Eid Prayer Times!

5.30am ( Arabic/English khutbah )
7am ( Arabic only khutbah )
9.30am ( Arabic/English khutbah )

Where to Pray?
Brothers: Main Prayer Hall, Ladies Prayer Hall, overflow to the tent
Sisters: Exhibition Hall, Library

Eid is a busy time and we ask that you follow any instructions our stewards and volunteers may give on the day for everyone’s safety.

When is Eid?
Keep and eye out on our social media pages where we will confirm the date of Eid on Thursday evening.

Join us after the last prayer for a community celebration between 10.30am and 3pm. Enjoy snacks, refreshments, entertainment and ice cream!

Help us!
Would you like to help out on eid? Fill out our form and we will be in touch: CLICK HERE

Wishing you all a blessed and joyous Eid al-Fitr from everyone at Edinburgh Central Mosque.

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An announcement will be made after sunset on Thursday 14th June by email and on the website and on the recorded message on the phone system.

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Road closure around the mosque due to Edinburgh Marathon 26-27 May 2018

Assalam Alekom

Edinburgh Marathon Road closures will take place from Saturday 26/5/18 18:00 until Sunday 27/5/18 14:00.

If you plan to visit the mosque for

  • Iftar and Maghrib on Saturday Night
  • Isha and Taraweeh on Saturday Night
  • Fajr on Sunday Morning
  • Arabic School on Sunday Morning
  • Duhur prayer on Sunday afternoon

You will be affected.


Relevant roads closed near the mosque will be:

  • Potterrow
  • Chapel street
  • Bluccleuch Street
  • Hope Park Crescent
  • Nicholson Square North side only.     Access to mosque car park from south side via Nicholson street.


Parking restrictions 14.00hr   Saturday 26/5/18   until  14.00hr  Sunday 27/5/18


  • Potterrow
  • Chapel Street
  • Buccleuch Street
  • George Square
  • Crichton Street
  • Charles Street
  • Marshal Street
  • Meadow lane
  • West Nicholson Street
  •  Nicholson Square
  • Buccleuch Place

When visiting the mosque for Taraweeh, you can use the mosque car park for free but keep in mind the limited capacity of spaces (50 spaces) on first come first served basis. Access from Nicholson street.

A full list of road closure can be found here


If you would like any more information on road closures etc  please contact the Edinburgh Marathon events team  0131 333 4847