Meggetland Sports Complex

For outdoor sports facilities think Meggetland Sports Complex. We have 12 pitches available for hire in a variety of surfaces - grass, astroturf and 3G - that makes us ideal for a whole range of sports whatever the weather and some are floodlit so don't let the dark nights stop you. Bring along a group of friends to play or watch the action from our spectator stands.

Grass Pitches

Our grass pitches are suitable for 7 or 11-a-side football or score a try on our rugby pitches with spectator area.

3G Pitch

Our all-weather floodlit 3G pitch can be booked as a full size or in thirds to suit a variety of sports.

Cricket Pitch

Hire our grass or artificial pitch for a game of cricket and warm up in our practice bays (2 bays available for hire).

Venue Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 22:00
Thursday 08:30 - 22:00
Friday 08:30 - 22:00
Saturday 08:30 - 18:00
Sunday 08:30 - 18:00

Opening hours for specific activities may differ from venue opening.

On the Pitch

Our all-weather floodlit 3G pitch can be booked as a full size or in thirds so suitable for a variety of sports and our full size astroturf pitch is ideal for a game of hockey. 

We have four 7-a-side and one 11-a-side grass football pitches suitable for all clubs and groups throughout the season (August to May).

Our prestige rugby pitch is floodlit and has a covered stand with seating for 500 spectators and a ground capacity for up to 4388 spectators. We also have two further grass rugby pitches available for hire throughout the season (August to May). 

If you’re looking to make use of the spring or summer air and organise a cricket match, we have both a grass and artificial cricket pitch (available April to August) and two practice bays available for hire.


Our function room with kitchen facilities is the ideal place if you’re looking for somewhere handy to meet clients, organise a work training session, or club meeting or event.


Our pitches are used regularly by national and regional teams and organisations. Meggetland is also home to a large number of clubs including Boroughmuir Rugby club - and you can too!

Hire a grass or artificial pitch suitable for a range of sports including rugby, football, hockey and cricket with practice bays. 

And if you’re looking for a convenient place to meet clients, organise a corporate meeting, training or gathering, hire our large function room. 

  • 3G all-weather pitch (floodlit)
  • Football pitches (7s and 11s) - grass
  • Rugby pitches - grass
  • Cricket pitches - grass and artificial
  • Cricket practice bays
  • Water based hockey pitch (floodlit)
  • Spectator stand - 500 seats and capacity up to 4388
  • Meeting room


Find Us

Located right next to the Union Canal in the west side of Edinburgh, just off Colinton Road.

  • Meggetland Sports Complex, Meggetland Sports Complex, 4 Meggetland Wynd, Edinburgh, EH14 1XN
  • 0131 455 8375


7 Day Pass

Get unlimited access to gyms, pools and over 700 fitness classes across the city for 7 days. Your pass will start from the day you sign up and run for 7 consecutive days. PLEASE NOTE: fitness class bookings are subject to booking and cancellation terms. See terms and conditions page for details.


Discount Cards

The Discount Card gives up to a 25% reduction (or more) on many pay-and-play activities, such as swimming, gym, fitness classes, climbing and badminton courts. It also lets you book classes or courts 8 days in advance.