Health & Emergency

Though we all hope we won’t need it, it’s always comforting to know that help is at hand when you need it. Penicuik is well-served by doctor’s surgeries, dentists, hospitals and emergency services.

See our business directory for a list of surgeries and pharmacies in Penicuik town centre.

Getting to the Royal Infirmary

If you need to visit an Accident & Emergency (A&E) department quickly, but your injuries are neither life-threatening nor impair your ability to drive, you can reach the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary by car in around 15 minutes, depending on traffic. The journey is just under nine miles.

Emergency contacts

If you are in an emergency and require an ambulance, fire service, police or coastguard, please dial 999 immediately.
If your situation is not an emergency, please use the below contact details instead.

Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111
NHS 24: 111
Police Scotland: 101
Royal Infirmary (Edinburgh): 0131 536 1000
Sick Kids’ Hospital (Edinburgh): 0131 536 0000
Suspected gas leak: 0800 111 999

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