Links Nursery in Musselburgh

Latest Nursery News June/July 2024

Please note that due to pressure for places, we are no longer able to offer any new term time or shift pattern contracts. We offer full time and part time places, and places funded by East Lothian Council. In our 0 to 2 years and 2 to 3 years rooms we currently only have immediate availability for Fridays. We will have Monday to Friday availability in our 2 to 3 years room from August 2024 and in our 0 to 2 years room from 2025.  To enquire about registering, or to book a tour to view our premises, please call our friendly management team on 0131 665 0008 or email us at


About Us

‘Children were happy and confident within the setting, having fun playing and exploring with
friends. Children had good opportunities to lead their own play and learning which impacted positively on their development and wellbeing.....The staff team were committed to the role they played caring for children. As a result, children received sensitive care from kind and caring adults
'   Care Inspectorate, 24 August 2023

Links Nursery is an independent nursery which has been operating in East Lothian since 1995. We provide quality childcare, and a safe, nurturing learning environment for children aged 0 to 5, in a spacious traditional stone building with three large garden areas in a lovely setting beside Musselburgh racecourse. We serve all of Musselburgh, Wallyford, Longniddry, the wider Edinburgh area and the Lothians, and we work in partnership with East Lothian council to provide council funded places for preschool children. We offer full time and part time contract, with our opening hours being 7.30am until 6pm.

Our inspection report is available online from

If you live or work in Edinburgh you may be interested to know of our sister nursery, City and Little City Nursery, a two building purpose built nursery in the Morningside/Greenbank area of Edinburgh. The website is telephone 0131 446 0088  or 0131 446 0101.

We also have a sister nursery in Balmedie in Aberdeenshire. For more information please go to or telephone 01358 743094.