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Edinburgh Blood Donor Centre


41 Lauriston Place,
Edinburgh ,
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Opening times

10am - 12:30pm & 1pm - 4pm
12noon - 3pm & 3:30pm - 7pm
12noon- 3pm & 3:30pm - 7pm
12noon - 3pm & 3:30pm - 7pm
10am - 12:30pm & 1pm - 4pm
10am - 12:30pm & 1pm - 4pm

Session dates and times

Donate by Appointment Information

To give blood, please make an appointment by calling 0345 90 90 999, Mon to Thu, 9am – 7pm | Fri, 9am – 5pm.

You can also email - please include 'Edinburgh Donor Centre' and your preferred time in your email.

Donors will always be welcome to drop in during our opening hours, where you will be advised of the next available opportunity. 


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We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.

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