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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Village population

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.

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

You can find out about the village, local history, local groups and services, news and forthcoming events.

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