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 EASTER DRYLAW PLACE  Inverleith
Between Groathill Road North and Easter Drylaw Bank
Lafarge Tarmac for CEC

Footway resurfacing.
Lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20140113093000Jan 13, 2014
09:30
20140418160000Apr 18, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map WILKIESTON ROAD  Pentland Hills
Between Hallcroft Park and Hillview Cottages
Lafarge Tarmac for CEC

Footway resurfacing.
Temporary traffic lights and parking restrictions as signed.
20140120080000Jan 20, 2014
08:00
20140418160000Apr 18, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map MELVILLE DRIVE A700 Southside/Newington
Between Argyle Place and Summerhall
Lafarge Tarmac for CEC

Footway resurfacing.
Off-peak lane restrictions. South footway closed as signed.
20140120093000Jan 20, 2014
09:30
20140418160000Apr 18, 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 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 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 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
20140418160000Apr 18, 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 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 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 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
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map NORTH BRIDGE A7 City Centre
Between East End junction and Scotsman Hotel
Scottish Water

Water main replacement and waterproofing bridge deck.
Lane closures in both directions alongside Balmoral and Scotsman Hotels.
20140408093000Apr 8, 2014
09:30
20140418170000Apr 18, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map CREWE ROAD SOUTH  Inverleith
At Western General Hospital
Scotland Gas Networks

gas main connections.
Temporary traffic lights.
20140411093000Apr 11, 2014
09:30
20140418160000Apr 18, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map ST COLME STREET  City Centre
At Ainslie Place
Scottish Power

Cable repair works.
Lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20140413093000Apr 13, 2014
09:30
20140425173000Apr 25, 2014
17:30
Click to view on map MANDERSTON STREET  Leith Walk
Between Leith Walk and Gordon Street
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway patching works.
Off-peak lane and parking restrictions as signed.
20140414080000Apr 14, 2014
08:00
20140416160000Apr 16, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map EAST CLAREMONT STREET  Leith Walk
Between Melgund Terrace and Claremont Grove
Scottish Water

Remedial carriageway repairs.
Temporary traffic lights.
20140414080000Apr 14, 2014
08:00
20140418160000Apr 18, 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
20140425160000Apr 25, 2014
16:00
Click to view on map CLOCKMILL LANE  Craigentinny/Duddingston
In its entirety
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway patching works.
Road closed 9am - 4pm each day (except for access).
20140414090000Apr 14, 2014
09:00
20140418160000Apr 18, 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 OLD CHURCH LANE  Craigentinny/Duddingston
Between Duddingston Kirk and the Low Road
Scottish Power

Street lighting fault.
Road closed to through traffic.
20140414093000Apr 14, 2014
09:30
20140418170000Apr 18, 2014
17:00
Click to view on map LONDON ROAD A1 Craigentinny/Duddingston
Wishaw Terrace to Abbey Lane
City of Edinburgh Council

Carriageway resurfacing.
Westbound bus lane closed and Abbey Lane closed at London Road during off-peak hours.
20140414093000Apr 14, 2014
09:30
20140418153000Apr 18, 2014
15:30
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 RUSSELL ROAD  Sighthill/Gorgie
At rail bridge
Network Rail

Bridge waterproofing works.
Overnight temporary traffic lights.
20140414200000Apr 14, 2014
20:00
20140419060000Apr 19, 2014
06:00
Click to view on map LIBERTON ROAD A701 Liberton/Gilmerton
At Gilmerton Road
Scottish Water

Ironwork repairs
Lane width restrictions
20140415090000Apr 15, 2014
09:00
20140416235900Apr 16, 2014
23:59
Click to view on map BROOMHOUSE ROAD B701 Drum Brae/Gyle
At Forrester Park Avenue
Clancy Docwra

Collapsed sewer repairs for Scottish Water.
3-way temporary traffic lights.
20140415093000Apr 15, 2014
09:30
20140418170000Apr 18, 2014
17:00
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