Canonmills is a highly popular area of the City. Local shopping amenities are within the immediate area including a Tesco Superstore. Edinburgh City Centre is approximately one mile south and easily accessible by foot or by public transport.
Nearby are Royal Botanic Garden, Inverleith Park and St. Marks Park. Also within close proximity is the Water of Leith Walkway allowing relaxing walks to the Shore area and cycle runs to many areas of the City.