Read the latest reports and documents about and from Edinburgh Social Enterprise Network and the Sector in Edinburgh.

Gifts

All Together Edinburgh
All Together Edinburgh is a unique organisation providing training opportunities for adults with learning disabilities. Trainees have opportunities to gain confidence, work skills and a qualification in the All Together charity shop/training centre, Leith.

Art and Spirituality CIC
Art and Spirituality CIC is a Social Enterprise Company registered in Scotland (No 741451)and it is your sacred nest in Edinburgh to become an Inner Explorer and Soul Painter within your Heart.
Balerno Village Trust
Founded on 2003, the aims are sustainability,community development, education & health. To fund other local people to do the same.
Best Bib n Tucker
Best Bib N Tucker is a Community Interest Company designing protective clothing for Adults and Children.

Blunt Knife Co
Blunt Knife Co. is a not-for-profit social enterprise shop and event space that supports and promotes creative women and people of marginalised genders.
Caring Christmas Trees
Scottish-grown, grade 1 Christmas Trees at volunteer-led collection sites across Scotland. Proceeds support Bethany's life-saving winter work, such as the Edinburgh Winter Care Shelter.
CCI Enterprises
CCI supports people to make a contribution to their community. Through their participation in our social enterprises and volunteering programmes individuals are supported to improve their health and well-being, increase their skills and confidence and have their contribution acknowledged by their community.
Cyrenians Farm
Cyrenians Farm is a community farm near Kirknewton in West Lothian, only 10 miles from Edinburgh city centre. The farm is home to a Cyrenians Community of young people living in peer-supported accommodation and provides opportunities for residents and volunteers to grow food, skills, ideas and confidence.
Edinburgh Community Food
Edinburgh Community Food delivers fruit to the work place and fruit and vegetables to the home and is an accredited REHIS centre for health and hygiene training. All of its profits go back into its community work in Edinburgh to encourage healthy eating and cooking on a budget in disadvantaged areas.
Edinburgh Food Social
Edinburgh Food Social is a social enterprise teaching young people and communities about local, seasonal food.
Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust
Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust (EOTDT) was set up by local residents to help the Old Town develop in a way that meets the needs of the people who live in it
EOTDT is a registered charity committed to the revitalisation of the Old Town through stimulating growth in community participation, the arts and enterprise.
Equal Exchange
Equal Exchange is a worker owned co-operative based in Edinburgh that sells its own brand of Fair Trade and organic food and drink to retailers and caterers throughout the UK.
Falkirk Vineyard Church (Eden Jewellery)
Falrkirk Vineyard is the UK advocate for Eden Jewellery who work with survivors of human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Asia to provide stable employment and vocational training through their international jewellery business.
Fearlessly CIC
Fearlessly is a social enterprise that empowers young adults to overcome the challenges that life throws at them.
Grace Chocolates made by Positive Changes (Scotland) CIC
Our chocolates are handmade by women who have touched the Scottish criminal justice system and are making positive changes in their lives. Through making and selling our chocolates the women receive support, work experience and the opportunity to raise their self- esteem helping lower barriers faced in finding fulfilling work.
Grassmarket Community Project
The Grassmarket Community Project supports people through transitions in their lives and re-connects the disengaged. They run four social enterprises through the project: their successful wood workshop GrOW, creating bespoke pieces of furniture from recycled wood; a purpose-designed conference and event space; a cafe and catering service and the manufacture of tartan items including their very own "greyfriars" tartan.
Hadeel Ltd
Hadeel sells a wide range of Palestinian hand-crafted, Fairtrade gifts, including hand-carved olive wood, stunning embroidery and a variety of other gift items both online and in store. Hadeel provides a sustainable source of income for craftspeople working with social enterprises in the West Bank, Gaza, Lebanon, Galilee and the Negev.
little living room
little living room is a female and queer-led social enterprise founded in 2020 by artist Rebecca Gallacher. 
Move On Wood
Move On Wood Recycling is social enterprise in Edinburgh which collects waste wood, sells quality timber, and provides work experience, volunteering and training.
One World Shop
The One World Shop is a pioneering fair trade organisation. We’re based in Edinburgh, Scotland and have been sourcing and selling the very best in fairly traded products from around the world since 1983. We sell a wide range of ethically sourced gifts, and grocery items; a lot of our products are also organic.
Remode Collective
From sewing to fashion illustration Remode Collective classes are designed to inspire your creativity. Learn together and meet new people in a friendly and sociable environment.
Scottish Storytelling Centre / The Story Cafe
The Scottish Storytelling Centre provides a home for Scotland's stories in the heart of Edinburgh, showcasing traditional arts year round, where modern meets mediaeval architecture for an enticing mix of past and present.
Shrub Cooperative
A cooperative in Edinburgh working for a world without waste!

We empower our community to live a low carbon life. Become a member and learn to fix a bike, swap your pre-loved things, enjoy some rescued food and be inspired by new ideas.
Silver Stag CIC
Silver Stag trades to support a charity, Stand International, which supports and empowers those with fewer opportunities than here in Scotland including those in need in Belarus, Ukraine, Romania and Ghana.
Social Stories Club
Socially-conscious gift boxes where every product inside has a unique story of social change.
Somewhere EDI CIC
Somewhere is a research-led LGBTQ+ focused social enterprise, championing Scotland’s LGBTQ+ community through culture and enterprise projects.
Space Kitchen
Space Kitchen is a community café, training kitchen and event catering service based in the Broomhouse Hub (formerly the Broomhouse centre). We offer wholesome, affordable food in the locality and high quality outside catering, ranging from breakfasts, to working lunch and buffet catering as well as bespoke event catering such as pop up cafes, canapés and BBQs.
The Big Issue
The Big Issue is a weekly publication sold by homeless and vulnerably housed individuals who buy the magazine for £1.25 and sell it to the public for £2.50, keeping £1.25 for each magazine they sell, providing an opportunity to earn a legitimate income and an alternative to begging.
The Leith Collective
The Leith Collective is a unique retail space of 130+ artists all working together to promote their work, sustainability and support for our local community.
Wee Chance
We are an Edinburgh based not for profit Social Enterprise focused on environmental change and community growth!

We aim to make sustainable baby/toddler clothing more accessible and help families reduce their impact on the environment.