Edinburgh Sex Guide advises where to find sex, working girls, prostitution, street hookers, brothels, red-light districts, prostitutes, erotic massage parlors, strip clubs and escorts in Edinburgh, Scotland, (United Kingdom).Edinburgh (Gaelic: Dùn Èideann; ) is the capital of Scotland located in the Central Belt region of the country.
Street prostitution is still active in Edinburg, but not nearly as common as in the past, because most streetwalkers have moved indoor and started working as an independent escorts.
The sauna and massage parlours of Edinburgh function, in an unofficial way, as licensed bordellos. They want, for the most part, some kind of sexual services.
Street walkers are often standing on Salamander Street, Edinburgh's unofficial red light district.
It is illegal to buy sex from a person younger than 18, although the age of consent for non-commercial sex is 16.
In Edinburgh, estimates from Scot-Pep suggest there are about 700 indoor sex workers – 200 in saunas, 350 independent escorts and 150 agency escorts as well as 80-100 women on the streets over a year.
33 women were arrested for soliciting in Edinburgh in 2010-11, and 21 the following year.Most of these arrest happen at the street and police mostly targets mostly the streetwalkers.Edinburgh does not have a red-light district like Amsterdam.Anyway, Salamander Street in Leith is the favourite haunt for prostitutes and is considered as a unofficial RLD.Edinburgh is well known for massage and sauna venues where you can find some girls for half an hour or an hour.Over the past years many sauna venues have been closed, but some still stay open, while more massage salons keep opening.