City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Peffermill Playing Fields


Peffermill Playing Fields
42 Peffermill Road
Edinburgh EH16 5LL
Venue details
Telephone (info): 
+44 (0)131 667 7541

This Edinburgh University 2.7 hectare site offers training and competition facilities two and a half miles from the city centre. It incorporates the National Hockey Academy.

Peffermill comprises two floodlit artificial pitches, a dozen grass pitches for football, rugby and lacrosse, and facilities for cricket, tennis and golf.

There is also a 100 metre synthetic training track and changing facilities in three pavilions.

The Laurie Liddell Clubhouse provides meeting and catering facilities.

On-site parking for 160 cars and six coaches.

The facilities at Peffermill are open to all, from the casual user to the international athlete with users from a variety of sectors including the University community, local clubs, corporate organisations, schools and national governing bodies of sport.