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Welcome to the homepage of

St John the Evangelist

R.C. Church in Portobello,




A warm welcome awaits you

at all of our services.


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Weekend Masses are as follows:


Saturday Vigil 6.30pm at St John’s


Sunday morning 9.30am at St John’s


Sunday morning 11.15am at our

sister parish of St Mary Magdalene’s




Parish Priest :

Father Jock Dalrymple

Telephone Number :

0131 669 5447

St John’s Address :

35 Brighton Place, Portobello, Edinburgh, EH15 1LL 

St Mary Magdalene’s Address :

Bingham Avenue, Edinburgh, EH15 3HY

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Pastoral Team :


Alice Codling, Jennifer Morris and Chris Vinestock

Shared Parish House :


3 Sandford Gardens,


EH15 1LP.

Telephone :

0131 669 5447

Parish Administrator :

Karen Blair

Parish Office hours :

10am to 3pm, Tuesday to Friday.



Contact for Hospital Chaplaincy teams

(all denominations)

0131 242 1990 – Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Liberton Hospitals


0131 536 0144 – Royal Hospital for Sick Children


0131 537 1400 – Western General Hospital and the Royal Victoria Hospital


0131 537 6516 – The Royal Edinburgh Hospital


01506 522187 - St John’s Hospital, Livingston



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