City of Edinburgh Council

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Traffic disruptions


Traffic disruptions are events that can affect traffic flow and may causes delays on your journey. These can be planned roadworks, unexpected incidents such as a car collision, or a special event resulting in a road closure.

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Map Road Location Details Start Time End Time
Click to view on map MANOR PLACE  City Centre
Between Rothesay Place and Melville Street
Building contractor

Development of St Mary's medical centre.
Southbound traffic only. Lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20130318000100Mar 18, 2013
00:01
20140630235900Jun 30, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map CHAPEL STREET  Southside/Newington
Between Buccleuch Place and Crichton Place
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway resurfacing.
Off-peak lane closures.
20130917093000Sep 17, 2013
09:30
20140523153000May 23, 2014
15:30
Click to view on map - A Road - A904 Almond
Between Bo'ness Road and Headrig Road
Transport Scotland

Realignment of A904 as part of Forth Replacement Crossing project.
Various traffic management layouts but maintaining two-way traffic.
20130925000100Sep 25, 2013
00:01
20140630235900Jun 30, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map NORTH CHARLOTTE STREET  City Centre
At St Colme Street (Queen Street)
CEC tram project

Return of City centre routes to pre-tram layout.
No left turn into St Colme Street. For access to A90 from Lothian Road, recommended route is West Approach Road - Haymarket - West Maitland Street - Manor Place - Melville Street.
20131030160000Oct 30, 2013
16:00
20141231235900Dec 31, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map CASTLEHILL  City Centre
In its entirety
Lafarge Tarmac for CEC

Reconstruction of setted carriageway.
Lane closures and temporary traffic lights.
20140106100000Jan 6, 2014
10:00
20140425170000Apr 25, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map THISTLE STREET  City Centre
Between Frederick Street and Hanover Street
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway and carriageway resurfacing.
Road closed. Including, in phases, Thistle Street North West and South West Lanes.
20140113090000Jan 13, 2014
09:00
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map BROUGHTON ROAD B900 Leith Walk
From McDonald Road to Canonmills
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway resurfacing.
Lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20140120093000Jan 20, 2014
09:30
20140530160000May 30, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map SHANDON CRESCENT  Fountainbridge/Craiglockhart
At Shandon Road
Scottish Water

Sewer works.
Road closed to through traffic.
20140217090000Feb 17, 2014
09:00
20140509160000May 9, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map KINGSKNOWE PARK  Pentland Hills
At Lanark Road
Scotland Gas Networks

Mains replacement project, also affecting Kingsknowe Gardens, Avenue, Terrace and Drive.
Lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20140218100000Feb 18, 2014
10:00
20140523170000May 23, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map LOWER GRANTON ROAD A901 Forth
At Trinity Bridge
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway realignment.
Lane closures and temporary traffic lights. Trinity Road closed.
20140303080000Mar 3, 2014
08:00
20140620180000Jun 20, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map TRINITY ROAD  Forth
At Lower Granton Road
City of Edinburgh Council

Realignment of Lower Granton Road.
Road closed.
20140303080000Mar 3, 2014
08:00
20140509170000May 9, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map MORRISON STREET A8 City Centre
Slip lane from Morrison Street into West Maitland Street
Scotland Gas Networks

Mains replacement project.
Slip lane closed. Diversion via Haymarket Terrace - Rosebery Crescent - Grosvenor Street.
20140310080000Mar 10, 2014
08:00
20140506160000May 6, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map JOPPA ROAD B6415 Portobello/Craigmillar
Between Morton Street and Joppa Park
Not specified

Flood prevention works.
Off-peak temporary traffic lights.
20140310093000Mar 10, 2014
09:30
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map MORRISON STREET A8 City Centre
Morrison Link to Haymarket
Scotland Gas Networks

Mains replacement project.
Westbound lane closure.
20140319100000Mar 19, 2014
10:00
20140520160000May 20, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map LOCKHARTON AVENUE  Fountainbridge/Craiglockhart
From Colinton Road
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway resurfacing (Monday to Friday).
Road closed. Diversions via - Colinton Road - Lockharton Crescent.
20140324080000Mar 24, 2014
08:00
20140425180000Apr 25, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map GARDNER S CRESCENT  Fountainbridge/Craiglockhart
At junction with Fountainbridge
Building contractor

Hotel development.
Road closed northbound only. Access to Port Hamilton maintained and pedestrian access maintained.
20140324100000Mar 24, 2014
10:00
20150630235900Jun 30, 2015
23:59
Click to view on map SUCCOTH GARDENS  Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Length
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway resurfacing and kerb works.
Road closed (in phases and except for access) - diversions as signed.
20140331000100Mar 31, 2014
00:01
20140531160000May 31, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map BROUGHTON STREET B901 City Centre
From Barony Street
Scotland Gas Networks

Gas mains replacement project
Parking, waiting & loading/unloading restrictions, some carriageway occupation likely
20140331000100Mar 31, 2014
00:01
20140616235900Jun 16, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map CRAIGLEITH HILL AVENUE  Inverleith
Length
Scotland Gas Networks

Gas mains replacement project
Parking, waiting & loading/unloading restrictions, some carriageway occupation likely
20140331000100Mar 31, 2014
00:01
20140430235900Apr 30, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map LITTLE ROAD  Liberton/Gilmerton
In its entirety
Scotland Gas Networks

Mains replacement project.
Road closed to through traffic (except for local access). Local diversions as signed.
20140331100000Mar 31, 2014
10:00
20140627160000Jun 27, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map CLERMISTON ROAD  Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Between St John's Road and Forrester Road
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway reconstruction.
Road closed.
20140406080000Apr 6, 2014
08:00
20140511180000May 11, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map WEST COATES A8 Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Between Wester Coates Terrace and Stanhope Street
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway resurfacing.
Lane closures and temporary traffic lights. West Coates Road, West Coates Terrace and Stanhope Street closed as required.
20140406090000Apr 6, 2014
09:00
20140504170000May 4, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map PEFFERMILL ROAD A6095 Southside/Newington
Between Prestonfield Road and Prestonfield Avenue
City of Edinburgh Council

New pedestrian refuge island and associated footway upgrade works. Awaiting final confirmation.
Off-peak lane closures / temporary traffic lights.
20140407093000Apr 7, 2014
09:30
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map LIBERTON DRIVE  Liberton/Gilmerton
Between Braid Hills trail access and Bupa care home
City of Edinburgh Council

Installation of pedestrian refuge islands and proposed footway construction at Braid Hills trail.
Off-peak lane closures / temporary traffic lights.
20140407093000Apr 7, 2014
09:30
20140502160000May 2, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map NORTH WEST CIRCUS PLACE  City Centre
Between St Stephen Street and India Place
Scottish Water

Sewer connections.
Temporary traffic lights.
20140414090000Apr 14, 2014
09:00
20140430160000Apr 30, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map GRANGE ROAD  Southside/Newington
Between Seton Place and Findhorn Place
Scottish Water

Lead renewal.
Propose to use temporary traffic lights.
20140414093000Apr 14, 2014
09:30
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map LANARK ROAD WEST A70 Pentland Hills
Various locations between Muir Wood Road and Stewart Road
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway patching.
Off-peak temporary traffic lights / lane restrictions as requried.
20140414093000Apr 14, 2014
09:30
20140516160000May 16, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map SHANDWICK PLACE A8 City Centre
Atholl and Coates Crescents
City of Edinburgh Council

Footway resurfacing and landscaping works.
Parking restrictions on the Crescents as signed.
20140414100000Apr 14, 2014
10:00
20140530160000May 30, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map SCIENNES  Southside/Newington
Near Summerhall
City of Edinburgh Council

Construction of replacement pedestrian refuge island and footway resurfacing.
Off-peak lane closures / temporary traffic lights as required.
20140416093000Apr 16, 2014
09:30
20140513160000May 13, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map DREGHORN LOAN  Colinton/Fairmilehead
As signed
Clancy Docwra

Power connection works
Waiting, loading and unloading restrictions
20140421000100Apr 21, 2014
00:01
20140425235900Apr 25, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map WOODHALL ROAD  Colinton/Fairmilehead
At junction with Colinton Road
Scottish Power

Urgent repairs to cable fault. Lothian Buses 10 and N16 diverted: http://ow.ly/w48r6
Road closed.
20140421080000Apr 21, 2014
08:00
20140425170000Apr 25, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map CRAMOND ROAD SOUTH  Almond
North end of Lauriston Castle estate
Scottish Water

Water main connection.
Temporary traffic lights.
20140421080000Apr 21, 2014
08:00
20140424170000Apr 24, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map QUEENSFERRY ROAD A90 Almond
Outside former Barnton Hotel
Scottish Power

Power connections to new development.
Citybound bus lay by closed.
20140421090000Apr 21, 2014
09:00
20140424180000Apr 24, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map OSWALD ROAD  Southside/Newington
At Kilgraston Road
Scottish Power

Installation of new electrical network box.
3-way temporary traffic lights.
20140421093000Apr 21, 2014
09:30
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map THE WISP A6106 Portobello/Craigmillar
Around halfway point between Millerhill Road and Newcraighall Road
Scottish Power

Street lighting fault.
Off-peak temporary traffic lights.
20140422093000Apr 22, 2014
09:30
20140505160000May 5, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map DUDDINGSTON ROAD WEST  Portobello/Craigmillar
At Peffer Place
Network Rail

Preparatory works for renewal of rail bridge.
Off-peak temporary traffic lights (as requried).
20140422100000Apr 22, 2014
10:00
20140707180000Jul 7, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map THE WISP  Midlothian
Just south of junction with Millerhill Road
Not specified

Carriageway resurfacing.
Off-peak temporary traffic lights.
20140423093000Apr 23, 2014
09:30
20140428160000Apr 28, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map KIRK LOAN  Corstorphine/Murrayfield
Outside Westfield House
Scottish Water

Repairs to burst water main.
Road closed to through traffic.
20140424090000Apr 24, 2014
09:00
20140428180000Apr 28, 2014
18:00
Click to view on map WHITEHOUSE ROAD  Almond
At Fair-a-Far
Carillion

Laying power cable ducts for new superfast broadband.
Temporary traffic lights.
20140424093000Apr 24, 2014
09:30
20140430160000Apr 30, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map LOCHEND DRIVE  Craigentinny/Duddingston
At Restalrig Road South
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway patching.
Road closed 9.30am - 3.30pm.
20140424093000Apr 24, 2014
09:30
20140424153000Apr 24, 2014
15:30
Click to view on map PALMERSTON PLACE  City Centre
At junction with West Maitland Street
Scottish Water

Trial holes to locate underground services.
Off-peak works in northbound carriageway, one southbound lane closed.
20140424093000Apr 24, 2014
09:30
20140424153000Apr 24, 2014
15:30
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