PDSO Edinburgh

9 York Place Edinburgh EH1 3EB

PDSO Edinburgh

9 York Place Edinburgh EH1 3EB

Our solicitors in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Office

Paul Haran

Acting Director


0131 557 1222

Edinburgh Office

Charles Morrison



0131 557 1222

Edinburgh Office

Lesley Cunningham



0131 557 1222

Edinburgh Office

Andrew Docherty

Acting Head of Office


0131 557 1222

Edinburgh Office

Julie Torley



0131 557 1222

Office opening hours

Monday to Friday 09.00-17.00

Office accessibility

The office is accessed from street level, with four steps leading up to the front external door.

Our office is located on York Place, along from the Edinburgh Trams terminus and less than five minutes walk from Edinburgh bus station.

You can view our office and get directions through Google Maps here.

Getting here

Information if you are getting to PDSO Edinburgh by bus, train, car and bike.


Lothian Bus services that stop near the office are 1, 8, 11, 16, 19, 22, 25, 26 and 34.

If you are travelling towards the city centre the closest bus stops are located on Broughton Street, Omni Centre and York Place.

If you are travelling away from the city centre the closest bus stops are again Broughton Street, Omni Centre or York Place.


Any trams heading to the city centre will drop you off near the office.

The closest tram stop is at the terminus on York Place. Then walk 0.1 mile along York place in the direction of the West End. Cross over at the bus station (you will see the back of Edinburgh Bus Station) and continue to walk along until you arrive at number 9.


Waverley train station is located around 0.4 miles from 9 York Place. It’s less than ten minutes to walk as shown on the map below.

  • Head for the Waverley Steps as you head out of the train station
  • Once at the top of the Waverley Steps, turn left onto Princess Street
  • Cross to the other side of Princes Street at the traffic lights outside Waverley Mall
  • Turn right on South St Andrew’s Street
  • Continue straight on through St Andrew’s Square
  • Continue onto North St Andrew’s Street
  • At the bottom of the road, turn Right onto York Place
  • PDSO’s building is a few doors along.


There are car parks available roughly five minutes from the office at:

  • Greenside Place – located at 28 Greenside Row at the Omni Centre
  • Q Park OMNI at Greenside Row


There are no facilities for bike parking outside PDSO Edinburgh.

When you arrive

There is an intercom system to gain access to the office.

There is street level access to the main entrance of our office. There are four steps leading up to the external front door and as you enter the door there is one further step.

The front door opens to a vestibule and an internal locked door.

Press the buzzer to let staff know you are there.

During your visit

Reception staff will greet you by speaking to you through the door intercom system.

If you have an appointment to see a solicitor, staff will let you in and direct you into the Reception waiting area, which is situated on the ground floor immediately inside the front internal door.

Please note that we cannot always admit visitors who do not have a pre-arranged appointment.

Assistance dogs are welcome in our office. Please let us know in advance if you would like us to make any special arrangements to help accommodate them. We can arrange to have a bowl of water available for them.

Please let us know in advance of any support you need to visit our office or communicate with us.