St John the Evangelist

Roman Catholic Church | Portobello, Edinburgh

Parish Priest: Fr Jock Dalrymple
Deacon: Revd Eddie White
A warm welcome awaits you at all of our services.

Important Notice: Our Response to COVID-19


…with Masses as ‘normal’ – i.e., Vigil Mass at St John’s at 6.30pm and Sunday morning Mass at 9.30pm at St John’s and 11.15am at St Mary Magdalene’s. We will continue to offer Mass in the Prayer Room at 11am on Sunday on YouTube and Facebook, though this will now be pre-recorded on Saturday.

To help us to manage the numbers, if you wish to come to one of the ‘live’ Saturday and Sunday Masses, please contact the parish house

by phone (0131 669 5618 – a special number) only on

Tuesday 10am to 1pm - Wednesday 10am to 1pm -Thursday 11am to 1pm or by email ( until Thursday1pm.

Due to the COVID regulations we have limited seatings available and therefore we advise early booking.