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Edinburgh Open Workshop
an open access makerspace

A fully equipped wood, metal, paint, and textiles workshop, with courses and support when you need it.

Become a part of EOW

Keen to learn more? Take a free tour and see the workshop, meet the team, tell us what you need and let’s explore how EOW can work for you.


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.

Memberships & Pricing
Workshop Facilities


Designed for a variety of skill levels, our courses, workshops, and bespoke trainings are led by professional makers – and are tailored to give you the confidence and skill to start any project you imagine.

Courses & Workshops
Bursary Support


Whether it’s helping cut material in preparation for your job, running a digital cutting service, or completing a full custom commission – EOW is here to help complete your project in less time, with less hassle.

CNC & Laser Commissions
Cutting Services


  • EOW Makers Market 2023
    2 November 2023
    NEWS Saturday, 2 December | 10:00 – 16:00 £1 DONTATION Edinburgh Open Workshop 39 – 41 Assembly Street, Leith EH6 7BQ shop local | shop small | support artists & makers EOW will once again open its workshop doors to showcase local artists and makers in our annual Festive Makers Market.
  • Leith Creative Trail // 2023
    2 November 2023
    LEITH CREATIVE TRAIL 2023  You can download a digital map HERE, Welcome to Leith Creative Trail – A day when you can hit up the best of Leith’s Markets and Open Studios.
  • Call for Makers // Festive Makers Market 2023 // Saturday 2nd December
    6 October 2023
    NEWS shop local | shop small | support artists & makers The EOW Makers Market is back!
EOW will be be closed for the holidays beginning 22nd December – until the 8th of January.