HMP Edinburgh is situated on the west side of the city, and holds both adult males and females. It has an operational capacity of 870, and takes in mostly offenders from the local courts of Edinburgh, the Lothians and Borders; however, it also occasionally takes in offenders from the Fife area. The establishment is often referred to as ‘Saughton Prison’ due to the area it’s situated in. If you’re visiting HMP Edinburgh and would like directions, please refer to the map on this page.
Tel: 0131 444 3000
Operational capacity: 870
33 Stenhouse Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian EH11 3LN