Edinburgh roadworks: travel disruption expected due to bus diversions, road closures and temporary traffic lights

These are the roadworks you need to watch out for this week (Photo: Shutterstock) Copyright: Other 3rd Party This is a comprehensive list of all of the road closures due to start from Monday 9 March until Sunday 15 March according to the City of Edinburgh Council website. Cowgatehead, 09 March to 13 March

Three way temporary traffic lights at Cowgate with the north footway closed due to a sewer connection. Begins 7am St Giles' Street, 09 March to 17 April

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St Giles' Street and West Parliament Square will be closed from 7:30am to 5pm each week day.

Durham Avenue, 09 March to 13 March Rolling programme lane closures at Durham Gardens North and into Durham Square, with parking restrictions and temporary traffic lights. This is due to a network upgrade.

Begins 8am. Albert Terrace, 09 March to 11 April Phased road closures: Albert Terrace, Abbotsford Park, Morningside Place and Colinton Road between Napier Road and Merchiston Avenue due to the Abbotsford area gas main renewal.

Begins 8am. Pentland View, 09 March to 20 March Rolling programme with lane and parking restrictions as signed, with Pentland Hills closed in its entirety, plus Dolphin Avenue, Forth View Road and Pentland Avenue.

This is due to the installation of fibre optic cabling. Begins 8am Priestfield Road, 09 March to 17 April

Prestonfield area affected due to the installation of fibre optic cabling on: Cameron House Avenue, Clearburn Road, King's Meadow, Priestfield Avenue/Gardens/Crescent/Road, Peffermill Road and Prestonfield Avenue. Lane and parking restrictions and temporary traffic lights when required. The one way order on Cameron House Avenue will also be suspended.

Begins 8am. Glenogle Road, 09 March to 13 March Road closed between Glenogle Place and Reid Terrace, except for local access.

This is due to cable work via carriageway manholes. Begins 9am. Lower Granton Road, 09 March to 13 March

Footpath at McKelvie Parade closed, with an alternative route via the adjacent footway. This is due to sea wall maintenance. Begins 9am

Station Road, 09 March to 11 March Three way temporary traffic lights at Bankhead Grove and Forth Terrace, with no right turns into Bankhead Grove - diversions via Ashburnam Loan roundabout and return. This is due to cable work via carriageway manholes.

Begins 9:30am Magdala Crescent, 09 March 13 March Road closed to northbound traffic at Haymarket Terrace due to the investigation into carriageway subsidence.

Begins 9:30am Colinton Road, 09 March to 23 March Eastbound lane closure at Polwarth Terrace to accomodate a temporary walkway, with three way traffic lights on Sunday 15 March.

This is due to the replacement of telecoms cabinet and pole. Begins 9:30am Oxgangs Road, 09 March to 13 March

Two way temporary traffic lights at Fairmile Avenue, with Fairmile Avenue itself closed. This is due to valve works for Scottish Water. Begins 9:30am

M9 Motorway, 09 March to 14 March Slip to northbound M90 closed 8pm to 6am for five nights, diverted via M9 J3 and return. This is due to bridge joint repairs.

Begins 8pm South St Andrew Street, 09 March to 13 March Road closed between St Andrew Square and Meuse Lane from midnight to 4m for four nights due to West Register Street development.

Begins midnight Rose Street North Lane, 10 March to 13 March West section between Hanover Street and South St David Street closed due to service connection.

Begins 9am Lanark Road, 10 March to 11 March Two way temporary traffic lights at Water of Leith visitor centre due to overnight works installing and repairing of traffic detection loops.

Begins 7pm Niddrie Mill Drive, 11 March 15 March Three way temporary traffic lights at Niddrie Mill Grove due to network upgrades.

Begins 8am Pleasance, 11 March to 13 March Two way temporary traffic lights between Gilmour Street and East Crosscauseway due to cabling and ducting installation.

Begins 9:30am Hillhouse Road, 11 March to 13 March Westbound lane closures between Corbiehill Road to Marchfield Bank Lane due to carriageway resurfacing and gully repairs.

Begins 9:30am Nicolson Street, 12 March to 13 March Temporary traffic lights at West Richmond Street due to overnight works installing and repairing traffic detection loops.

Begins 7pm Newcraighall Drive, 13 March to 26 March Rolling programme between Park View and Park Terrace with lane restrictions and Stop/Go boards when required.

North and South sections of Park Terrace closed as required. This is due to a network upgrade. Begins 9:30am

Ocean Drive, 13 March to 30 September Between roundabouts and Ocean Terminal there will be tram network construction which means bus diversions will be taking place. Northbound side closed and two way traffic on southbound side.

Begins 12pm George Street, 13 March to 14 March Road closed to eastbound traffic from Hanover Street to North St David Street due to overnight crane works.

Begins 7pm Glenlockhart Road, 14 March to 15 March Lane closure from Glenlockhart Road into westbound Colinton Road due to the clearing of blocked cable ducts.

Begins 9am Easter Road, 14 March Local road closures and restrictions due to Hibs versus St Johnstone playing at Easter Road Stadium.

Begins 2pm West Approach Road, 15 March Road closed between slip lane at Dundee Street and Westfield Road due to overnight bridge maintenance.

Begins midnight until 8am Shandon Place, 15 March Two way temporary traffic lights at Shandon Street, with Shandon Street and Merchiston Grove closed due to cabling works.

Begins 9:30am Ferniehill Drive, 15 March to 16 March Three way temporary traffic lights at Gilmerton Crossroads, with Ferniehill Drive closed due to multiple ironworks repairs.

Begins 9:30am

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