Warm invite to Carol Service

Staff, students and their family and friends are invited to attend the annual University's Carol Service at St Giles' Cathedral.

Warm invite to Carol Service

The Edinburgh University Singers, the Edinburgh University Renaissance Singers and University Organist, John Kitchen, will perform at this year's service.

Attendees are advised to arrive early because of the event’s popularity.

The University of Edinburgh Carol Service

Sunday 3 December 2017

6pm to 7.15pm

St. Giles' Cathedral, High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1RE

The Carol Service is free and non-ticketed

Syria focus

During the service a collection will be held in aid of the University of Edinburgh's Humanitarian Assistance Fund and Souriyat Across Borders, a charity established and run by Syrian women helping those whose lives have been disrupted by the current conflict in Syria.

Souriyat Across Borders


The service will be live-streamed outside St. Giles' in West Parliament Square for those unable to get a seat inside.

For those wanting to watch from elsewhere, the service will be streamed live on this page.