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72 care homes in Edinburgh

Cairdean House

185 Redford Road, Colinton, Edinburgh, EH13 9PN

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Nursing
Palliative
90 single rooms, all en-suite • Opened in 2013

Edinburgh

11

Cramond Residence

49 Cramond Road North, Edinburgh, EH4 6NG

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
74 beds • 24 single rooms • Opened in 2019

Edinburgh

11

Lauder Lodge

2 Wakefield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH7 6TL

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Nursing
Palliative
60 single rooms, all en-suite • Opened in 2017

Edinburgh

12

Murrayside

34 South Beechwood, Edinburgh, EH12 5YS

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Palliative
63 single rooms • Opened in 2018

Edinburgh

12

Ashley Court Care Home

33 Craighouse Terrace, Edinburgh, EH10 5LH

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
55 single rooms, all en-suite • Opened in 1995

Edinburgh

4

Blenham House Care Home

3 Sighthill Court, Edinburgh, EH11 4EU

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
60 single rooms, all en-suite • Opened in 2006

Edinburgh

4

Castlegreen

160 Greendykes Road, Craigmillar, Edinburgh, EH16 4ES

Adequate - Regulator's rating

Residential
Palliative
120 beds • 60 en-suite rooms • 60 single rooms • 60 beds in double rooms • Opened in 2007

Edinburgh

8

Colinton Care Home

69 Spylaw Road, Edinburgh, EH10 5BP

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Nursing
Palliative
53 single rooms, all en-suite • Opened in 1997

Edinburgh

8

Gilmerton

9 Moredunvale Road, Gilmerton, Edinburgh, EH17 7QU

Weak - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
Palliative
75 en-suite rooms • 60 single rooms • Opened in 1997

Edinburgh

3

Gilmerton Neurodisability Unit

9 Moredunvale Road, Moredun, Edinburgh, EH17 7QU

Very good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
0 en-suite rooms • 15 single rooms • Opened in 2014

Edinburgh

4

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How many care homes are there in Edinburgh

There are 72 care homes in Edinburgh, with 43 offering nursing care. If you're not sure which type of care home is best for you, you can read our guide on how to choose the right care home.

How many care homes in Edinburgh offer specialised dementia care?

41 care homes in Edinburgh offer specialist care designed to meet the challenges faced by people living with dementia.

How are care homes in Edinburgh regulated?

All care homes in Edinburgh are regulated by the Care Inspectorate (CI). Of the 72 care homes in Edinburgh, 42 have been rated good or above.

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Average care home costs in Scotland

Average costs based on LaingBuisson Care of Older People UK report 2019

  • Residential care homes

    £761 per week

  • Nursing care homes

    £845 per week

Funding for care in Scotland

Your care home costs could be partially funded by the council. To quality for this, you must first arrange a care needs assessment.

  • Free personal and/or nursing care funding is available to anyone aged 65 or over, regardless of their financial situation.

  • Funding towards accommodation costs is also available if your assets (property & savings) are below £27,250.