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Balerno, City of Edinburgh

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Balerno, City of Edinburgh

Balerno is a suburb of Edinburgh, Scotland situated 12 kilometres south west of the city centre, next to Juniper Green and Currie. Administratively, Balerno falls within the jurisdiction of the City of Edinburgh Council.
Post townBALERNO
Administrative CountyCity of Edinburgh
Traditional CountyMidlothian
OS GridNT1666
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code0131
Population6,031 (2001 Census)

Balerno, City of Edinburgh in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Balerno, vil. with ry. sta., Currie par., NW. Edinburghshire, on Water of Leith, 7 miles SW. of Edinburgh, pop. 474; P.O., T.O.; has several paper-mills.

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