University Health Service Richard Verney Health Centre, Edinburgh, EH8 9AL

Out of Hours

Emergency Calls

Obviously not all illnesses occur within surgery hours. Overnight, at weekends and on public holidays when the Health Centre is closed, NHS24 can be contacted on 111 for advice.

The Health Centre duty doctor can  be contacted during office hours by phoning: 0131 650 2777


You can contact NHS 24 either by phoning them on 111 or by visiting their website at the following url:  (Please also note details under ECS heading on Confidentiality page)                                                                                      

NHS 24 is  available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

999 Information

In an emergency please phone the Emergency Services number on 999