• Merci

    24 November 2015


    Merci à tous pour votre soutien après les attentats de Paris.

    Members of staff at the consulate general of France and the Institut français d’Ecosse have been overwhelmed by the sympathy expressed by the public and the authorities in Scotland following the deadly terrorist attacks that took place in Paris and Saint-Denis on the night of November 13th.


    • read Paris attacks

      14 November 2015

      Paris attacks

      A book of condolences will be available at the Consulate General of France in Edinburgh, 12 Randolph Crescent, from 14 to 17 November (10am - 6.30pm). A gathering wiil take place on Sunday 15 November at 11am in Edinburgh.

    • read Remembrance Sunday 2015

      9 November 2015

      Remembrance Sunday 2015

      Consul General Emmanuel Cocher attended the civic ceremonies at Greenock, Inverclyde, and laid a wreath at the Free French Naval Forces memorial on the Clyde estuary while Deputy Consul Emeline Javierre participated in the (...)

    • read British World War II veterans awarded Légion d'honneur in Edinburgh

      16 October 2015

      British World War II veterans awarded Légion d’honneur in Edinburgh

      On Friday 16 October 2015, 9 Scots World War II veterans were presented with the Légion d’honneur, France’s highest distinction, at a ceremony on board the French Navy Destroyer Aquitaine, berthed in Leith, Edinburgh.

    • read Changes at the French Consulate

      25 September 2015

      Changes at the French Consulate

      Message from the Consul general Emmanuel Cocher - 25/09/15
      The map of French diplomatic and consular representations in the world is under constant review in keeping with the evolution of French interests and relationships (...)

    • read Visa information

      18 December 2013

      Visa information

      How to apply, how to book an appointment and other frequently asked questions.


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