Embassy Cinema

Boswall Parkway

9 November 1972

This photo was taken when the cinema had fallen into disrepair, following fire on March 2, 1964. 
The cinema never re-opened.  An application was made for it to be used as a dance hall or bingo hall but this
 was refused.  The building was demolished in 1975.  A  supermarket was built on the site.

Embassy Cinema,  Boswall Parkway, 1957  -  Queue for 'Bridge on the River Kwai'

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Embassy Cinema

Here are links to three other photos of the Embassy Cinema:

1958

Queue

    Embassy Cinema,  Boswall Parkway, 1957  -  Queue for 'Bridge on the River Kwai'

1966

Following the Fire

    Embassy Cinema,  Boswall Parkway - Following the fire in January 1966

Around 1975?

Demolition

 

Recollections

Embassy Cinema

Recollections of the Supermarket built on the site

Acknowledgement for the info in the caption above the photo at the top of this page:

'The Last Picture Shows: Edinburgh' (Brendon Thomas)

 

Embassy Cinema  Edinburgh Streets Recollections

Contributors

 

 

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