Gate 55

Gate 55 is a community hub in Sighthill, providing library and support services.

It is the base for Sighthill library and also offers a range of community activities and adult learning opportunities. 

For an up to date programme of activities please see the JoinedInEdinburgh website

Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • Carers
  • Children
  • Men
  • Older People
  • People Experiencing Mental Health Difficulties
  • Women


Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Contact Info. & Service Address

Gate 55
55 Sighthill Road
EH11 4PB

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 458 5095
Fax: 0131 458 3262

Facilities & Access

This service has the following facilities:

  • Wheelchair Access
  • Information in community languages
  • Translation Service
    Available if required
  • Creche
  • Creche and Translation service available if required
  • Creche facilities are not available at this location.

Provider's Name: Platform Adult Learning Centre

Type: Local Council

Platform offers access to education for adults living in South West Edinburgh. 

The centre provides students with:

  • small, informal groups working on improving everday English and Maths skills
  • a variety of general interest courses
  • certificated courses where students can gain an SQA qualification
  • good learning experiences and educational guidance

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 458 5095
Fax: 0131 458 3262

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