Lothian Road in Edinburgh has seen plenty of action down the decades.
Lothian Road in Edinburgh has seen plenty of action down the decades.

17 amazing photos of Edinburgh’s Lothian Road through the years

Lothian Road, which joins the West End of Princes Street with Tollcross, has seen it all over the years - from royal visits, strikes, shoppers queuing out on the pavements and even a celebrity visitor two.

Take a look at our picture gallery to see how this iconic city centre street has changed – and see what’s remained the same – down the decades.

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