We asked our readers for their spooky tales. Have you saw a ghost in the Capital before?

Edinburgh most haunted places: 10 spooky stories from our readers

Do you believe in ghosts? Here are 10 of Edinburgh’s most haunted areas, with spine-chilling tales told by our readers.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 2:42 pm

Edinburgh has long been known as one of the most haunted cities in the whole of the world, with its Ghost Bus tour that can take you around parts of the Capital that are said to be inhabited by ghosts and ghouls of the past.

However, while it is true that many spooky tales can be explained with rational – maybe it was a rat scurrying, a problem with the pipes – some bumps in the night cannot be explained…

Our readers share their terrifying tales of malevolent spirits, meetings with mysterious figures and simply unexplainable stories with us.

Have you had any similar experiences in any of these areas?

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