Warriston Cemetery

About Warriston Cemetery

Warriston Cemetery lies in Warriston, one of the northern suburbs of Edinburgh, Scotland. It was built by the then newly formed Edinburgh Cemetery Company, and occupies around of land on a slightly sloping site. It contains many tens of thousands of graves, including notable Victorian and Edwardian figures, the most eminent being the physician Sir James Young Simpson.It is located on the north side of the Water of Leith, and has an impressive landscape; partly planned, partly unplanned due to ...

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36 Warriston Rd
Edinburgh

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