Welcome to Morningside, Edinburgh

The lively Morningside area in the South of Edinburgh offers a brilliant range of retailers;
from artisan and local to national and known, you’ll discover a new side to Morningside.

Enjoy discovering #MoreToMorningside with the Morningside Traders Association.


Morningside Traders Association

Morningside Traders Association is an organisation of local business partners from the vibrant and popular shopping village of Morningside, Comiston and Churchhill areas in the south of Edinburgh.

What do we do?

Where the independent stands alongside the corporate: Morningside Traders Association brings the trading community together.

We work together; with the Morningside Community Council, our Community Police team and with our local councillors on issues of concern to our business partners, other local traders and our local customers, residents and visitors. We get things done.

What makes Morningside special?

Morningside is centred round a bustling High Street and has its own vibrant community. It’s a hub of highly regarded services including playgroups, nurseries, primary and secondary schools, university, churches and charitable organisations, library, a post office, community centre and hospital.

Morningside brings a whole spectrum of people to its core.

Morningside complements these core services with an excellent range of specialist shops, multi award-winning independent retailers and high street favourites. Morningside Traders Association brings it all together.

Meet some of our members

Morningside Traders Association is a brilliant blend of artisan, local shops and national retailers - meet some of our members below...

See all of our members

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Whether you’re a new kid on the block or have been here for a while, there’s a new side to trading in Morningside. It’s collaborative and supportive; it’s Morningside Traders Association.

Morningside Traders Association is all about building a thriving business community and maintaining high standards in our trading area. We meet regularly to discuss collaborative marketing and share information through our business network. If you are a local trader and are interested in becoming a Morningside business partner, membership is only £60.00 per annum (£5.00 per month) and includes advertising on this web site and inclusion in other promotional and social activities.

If you’ve any more questions drop one of the team a line – it’d be great to make contact with you…