25th Edinburgh Boys' Brigade

St. Philip's Church, Portobello

About The Boys' Brigade

The Boys’ Brigade is a Christian Youth Organisation with over half a million members world wide. The objective of the BB is “The advancement of Christ’s kingdom among boys and the promotion of habits of Obedience, Reverence, Discipline, Self-Respect and all that tends towards a true Christian manliness.”

About Us

The 25th Edinburgh is the oldest Boys’ Brigade Company in Edinburgh, having been established in 1888. We are also one of the largest companies in Edinburgh. There are 3 sections in our company provide a programme of activities for children and young people form the age of 5 to 18.

Anchor Boys is for boys in primary 2 or 3. We meet every Tuesday between 6.30 and 7.30 pm at St Philip’s Church Hall, Portobello.

Junior Section is for boys in primary 4,5 and 6. We meet every Thursday between 6.30 and 8 pm at St Philip’s Church Hall, Portobello.

Company Section is for young people aged between 12 and 18 (primary 7 upwards) and meets every Friday evening between 7.30 and 10 pm at St. Philips Church, Portobello.

Anchor Boys starts back on Tue 4th Sep (6.30 - 7.30pm), Junior Section on Thu 6th Sep (6.30 - 8.00pm) and Company Section enrolement is on Fri 7th Sep at 7.30 pm.

Contact Us

You can find more information about out company and our activities at our Facebook Page.

You can also contact us by email.

Our new session starts in September. Please watch this website or our Facebook Page for dates.