32 pictures of Edinburgh in the 00s that will make you want to go back in time

The 00s were a time for double denim, Boxing Day sales, queuing to see the stars at HMV and three bottles for the price of two at wine shops.

Monday, 8th July 2019, 4:24 pm
Hundreds of fans gathered.
Hundreds of fans gathered.

We share 32 pictures from our archive that will make you want to go back to the 00s to experience it all again.

The dim lighting made it the perfect place to take your date.
People Queue in Princes Street for a chance to meet Katie Price AKA Jordan.

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2004 prices seem like a bargain now.
Even in the rain.
Three young festival goers in 2001. Picture: JPIMEDIA
Shame it's not coming back this year.
Postcards on walls were a classic touch.
.. and hot dogs a steal at 2.50.
Before the days of streaming music online.
We are still grieving its closure.
Dancing on the tables was par for the course.
Cheap drinks galore.
.. and worth skiving off work for.
Whereto? in Tollcross was one of many.
Justin Timberlake was among the big names.
The awards were a huge hit.
There were branches all over the city.
Blossom Hill anyone?
Before Netflix took over our lives...
Internet cafes are a thing of the past.
Mind the sticky floors.
Long before internet dating took over.
For all the wrong reasons.
Internet banking was not yet a thing.
with branches all over the city.
In proper 00s style.
It was on of the city's top spots.
I'm sure they were more enthusiastic than they looked.
Those were the days.
UGC Cinema was a great place for a first date.
It didn't last long - and is now a trampoline centre.