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Volunteer Edinburgh

Find and recruit volunteers.

Finding volunteers through Volunteer Edinburgh is really simple. We’ve been recruiting volunteers for organisations in Edinburgh for almost 50 years. Advertising is simple and free and with over 69,000 web visitors annually and face to face contact with more than a thousand people it gives you unrivalled access to potential volunteers in Edinburgh.

Any voluntary, community or public sector organisation can register with us, all that we ask is that you have a look at Our Values and take a look at our Terms of Service. Once you are registered you can advertise as many opportunities as you wish.

Registering your organisation

Simply hit the Register organisation button at and complete our online form.

Advertising your opportunities

Once you have registered with us review our Minimum Standards and make sure that your meet them. If you don’t then give us a call and we’ll be happy to advise you on what you need to do to comply. Then to advertise opportunities please click the Register opportunities button at and complete our on line form.

It is as simple as that!

Need help with managing your volunteers?

As your local experts we also have a range of services to help you manage your volunteers. This includes our easy to use Good Practice Guides, affordable volunteers management training, CPD sessions for volunteer managers and our every popular Inspire peer support sessions. Find out more at

You can also get free support and advice on all aspects of volunteer management, including designing effective volunteer roles that attract and retain volunteers. We can also help you with developing your volunteer policies and we are always on hand to offer support with challenging volunteer management situations. Just give us a call on 0131 225 0630.

Subscribe to our newsletter

We send out a monthly e-bulletin called Volunteer Edinburgh News that features all the latest volunteering news as well as useful information for volunteer involving organisations. The newsletter also includes adverts from individuals offering their skills and experience. You can find out more about our self-advertiser service here, and you can signup to our newsletter at
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222 Leith Walk, Leith

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Contact Details
Contact Telephone: 0131 225 0630
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This record was last modified on: 13 February 2020