Craigmillar lies to the south east of the city centre, conveniently placed for access to many local amenities and facilities including the new Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
The area has lots to offer including many local day-to-day shopping requirements. The Fort Kinnaird Retail Park is close by featuring many major retail outlets together with a nearby 24hour Asda supermarket at the Jewel. Cameron Toll shopping centre is nearby and houses a Sainsbury's plus many more.
For leisure and recreational facilities, Holyrood Park is within easy reach providing lovely walks and the Jack Kane Sports Centre and the Commonwealth Pool are nearby. Local schools cater for all age groups with Queen Margaret University easily accessible.
Frequent public transport provides easy access into the city centre and surrounding areas and the City of Edinburgh Bypass is on hand linking the east and west.