Accepted and sold by most charity shops but please check first. See CHARITY SHOPS, check the Edinburgh Charity Shop and Reuse Map on the Changeworks website
T: 0131 555 4010
Clothes, towels and bedding (including duvets and pillows in good condition) can be donated to:
The Edinburgh Clothing Store, T: 0131 552 1111, W: http://www.edinburghclothingstore.org/
Fresh Start, T: 0131 476 7741, W: www.freshstartweb.org.uk
The Bethany Christian Trust, T: 0131 561 8930, W: http://www.bethanychristiantrust.com/
Blankets, duvets (not feather) and towels can also be donated to The Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home:
T: 0131 669 5331, W: www.edch.org.uk
Edinburgh Furniture Initiative accepts bed donations. They can offer a free uplift service.
They have two locations:
67 Logie Green Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4HF
T: 0131 557 7900
5 Bankhead Medway, Edinburgh, EH11 4BY
T: 0131 450 3900 (ext 2)
Bedding can be taken to Textile Recycling Points (no duvets or pillows) (W: www.recycleforscotland.com) or placed into the textile bag in the Edinburgh kerbside collection.
Please do not put duvets or pillows into the Tetile Recycling Points or the kerbside collection boxes, as there is currently no market for the materials within these items (and duvets could cause problems such as getting stuck in the Recycling Point hatch due to their size.)