Vestry Members are normally the “charity trustees” of the charity comprising the Charge and it is important that all individuals holding office in the Church are aware of their responsibilities under the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005. The members of vestry, are responsible for the temporal aspects of church life (such as finances and fabric) and assist and co-operating with the Clergy in matters relating to the spirituality of the congregation. Our vestry membership is made up of the Rector, Associate Rector, Treasurer, Secretary, and the following lay members of St John’s: Azeem G, Tony F, Mo G, Fiona McL, and Anne M. You can contact members of vestry at vestry[at]stjohns-edinburgh[dot]org[dot[uk]


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Latest news and information from the Vestry

News 24th September

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12th January 2020

Sunday 12th January 2020 - Beki Cansdale At the back of church in wellies, waterproofs, iPad and lapel mic. Muttering to myself and making noises of checking things off a list. Looking round the space and counting. Off goes my phone very loudly! I answer - it’s...

2nd February 2020

Sunday 2nd February - Kenneth Boyd  ST JOHN: Candlemas/Presentation EP: Leviticus 12.1-end; Romans 12.1-18 The Old Testament book of Leviticus is not often read in church nowadays. Hearing this evening’s first reading one can understand why. After giving birth a...


St John’s Annual General Meeting was held on Monday 13th November at  7.30pm in the main Church.

The Agm report can be downloaded here


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