Edinburgh Scottish Gaelic: Dùn Èideann is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 local government council areas. Located in Lothian on the Firth of Forth's southern shore, it is Scotland's second most populous city and the seventh most populous in the United Kingdom.
The 2014 official population estimates are 464,990 for the city of Edinburgh,[1492,680 for the local authority area, and 1,339,380 for the city region as of 2014(Edinburgh lies at the heart of the proposed Edinburgh and South East Scotland city region).
Recognised as the capital of Scotland since at least the 15th century, Edinburgh is home to the Scottish Parliament and the seat of the monarchy in Scotland. The city is also the annual venue of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and home to national institutions such as the National Museum of Scotland, the National Library of Scotland and the Scottish National Gallery. It is the largest financial centre in the UK after London.
Bagpipes Galore have been trading in Edinburgh for over 20 years.
Our initial aim was to offer an alternative to old fashioned and often unhelpful bagpipe suppliers.
Customer service is still our top priority but this is linked with our desire to offer instruments of professional quality at prices that are not prohibitive to beginners.