Edinburgh celebrities: 10 famous faces who went to James Gillespie's High school, including Outlander’s Sam Heughan

James Gillespie's High School in Edinburgh boasts an impressive list of famous names among its former pupils – and even one or two bona fide legends.

If you’ve ever wondered where world famous author Dame Muriel Spark or Outlander actor Sam Heughan were educated, we’ve got the answers for you.

How many of the celebrities in our photo gallery did you know went to James Gillespie's in Edinburgh – either its former girls school, boys school, primary or the high school – and did any attend at the same time as you or your children?

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