Hours of Operation
The U.S. Consulate General Edinburgh provides non-emergency services by appointment only. Appointments are scheduled on Tuesday and Wednesday.
If you have an emergency and require a service outside these hours please call 0131-556-8315 to request an appointment or email us at Edinburgh-Info@state.gov .
If you arrive at the Consulate General without an appointment for non-emergency services you may be turned away.
The Consulate General is closed to the public on American and British holidays.
In an after hours emergency involving an American citizen in the United Kingdom, you can reach a Consular Duty Officer at the main Embassy telephone number,  (20) 7499-9000.