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Special Events, featuring you!

You hear the Edinburgh Corn Exchange you think, live music venue featuring special guests such as Erasure, Florence and the Machine and Justin Timberlake. We think of special events, featuring you.

Mum and Dad’s Ruby Anniversary, Your best friends surprise birthday party, Big sister’s graduation ball or your colleagues fundraiser, here at the Edinburgh Corn exchange we pride ourselves on offering you special treatment because your events are just as special to us.

With our unique and versatile function rooms that can seat from 30 to 1000 we have many features that can personalise your event. Let us know what you want for your private party, whether you want the Big Brother chair to a string quartet, or a simple relaxed party with intimate lighting and a great D.J, we still believe that small gestures make a big difference too.

Hire one of our function rooms and we are happy to include the following items

  • Events Manager to be on hand throughout
  • Atmospheric Lighting in your choice of colours
  • Private Bar with Great Prices
  • Flexible Catering Options and
  • Ideas and Expertise to make your event a great success

Click to Call now on: 0131 477 3500


Do you have Wi-Fi?

Complimentary WIFI with a 100Mb uncontended internet connection, where prioritised traffic for video conferencing and bandwidth intensive events can be arranged.

When do I need to give final numbers for catering?

Final numbers and dietary requirements are required 14 days prior to your event. Small changes can be made at no charge up to 7 days prior.

Are children allowed at functions?

Yes we have a family license so children are allowed at private events.

Is there car parking available on site?

Yes we have over 300 car parking spaces that are free of charge. There are also no on street restrictions in the area so parking is generally easy.

Can we have table confetti / sparkle?

Sorry this is not permitted in the venue.

Can we have candles?


Is there a standard finishing time?

Yes it is 1am.

How do I confirm a booking?

To confirm at the venue please let us know you would like to go ahead. We will then issue a contract for you to sign and return within two weeks of this date. A deposit will also be payable within two weeks and will be sent with the contract.

Can I provisionally book a date at the Corn Exchange?

Yes we are always happy to provisionally hold space at the venue while you make decisions. Generally this will be for a week or two but this can vary on occasion.

How can I book a viewing at the venue?

Please contact the sales team on 0131 477 3500 and we will be happy to arrange a viewing.

Can I bring in my own caterer to the venue?

We work exclusively with Prestige Scotland at the venue so no other caterers are allowed at the venue.

However in our Newmarket & Bistro cottage rooms only we do allow you to bring your own cold finger buffet for smaller evening events. This is strictly done by family/friends and there is no access to kitchens or refrigeration onsite.