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  • السلام عليكم
    Peace Be Upon You

      The Mosque is open as normal for all prayers with no restrictions.

      A face mask must be worn while inside the building except when performing wudu, or unless otherwise exempt. 



    • Today's Prayer Times

      Sun 23 Jan
      6:10 am
      8:23 am
      12:27 pm
      2:06 pm
      4:29 pm
      6:33 pm

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      Monthly Prayer Time


      لَا يُكَلِّفُ ٱللَّهُ نَفۡسًا إِلَّا وُسۡعَهَا

      سورة البقرة اية 286 

       Allah does not burden a soul
      with more than it can bear
      Surah al-Baqarah, verse 286

    • Classes

      At Edinburgh Central Mosque we provide a variety of regular classes and from men, women and children. Whether you are looking for Quran Recitation and Tajweed, Fiqh, Seerah, Aqidah, Arabic or English Language classes, we are sure to have something to meet your needs. In addition to our regular classes, we strive to provide frequently lectures, talks and workshops run by a variety of speakers throughout the years. 

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    • Visit the Mosque

      Interested in learning about Islam, the Mosque or the Muslim Community in Edinburgh? Whether you are an individual, groups of friends, an educational institution or another type of organisation, our staff and volunteers would love to welcome you into the hear of our community and answer any questions you might have. There is not such thing as a bad question - believe us, we've heard them all! 

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    • Marriage Services

      Are you looking to get married? Our Imam's are registered celebrants meaning that when they conduct the Islamic Marriage, this will automatically be registered with the Scottish Government once the papers are submitted. This takes away an unnecessary step of having to perform as separate ceremony at the registry office. Don't hesitate to contact us and find out more.

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    • Ask the Imam

      Our Imams are available throughout the week at set hours for drop-in enquiries or questions. It is also possible to pre-book a meeting ouside of these hours, or contact our Imam by telephone or email if you cannot visit in person. 

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    • In 2016 we started a weekend Arabic School for children aged 5-12 with the primary aim to encourage them to learn the language of the Qur'an. Over the last few years we have seen the school flourish with increased numbers of students, higher demand and additional subjects added to the curriculum such as Quran Recitation, Tajweed, Memorisation, Islamic Studies and Seerah. The weekend school opens registration for new student every summer.

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    • Youth Events - 24th and 31st Dec

      Join us at Edinburgh Central Mosque for two special Muslim Youth events. Held over two Friday Evenings, covering various insightful topics from the Qur'an and Sunnah.

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    • Edinburgh's Annual Ramadan Quran Competition 1442/2021

      Edinburgh’s Annual Ramadan 1442/2021 Quran Memorisation Competition is back! Dates:Registration deadline: Friday 30 AprilQualification (online): Sunday 2 MayFinals: Sunday 9 May, 2:30 pm at Edinburgh Central Mosque Categories:Juz' Amma (30) -- up to 12 years oldLast Three Juz's [...]

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    • Ramadan Mubarak!

      12th April 2021
      Ramadan Mubarak!

      Edinburgh Central Mosque is pleased to announce the beginning of the blessed month of Ramadan.  The first day of fasting will be Tuesday the 13th of AprilThe first night of Taraweeh will be tonight, 12th of April For tonight, more spaces for Ishaa/Taraweeh at 9pm.  Thereafter, [...]

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    • In the case of cities such as Edinburgh, which are situated at a high latitude where signs of nighttime disappear (and the two twilights unite) for around 3 months of the years, mosques must use a method to estimate the time for dawn and dusk which affect the time for fajr and 'ishaa prayer. There [...]

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    • The best Ruqya is that which you do for yourself. Performing Ruqya will free you from evils that might be afflicting you. However, to prevent that from happening in the first instance you should read Surah Al-Fatiha, the verse of Al-Kursi , Surah Al Ikhlas, Surah Al-Falaq and Surah [...]

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