0131 Edinburgh Virtual Phone Numbers from Connect

Perfect if you need to appear larger or more geographically specific to your callers.

Our 0131 virtual landline numbers start from just £7.99 per month.

With a Connect virtual Edinburgh number, anyone calling your 0131 number will assume you have a local presence.

Areas covered

The 0131 dial code covers many areas of Edinburgh including:

Portobello, Morningside, Musselburgh, Newington, Fountainbridge, Donaldson, Pentland, South Queensferry, Maybury, Davidson’s Mains, Colinton, Loanhead, Abbeyhill, Corstorphine, Liberton, Granton, Kirkliston, Dean, Dalkeith, Wester Hailes, Craiglockhart, Fairmilehead and Leith.

Calls to an Edinburgh 0131 virtual number will cost the caller exactly the same as if they were calling any other 0131 landline number.

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Edinburgh Facts and Figures

  • Population: 486,000
  • Region: Lothian, City of Edinburgh
  • Postcode Area: EH
  • Dialling Code: 0131
  • Capital city of Scotland
  • The Castle and old town of Edinburgh is built on an extinct volcano.
  • The Royal Mile should actually be called the Royal Mile and 107 yards
  • With 112 parks, Edinburgh has more trees per head of population than any other UK city


If you register for a number in Edinburgh, Scotland, you will benefit from a city where history meets innovation in a thriving business landscape. From its medieval Old Town to its buzzing financial hub, Edinburgh offers a unique environment for corporate ventures. Having an Edinburgh-located number will help you do business with and for them, as well as the hundreds of thousands of small and medium enterprises spread across the country.

Edinburgh has one of the highest concentrations of professionals in the UK outside of London. With a growing tech sector and a robust financial industry, it’s no surprise that Edinburgh is part of the tech heaven of Britain – “Silicon Glen.”

For business travellers, Edinburgh’s strategic location is advantageous. It’s 393 miles (632 kilometres) north of London, easily accessible by train or plane. Cardiff, the capital of Wales, is approximately 318 miles (511 kilometres) southwest, and Belfast, the capital of Northern Ireland, is about 131 miles (211 kilometres) northwest.

Whether attending industry conferences or forging new partnerships in the city’s vibrant business community, Edinburgh offers a dynamic backdrop for corporate endeavours.

Edinburgh (0131) Number Format

As with most geographic area codes in the UK, 0131 needs to be followed by seven further digits so: 0131 XXX XXXX.

When calling Edinburgh from outside the UK then the initial “0” needs to be dropped and replaced with the UK international dial code of +44.

So if calling Edinburgh from Sweden, for example, you should dial +44 131xxx xxxx or 0044 131xxx xxxx.

Map showing areas covered by 0131 code

Other UK Geographic Numbers Available

Our most popular geographic virtual numbers:

  • 0114 Sheffield
  • 0113 Leeds
  • 0131 Edinburgh
  • 0191 Tyneside
  • 023 Southampton & Portsmouth
  • 0116 Leicester
  • 024 Coventry
  • 028 Northern Ireland
  • 029 Cardiff
  • 0115 Nottingham
  • 0118 Reading