Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust (EOTDT) was set up by local residents to help the Old Town develop in a way that meets the needs of the people who live in it EOTDT is a registered charity committed to the revitalisation of the Old Town through stimulating growth in community participation, the arts and enterprise.
Arts & Creative, Arts, Crafts & Design, Business Services (B2B), Cafes, Care and support services, Catering & Food, Catering Services, Christmas, Classes & Training, Clothing, Fashion & Textiles, Corporate Awaydays, Ethical & Fair Trade, Furniture, Space Hire, Support Services, Venues and performance spaces, Vulnerable & Disabled
The Grassmarket Community Project supports people through transitions in their lives and re-connects the disengaged. They run four social enterprises through the project: their successful wood workshop GrOW, creating bespoke pieces of furniture from recycled wood; a purpose-designed conference and event space; a cafe and catering service and the manufacture of tartan items including their very own “greyfriars” tartan.
Gorgie City Farm is a free-entry city farm. It serves as a unique outdoor resource offering hands on educational and learning opportunities for all our visitors and offers educational tours and workshops for organised groups.
Just outside Edinburgh, Port Edgar Watersports offers opportunities for all ages and abilities to have fun and develop skills in: Powerboating, Dinghy Sailing, Keelboat Sailing, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Kayaking, Canoeing, and Cycling.