Trust to run graveyards amid concerns for future

Trust to run graveyards amid concerns for future

Via The Scotsman

Greyfriars is one of five city graveyards said to be of cultural significance. Picture: Katarzyna Krzywania

FIVE historic Edinburgh graveyards on an “at risk” list are to be run by a new trust.

Friends groups are to be set up for Canongate, Greyfriars and St Cuthbert’s Kirkyards, and the New & Old Calton Burial Grounds as part of a pilot scheme