The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Lieutenancy Area of City of Edinburgh

We list 28 breweries in the Lieutenancy Area of City of Edinburgh. Of these, 10 are open breweries, 18 are closed breweries (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Barney's Beer
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2011-Still Brewing)

The Campervan Brewery Tap Room
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2016-Still Brewing)

Cold Town Brewery No Cask Ale
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2018-Still Brewing)

The Hanging Bat Beer Co Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2014-Still Brewing)

Keller Brewing Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2021-Still Brewing)

Moonwake Beer Co Tap Room
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2021-Still Brewing)

Newbarns Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2020-Still Brewing)

Pilot Beer
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2013-Still Brewing)

Suspect Brewing Ltd No Cask Ale
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2021-Still Brewing)

Tartan Shark Brewing Ltd Small Format
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2020-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

The Alpha Project Brewpub No Cask Ale Dead Brand
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2014-Still Brewing)

The Argyle Brewing Company Closed
(Leith, City of Edinburgh 1985-1986)

Beer Necessities Closed Photo
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1996-1999)

The Ferry Brewery Co Closed Tap Room
(Dalmany, City of Edinburgh 2016-2023)

Fisherrow Brewery Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1999-2003)

Fountain Brewery Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1856-2004)

Leith Brewery Closed
(Leith, City of Edinburgh 1982-1984)

Liquid Brewery Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2013-2016)

McCowan's Brewhouse Closed Brewpub Photo
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1999-2006)

McEwan Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1856-2004)

Physician & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1994-1999)

Restalrig Village Brewery Ltd Closed
(Restalrig, City of Edinburgh 1997-1999)

Rose Street Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1983-1999)

Scotch Hop Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2015-2018)

Stenroth Brewing Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2019-2020)

Andrew Usher Closed Brewpub
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2014-2016)

Valve Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2015-2018)

William Youngers & Co. Ltd Closed
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 1749-1931)



Footnote

Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others, brewers whose status is uncertain and probably not brewing, closed breweries whose brands are produced elsewhere, brewery groups non-brewing headquarters, contract, cuckoo and gypsy brewers, who are free to move premisses, are not allocated to a county.

Last Updated : 8th August 2023