Exterior of Mr Boni's ice cream parlour at Tollcross in Edinburgh, February 1979.
Exterior of Mr Boni's ice cream parlour at Tollcross in Edinburgh, February 1979.

In pictures: Legendary Edinburgh ice cream parlour Mr Boni's

With Edinburgh sweltering in a heatwave – and today being World Ice Cream Day – we’ve had a dig through the Evening News archives to bring a selection of images showing the famous Mr Boni’s brand down the years. What a way to cool off.

Sunday, 18th July 2021, 11:40 am

For decades, Mr Boni’s was a household name in Edinburgh the number one ice cream parlour in the city and a favourite venue for children’s birthday parties thanks to Boni’s famous ice cream cakes.

While Mr Boni’s closed more than 18 years ago, memories of the Capital institution remain strong for a generation of Edinburgh locals.

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