0131 area code

Edinburgh

The 0131 area code is for Edinburgh and the surrounding area.

Locations using 0131 numbers include:

  • Abbeyhill
  • Corstorphine
  • Craiglockhart
  • Colinton
  • Dalkeith
  • Davidson's Mains
  • Dean
  • Donaldson
  • Edinburgh
  • Fairmilehead
  • Fountainbridge
  • Granton
  • Kirkliston
  • Leith
  • Liberton
  • Loanhead
  • Maybury
  • Morningside
  • Musselburgh
  • Newington
  • Pentland
  • Portobello
  • South Queensferry
  • Wester Hailes

Most numbers using the 0131 area code are normal Edinburgh landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

0131 area code information

Area code:0131
Location:Edinburgh
Council area:City of Edinburgh
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:7 digits
Number format:0131 xxx xxxx
International number format:+44 131 xxx xxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 031)

All numbers starting 0131 are part of the Edinburgh area code. This includes 01312 numbers, 01313 numbers, 01314 numbers, 01315 numbers, 01316 numbers, 01317 numbers and all other numbers that start with the digits 0131, regardless of how the number is displayed or what the following digits are.

Map of 0131 Edinburgh area code