East Lothian offers a unique shopping experience with a mix of independent shops and well-known retailers in our welcoming towns and villages where you can pick up the perfect gift or stock up for your holiday. Whether you want to spoil yourself, treat someone special or take home a souvenir as a memento of your visit, East Lothian is great for some retail therapy.
From quirky handmade gifts, creative crafts, unique jewellery and delicious treats, you will be spoilt for choice. You can also discover a host of markets and craft fairs where you can pick up a bargain, rare collectables and fresh local produce.
You won’t find out of town large shopping centres here instead you will experience traditional towns with welcoming high streets and charming villages that invite you to take your time as you browse and enjoy a pleasant shopping experience. There are plenty of tasty cafes and restaurants too when you need to refuel! Many of our skilled local producers and craft makers offer an online option, so you can continue to enjoy your favourite East Lothian products when you are at home.
East Lothian has a growing agritourism offering which includes farm shops. Visit them and enjoy the best of local produce, meet the people who live and work here and pick up produce with an excellent local provenance.
The East Lothian Gift Card is a great option if you are unsure what to buy or want to give a gift of choice! The card is accepted throughout the area in a whole range of businesses.
East Lothian – a haven for shoppers with exceptionally varied and unique shopping options!