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The Edinburgh shopping guide with reviews for the best independent shops and traders. Posh Shopper, Independent Local Traders and Curio Shops.

Edinburgh’s guide to the best independent traders on our SHOPPER MAP

Cranachan and Crowdie

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263 Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8BQ - Map
Cranachan & Crowdie

Located on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile selling the best of Scottish produce, a treat for tourists and locals alike. As you step into Cranachan and Crowdie it is clear that Scottish food and drink produce is in good health. The shelves are stacked … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, Old Town, Shopper, Update
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Edinburgh Farmers’ Market

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Castle Terrace, Edinburgh, EH1 2EL - Map
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Bringing local produce to the city centre for everyone to enjoy every Saturday morning 9am to 2pm. The Farmers Market is great for city residents and visitors, whether you are looking for ingredients for a meal or for something tasty … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, Old Town, Shopper, Update, West End
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Dovecot Studios

10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT - Map
Dovecot Studios

Forget any preconceived ideas about what ‘crafts’ are and enter a modern space that shows exceptional work. The Dovecot Studios shows the best work from leading craft makers and artists. The building used to be a public swimming bath before … Read More

Category: Arts & Crafts Shopper, Culture, Great Galleries, Newington
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Bra Bohag Vintage Design

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150 Easter Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5RL - Map
Bra Bohag

If you like design and quality with a reasonable price tag visit this wee lounge of a shop in Edinburgh. Known to us as Jimmy’s vintage and retro shop situated in the east of Edinburgh. It’s definitely a case of … Read More

Category: Curio & Collectables, Leith, Shopper
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The Adam Pottery & Studios

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76 Henderson Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5BJ - Map
Adam Pottery and Studio

A local working pottery ceramics studio and gallery exhibiting an inspired range of work. Founded by Janet Adam in 1983 the basement space was formerly a bakers; this is not an awkward gallery spaces its all very relaxed here. Janet is … Read More

Category: Arts & Crafts Shopper, Independent Local Traders, New Town, Shopper
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Canderson’s Sweet Shop

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76 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 5HB - Map
P1120011

The smallest and the sweetest shop in Edinburgh! Situated on Leith Walk Canderson’s sweet shop sells a vast range of traditional sweets. Edinburgh Rock, Soor Plooms, Traffic Light, Iron Bru, Giant Chocolate Mice, Sherbet Lemons, Rhubarb and Custard, Toffee Doodles … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, Leith, Shopper
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Elvis Shakespeare

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374 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 8SD - Map
Elvis or Shakespeare

Sounds and words are plentiful in this independent seller of used books, music, and films, all in hard format. Elvis Shakespeare is a unique music shop in Edinburgh, there isn’t another seller of second hand books, music and films all … Read More

Category: Curio & Collectables, Independent Local Traders, Leith, Shopper, Update
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Out of the Blue Drill Hall

36 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh, EH6 8RG - Map
Out of the Blue Flea Market

A cultural hub with a cafe and range of public events from art sales to flea markets. This former army drill hall has become a centre for artists studios and community events. The large inside hall is home to a … Read More

Category: Area, Arts & Crafts Shopper, Curio & Collectables, Leith, Shopper
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Ramsay Cornish Auctioneers

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15 Jane Street, Edinburgh, EH6 5HE - Map
Ramsay Cornish Edinburgh

Auctioning a range of antiques, collectables and household goods with the fun and drama that goes with a live auction sale. Located on a small industrial estate off Leith Walk this auction house is friendly and fun whether you are … Read More

Category: Curio & Collectables, Leith, Shopper, Update
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Valvona & Crolla

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19 Elm Row, Edinburgh, EH7 4AA - Map
Valvona and Crolla inside

One of the best Italian delicatessens in Britain. Located at the top of Leith Walk the inconspicuous entrance does not reveal much of the vast range of produce that is on offer within. Fine wines, spirits, cheese, cold meats, cured meats, olives, fresh bread, … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, Leith, Shopper
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Real Foods Shops

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37 Broughton Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3JU - Map
Real Foods

The best place in town by a rhubarb mile for natural foods! There are two shops in Edinburgh that stock a huge range of natural very good food, what might amaze you when you pop in is that these shops … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, New Town, Shopper

Thai at Haymarket

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39 Dalry Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2BU - Map
Thai at Haymarket

If you want to eat Thai food in Edinburgh and fancy cooking your own then this place is a must. The Thai at Haymarket supermarket is located in the West End of Edinburgh and has been here for around 5 years; … Read More

Category: Independent Local Traders, Shopper, West End

Iconic Design

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23 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HS - Map
Iconic 1

Iconic is like a tardis, small on the outside and not much bigger on the inside but its packed full of interesting pieces. Located in the heart of the Old Town, Edinburgh this is a great shop to find something … Read More

Category: Arts & Crafts Shopper, Curio & Collectables, Independent Local Traders, Old Town, Shopper
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Kiss The Fish

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9 Dean Park Street, Edinburgh, EH4 1JN - Map
Kiss The Fish

A great place to get creative, fun environment, lots to choose from and a friendly helpful team on hand to help! Located in Stockbridge Kiss The Fish is a shop and art studio for children and adults. Anyone can pop in and choose … Read More

Category: Area, Arts & Crafts Shopper, New Town, Shopper, Update
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Stockbridge Market

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Kerr Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6 - Map
Stockbridge Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market is a lovely spot to buy some local produce in the New Town. Situated by the Water of Leith and in the heart of Stockbridge the market is set in Jubilee Gardens. The market is set up … Read More

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Ronde Cafe and Cycles

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66 Hamilton Place, Edinburgh, EH3 5AZ - Map
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Turn up on two wheels or two feet this place is retro neat! A specialist cycling shop and cafe bringing a social aspect to Edinburgh’s cycling community and those on foot in search of good coffee. Located in Stockbridge this … Read More

Category: Cafe Culture, Foodie, Independent Local Traders, New Town, Shopper
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Courtyard Antiques

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108A Causewayside, Edinburgh, EH9 1PU - Map
Courtyard Antiques

Buyer or browser you will enjoy having a good sniff around this antiques warehouse. Located off the main road the small entrance doesn’t suggest much of the size of this place once inside. There is a real mix of antiques … Read More

Category: Curio & Collectables, Newington, Shopper
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