Edinburgh is home to some of Scotland’s oldest pubs – and here are a dozen of the oldest.
Edinburgh is home to some of Scotland’s oldest pubs – and here are a dozen of the oldest.

12 photos of Edinburgh’s oldest pubs – some dating back as far as the 1300s

Edinburgh is home to some of Scotland’s oldest pubs – all of them steeped in history.

These pubs have fascinating back stories, particularly when it comes to how they got their names and some of the famous names who frequented them.

We’ve trawled through the Evening News archives to bring you images showing a dozen of the oldest drinking establishments in Auld Reekie – some of them dating back to the 1300s.

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