of the beautiful coastal town of North Berwick. For more information.