Ghost Finder Edinburgh now launched!

Och aye! Ghosts galore in Scotland’s historic, atmospheric capital city can be quickly located thanks to the second of my ongoing series of iPhone apps – Ghost Finder Edinburgh.

Edinburgh is unusual in that it has several tourist spots for which the ghosts supposedly haunting them are the main attraction. However, there are many other less well-known locations, including pubs, parks, theatres, graveyards, streets (or ‘wynds’) and private homes.

Each location has been meticulously plotted on Google maps, tied in with the individual phone’s GPS. The database of all the sites plus info on the ghosts said to be haunting them has been researched and written by me.

Operation is intuitive and easy to navigate. The database has been arranged alphabetically but can also be searched for key words and location name.  The user can also access the information on each site one at a time by pressing the location-finding ‘pins’ on the map. By pressing the compass symbol, they can find the nearest spooky site to their own position. The detailed maps can then be used to hone in on the precise co-ordinates or expanded to show the number of haunted locations in the chosen area.

The app is the most comprehensive gazetteer of haunted sites in Edinburgh available digitally or in print. And it’s available to download for just 69p!

Please take a look now at:


About UncannyUK

I am the editor of Uncanny UK (, a website devoted to British ghosts and folklore. I am the former editor of Paranormal Magazine and the author five books on Welsh folklore. Just launched Apparition Developments, first product of which is Ghost Finder London - an app plotting 300 haunted sites in London for iPhone. I'm a highly experienced journalist and corporate copywriter. I'm an enthusiast on the subjects of UK folklore, the supernatural and antiquities and am fond of old horror and sci-fi movies, cult TV such as Dr Who and I collect Victorian/Edwardian magazines. I also enjoy weird art and macabre literature by the likes of M R James, E F Benson, Algernon Blackwood, W Hope-Hodgson, H P Lovecraft etc. I live in North Wales, which is a very spooky place.
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2 Responses to Ghost Finder Edinburgh now launched!

  1. Andrew Lindop says:

    Lovely all we need now is a flintshire/denbighshire version 😉
    it will save me carrying around copies of Haunted Clwyd,Supernatural Clwyd and Welsh Ghostly Encounters 🙂

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