The Shrub is funded through the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund and the European Regional Development Fund. We’re grateful for all their support. Find out more about our funders by clicking on the logos below.

The Shrub Swap and Reuse Hub is a community-led cooperative based in Edinburgh. Our vision is of a world without waste.

What we do

We host a huge variety of events and groups at the Shrub. Find out more about what we do by clicking on the icons below.


Swap, Buy & Earn goods to save carbon through creating a circular economy.
Open every Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat 12-5pm


Creative Up-cycling
& Knowledge Building
– get inspired.


Learn, Fix, Ride!
A free & friendly
repair & maintenance
workshop for bicycle beginners.


Share your excess food & collect excess food from local businesses: join the food revolution now!

Get Involved

Become a member, volunteer or sign up to our newsletter!

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 If you want to stay updated with all the latest news and events at the Shrub.




Sign up to be a volunteer!
Help shape SHRUB’s future, gain experience, join the community and meet new people!