PARK LIFE

Park Life - Edinburgh Technopole
Park Life - Edinburgh Technopole
Park Life - Edinburgh Technopole
Park Life - Edinburgh Technopole

A naturally inspiring setting

Edinburgh Technopole is set in 126 acres of mature parkland in the middle of one of the UK’s most exciting science hubs. It provides a unique and supportive environment for science and non-science businesses.

Being located at Edinburgh Technopole means you get the best of both worlds – the peace of a tranquil parkland setting while also being surrounded by innovative businesses and leading research institutions. The park is managed by a small specialist team, which means that decisions get made quickly and you can rely on our team to support you in your growth.

Edinburgh Technopole offers a huge mix of flexible offices, high specification laboratories and product development space, all with generous parking provision and excellent transport links to Edinburgh city centre and Edinburgh Airport.

We work hard to make your life easier and to make the park an enjoyable place to work. We host regular technical and social events that bring together scientific and business leaders. We aim to connect start-ups, established businesses and industry leaders to support the UK’s innovation community. Our site teams also provide guidance and support throughout a young company’s growth journey, to help minimise risks and maximise the chances of success.

We welcome businesses of all types and sizes. We have an exciting and growing community of companies located at Edinburgh Technopole, in particular clusters specialising in:

biotechnology

life science products and diagnostics

semi-conductors

consumer electronics

animal healthcare

Pioneer Building

Pioneer Building

The Pioneer Building is the brand new collaborative heart of Edinburgh Technopole. It looks out onto the parkland and provides our occupiers with premier meeting and collaboration facilities. The restaurant offers a variety of meals with locally sourced ingredients and can be booked for catering or private events.

Transport and location

Transport and location

Edinburgh Technopole is well situated for travel to and from all areas of the Scottish capital and beyond. Located just off the A702, the city bypass is only five minutes away and provides quick access to the city centre (7.6 miles /12.2 km). Edinburgh Airport is approximately 12 miles away (19.3 km), with direct flights to many UK, European and worldwide destinations.

University links

University links

Through our strong links with academia and regional universities we organise regular events to promote an exchange of ideas, opportunities to collaborate, and a chance to engage with a vibrant talent pool of local graduates.

Health and wellbeing

Health and wellbeing

Set amongst 126 acres of mature parkland, Edinburgh Technopole provides respite from the day-to-day chaos of city life. We have a number of walking and running clubs.

Partnerships

Partnerships

We are not just a landlord, we view ourselves as custodians of science parks and our main aim is to foster collaboration. With that in mind, we have developed a number of strategic partnerships to provide benefits to our occupiers.

Midlothian Science Zone

Midlothian Science Zone

Edinburgh is a global leader in animal health, specialising in bioscience, and arguably has the largest concentration of animal science related expertise anywhere in Europe. To harness this exceptional level of experience and intellect, a cluster of leading organisations have come together to form the Midlothian Science Zone.

The Midlothian Science Zone undertakes basic and translational science to tackle pressing issues in animal genetics and genomics, development, health and welfare, and their implications for human health.

Living in Edinburgh

Living in Edinburgh

A bustling and vibrant city, steeped in history and host to a variety of world-famous festivals throughout the year, there is no shortage of things to do in Edinburgh. It also hosts some of Europe's leading universities and regularly ranks as the UK's most attractive city to live in.