East Lothian on the Screen

East Lothian's rural scenery, golden beaches and historic buildings combined with its logistical ease of access for production crews, have made it a popular location choice.

East Lothian has enjoyed a starring role in many movies and TV productions over the years, from period dramas to sci-fi, ghost stories to children's TV.  With 'setjetting' a growing trend and more and more film fans visiting the locations of their favourite movies, to celebrate, in partnership with Film Edinburgh we have created a new movie map to highlight the region's top 15 film locations.  Download East Lothian on Screen and relive some of your favourite film moments.

For all you Outlander fans East Lothian has played host to many key locations in each series shown. Click here for a film location map, and for those interested in the history of the Jacobites the actual Battle of Prestonpans took place in East Lothian and more information can be found here

Outlaw King, the 2018 Netflix film about Robert the Bruce starring Chris Pine was filmed in East Lothian at the stunning Seacliff Beach, near North Berwick. Click here for locations map - (Image of Chris Pine above courtesy of Netflix /David Eustace)