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Civil Service Strollers

Formed: 1908
Home colours: White / Navy Blue / Red
Change colours: Red / Red / White
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Home ground: Christie Gillies Park
Address: 25 Marine Drive, Edinburgh, EH4 5EJ
Record attendance: 3,000 vs Fraserburgh, 12th January 1929
SFA Licence Award: Entry Level
Location: From Charlotte Square: Follow Queensferry Road out of Edinburgh on the A90 over the Dean Bridge. At first set of traffic lights, turn down Orchard Brae and continue to bottom across roundabout and up Crewe Road South to the Crewe Toll Roundabout. Take the second exit into Ferry Road (westwards) then take first road on right (Pennywell Road) and follow it until another roundabout is reached. Head straight across into Marine Drive. As the road veers left, Telford College Sports Ground is on the left hand side.
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Nearest Railway Station: Haymarket (2.5 miles)
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Capacity: 1596
Seats: 96
Cover: Yes
Floodlights: Yes
Playing surface: Grass
Social club: Yes
Notes: The pitch was originally part of a large playing field, but work was carried out in 2015 to enclose the ground and add some spectator cover. Two rows of seats were also added. In 2019 floodlights were added.