Welcome to St Columba's


The Ordinariate Mass is now 11.30am on the 3rd Sunday of the month instead of the 2nd Sunday


Sunday:  9.30 am and 6.30 pm

Weekdays: 9.30am Mass on Tuesday and Thursday

Confessions Saturday:  6.00 - 6.30 pm 

Weddings and Baptisms by arrangement with Mgr Kerr


Father Len Black from the Ordinariate in Scotland will celebrate a monthly Mass in St Columba’s at 11.30 am on the second Sunday of each month

Parish Priest:
Very Rev Mgr Francis Canon Kerr
77 Falcon Avenue
EH10 4AN

Tel. 0131 447 2502

Directions to St Columba's



In order to give a brief overview of this weekend’s Pastoral Letter, Archbishop Cushley has commissioned a short film which is available from today on YouTube:view it here


About St Columba's

St Columba’s is a city parish, and the district has been built up for more than a century. The foundation stone was laid on Easter Tuesday 23rd April 1889 which preceded the opening of the church on Sunday 17th November of that year. The Dedication of the church was on Friday 17th November 1989

Over 4,000 people were baptised in St Columba's over the past 100 years. St Columba's is the mother parish of many parishes in the south and east of Edinburgh. For this fact alone it can be classified as an historic church Internally, the church building is rather attractive and is well attended by parishioners from the southside of Edinburgh


Parish Secretary

Contact: June Halliday


Newsletter Editor

Contact: Catriona Atkin


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