• Portobello Community Council
  • c/o 14 Rosefield Avenue
  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU

Communal Bins Update

Posted on: May 12th, 2023

We have had the following from CEC regarding the Communal Bin rollout in Portobello

COMMUNAL BIN REVIEW –– Off street developments – Portobello area

We are continuing the roll out of the communal bin review improving and enhancing recycling facility available to properties in developments. We are ensuring the signage on the bins is updated and/or the appropriate number of bins for non-recyclable waste, mixed recycling, glass and food waste are provided to residents at:

  • Skylark Place     
  • 2-10 Barnie Terrace
  • Adamslaw Place
  • 67-69 Portobello High Street
  • 13-27 Bridge Street
  • 1-11 Rathbone Place
  • Brickfield, William Jameson Place and Harbour Place
  • The Pottery and Law Place
  • Spa Place and Shrub Mount
  • New Town Place
  • Aitchison’s Place and Whins Place
  • 55 Bath Street
  • 33 Windsor Place
  • 221 Portobello High Street
  • 275 Portobello High Street
  • St Marks Court – 285 Portobello High Street
  • Coillesdene House, Seaview Crescent
  • 1 Milton Drive
  • 87-99 Milton Road East
  • 21 Queen’s Bay Crescent
  • Tait Wynd
  • 59 Hope Lane
  • 10-18 Magdalene Gardens
  • Magdalene Court
  • St Martins Glebe
  • 33-41 Bingham Crescent
  • 62 Bingham Drive
  • Clifton Mews, Baileyfield Road
  • 91 Whitehill Street
  • Bonnybridge Drive

Within the next few days, each resident will receive a letter with a guide enclosed which includes the relevant information about the updated service.

Next steps

We will be continuing the roll out to developments in the future weeks and will keep you updated.

Further information

If a resident needs further information, these webpages have more details and downloads:  www.edinburgh.gov.uk/binhub