Welcome to Cousland in Midlothian
The village of Cousland is in Scotland, in the county of Midlothian. It lies approximately 7 miles (10 kilometres) south-east of Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland and close to the town of Dalkeith, the county town of Midlothian.
It is easily accessible, by car, from the A68, A1 and A720 trunk-roads. There are regular bus services from Dalkeith at certain times.
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Around 300 people live in the village. Many of the residents work in Edinburgh, but there are some people who work from home or work more locally.
This website serves the interests of Cousland and its immediate surrounding areas in Midlothian and the community of Carberry which is located just over the other side of the county border in East Lothian.
Local Groups and Amenities
Within the village there is a post-office, but no shops. Major shopping and entertainment centres, are only ten minutes away by car. Dalkeith and Musselburgh are twenty minutes away by bus. There is an active social life in the village and many interest groups.
What's on this Website
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Latest News & Notices
- Smiddy Open Days on Visit Midlothian
- Lime Hutches are not Play Equipment!
- Cousland Courier 17 in colour now online
- Road Closure: A6124 Crossgatehall crossroads 25 March
- Cousland Courier Copy date 31st March for next issue
- Midlothian Travel Team newsletter
Cousland Smiddy & Hub Open Day
Saturday, May 28, 2016