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Aberlady, East Lothian

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Aberlady, East Lothian

Aberlady is a coastal village in the Scottish council area of East Lothian. On Aberlady Bay, it is five miles northwest of Haddington and about 18 miles east of Edinburgh, to which it is linked by the A198 Dunbar - Edinburgh road. Aberlady Parish Church dates back to the 15th century. It was re-built in 1887. In 1986, the parishes of Aberlady and Gullane were merged, and the Manse is now in Gullane.
Administrative CountyEast Lothian
Traditional CountyEast Lothian
OS GridNT4679
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 code01875
Populationest. 1,140 (2006)

Other names by which Aberlady, East Lothian has been known in the past

Abberladie ~ Aberlefdi ~ Abhir Liobh Aite

Aberlady, East Lothian in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Aberlady, par. and vil., in co. and 5¼ miles NW. of Haddington, on bay of same name -- par., 4319 ac., pop. 1000; vil., pop. 441; P.O.

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