Edinburgh roadworks: scheduled road closures, temporary traffic lights and diversions

Here is a list of all of the published roadworks in Edinburgh which start this weekend or next week.

Friday, 26th April 2019, 1:08 pm
Updated Friday, 26th April 2019, 1:20 pm
These are all the scheduled roadworks in Edinburgh (Photo: Shutterstock)

For drivers and people using public transport, roadworks can be the bane of your day. Here is a full list of all the published road closures for the forthcoming week for you to plan your routes and avoid any delays.

Road closed from 6am on Saturday until 6am on Monday for carriageway repairs. Diversion signed via Pleasance - West Richmond Street - Nicolson Street - South Bridge - High Street (right-turn ban suspended).
Lane closures and contraflow including temporary pedestrian crossing between 7am and 6pm on Saturday due to a crane lift at the Erskine House development.

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Canning Street and Canning Street Lane will be shut to through traffic due to a crane lift from 7am on Saturday until 6pm on Sunday.
Road closed from 9am to 4pm on Saturday for trial holes investigating Morrison Street tunnels.
Rolling road closure and traffic being held as needed for the Easter procession at Kings Stables Road, Grassmarket, Cowgate and Holyrood Road from 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
Road closed to westbound traffic and parking restrictions on the southside and central reserve between 6am and 9pm on Sunday for a crane lift.
Temporary traffic lights for manhole repairs between 8am and 6pm on Sunday.
Lane closures and contraflow with parking suspended on both sides due to ironworks between 8am and 5pm on Sunday.
Temporary traffic lights at Robertson Avenue and a Hermand Terrace between 8am and 6pm on Sunday due to blocked cable ducts clearing.
Westbound lane closure and contraflow for carriageway and footway repairs between 9am and 5pm on Sunday.
Road closed with local diversions for ironworks between 9.30am and 7pm on Sunday
Temporary traffic lights for manhole repairs between 9.30am and 7pm on Sunday
Inside lane northbound closed for cabling works between 9.30am and 4pm on Sunday.
Temporary traffic lights for carriageway repairs between 9.30am and 4pm on Sunday.
Parking restrictions and road closures for Hibs v Hearts kick off at 12.15pm. Closures in place from 11.15am to 2.45pm.
Overnight resurfacing work between 7pm and 6am each night from Monday until Friday, with a 5pm start on Sunday. Ferniehall Road shut and temporary traffic lights in place.
Road closed with signed local diversions for cabling works from 8am on Monday until 5pm on Friday.
Road closed for water mains upgrade from 9am on Monday until 5pm on Friday.
Lane closures southbound on Lochinvar Drive and eastbound on West Harbour Road for the construction of the Lower Granton Road cycleway. Closures in place from 9am on Monday until 5pm on 17 May.
Temporary traffic lights at Davidson Road, contraflow at Grigor Gardens and Kimmerghame Drive and no left turn out of Kimmerghame Drive from 9.30am until 4pm on Monday for cabling work.
Temporary traffic lights at Kirkgate and Liberton Drive with Cadogan Road closed at Liberton Gardens/Brae for an estimated three weeks from Monday for gas main renewal project.
Temporary traffic lights from 9.30am on Monday until 4.30pm on Friday for cabling works.
Overnight closures for westbound traffic from 8pm to 6.30am for two nights for resurfacing. Diversion via A720, A8, M9.
Carriageway survey ahead of sett renewal work from 8pm to 6am for three nights from Monday and lane closures and temporary traffic lights at St Marys Street for one night.
Westbound lane closure for repairs to a digital screen from 8pm on Monday until 6am on Tuesday.
Temporary traffic lights for gas mains work from 9am on Tuesday until 4pm on Friday.
North section closed, Carlton Street closed, and temporary traffic lights for manhole repairs from 9.30am on Tuesday until 6am on Wednesday.
Temporary traffic lights for the construction of a new manhole from 9am on Wednesday until 4pm on 10 May.
Capelaw Road and Allermuir Road closed from 7pm to 7am Wednesday through Saturday for overnight cabling works and temporary traffic lights.
Road closed to eastbound traffic from 8pm to 6am for two nights with a diversion via George VI Bridge and North Bridge from Wednesday night until Friday morning to repair a burst pipe.
South arm of Newhaven Road closed and temporary traffic lights for manhole repairs from 9.30am until 6pm on Thursday.