Edinburgh Open Workshop – an Open Access Makerspace

Access to a fully equipped wood, metal, paint, and textiles workshop, whenever you need it, and classes, training and support if you need it.

Become a Member

It starts with a free tour! See the workshop and facilities, meet the team, tell us what you need and let’s explore how EOW can work for you.

ABOUT US

EOW is a coworking facility built on a pay as you go model – the only facility of its kind in Scotland.

With a full range of machinery, tools, and affordable fabrication bays dedicated to metalwork, painting, woodworking, and textiles – EOW is as versatile as the needs of your project.

Need help? Book our technician support service and get your project completed at your own pace.

Need more? Our versatile space in the heart of Leith has studio space and storage space available for long term let.

Unsure how to start? We offer training, workshops and courses to help you get the confidence to start any project you imagine.

NEWS

  • Edinburgh open workshop and SmartBench
    7 September 2021
    A feature about us by the clever people who made our CNC... https://www.yetitool.com/ABOUT/NEWS/ArticleID/98/Edinburgh-open-workshop#prettyPhoto  
  • Become an EOW Resident Maker!
    31 August 2021
    NEWS Need a studio space? We've got an opening in one of our Resident Bays! Join our growing community of multi-discipline makers, including woodworkers, metal workers, prop makers and set builders, hobbyists, trade workers and enthusiasts.
  • It's time to Meet Your Maker...again!
    10 August 2021
    NEWS It's time to Meet Your Maker...again! With the return of semi-normal life, we figured it was was also time to bring make our features on some of the talented makers that call EOW home!

CREATIVE LEARNING AT EOW

Learning BY EOW

Designed for a variety of skill levels, our courses and workshops are led by EOW team members, including master carpenters, welders, designers, and other partnered makers. Create a free account and book your first session!

Learning AT EOW

You can hire workspace at EOW to run your own courses; with machine and tool use included in the hire – let us worry about the workshop so that you can focus on your course. Contact us to learn more!

Skill UP with EOW

Know the basics, but want to go further? We offer advanced inductions, machine specific training, and confidence courses to help you get started on any project you imagine. Log In to book your advanced induction.