In Lothian and Borders, 43 Local Geodiversity Sites have been designated.

City of Edinburgh Council (30 sites):

  • Balm Well
  • Calton Hill
  • Craigleith Quarry
  • Craigmillar
  • Corstorphine Hill
  • Dreghorn Link
  • Ellen’s Glen
  • Fairmilehead park
  • Harlaw
  • Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill
  • Joppa Shore
  • Ratho
  • Ravelston Woods
  • Stones of Scotland
  • Torphin Quarry
  • Bavlaw March
  • Braid Hills including Morton Hall Quarry
  • Caerketton Screes
  • Cannongate Scottish Parliament
  • Craigiehill Quarry, Clove Quarry & Clove Craig
  • Craiglockhart Hill
  • Dalmahoy & Kaimes Hills
  • Eagles Rock, Hunter’s Craig Snab Point
  • Edinburgh Castle Rock Crag and Tail
  • Dynamic Earth
  • Ravelrig Quarry
  • River Almond Cramond to Grotto Bridge
  • South Queensferry
  • Water of Leith Stockbridge Dean Bridge
  • Water of Leith Colinton Dells

Midlothian Council (3 sites):

  • Bilston Glen
  • Hewan Bank
  • The Howe

West Lothian Council (6 sites):

  • Almondell, East Calder
  • Calder Wood, Mid Calder
  • Petershill, Bathgate
  • Binny Craig, Ecclesmachan
  • East Kirkton Quarry, Boghall
  • Witchcraigs, Bathgate Hills

Scottish Borders Council (1 site):

  • Inchbonny (Hutton’s Unconformity)

East Lothian Council (3 sites):

  • Barn’s Ness
  • North Berwick Law
  • Traprain Law