Speaking opportunities

Recognition and support


Competitions and events

join Scotland’s longest-running toastmaster’s club to

Improve your public speaking and leadership skills

Few of us are natural born public speakers. To become an engaging and memorable public speaker takes knowledge, skill and above all practice. Capital Communicators is a friendly and supportive environment for you to develop your public speaking and leadership skills. Whatever your reasons and goals, Toastmasters has a Pathway for you.

Any questions? Get in touch

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Get started for free!

It’s a lot of fun, so why don’t you come along to the next meeting as a guest? You can come three times for free before joining.

Venue: BSC Edinburgh 62-66 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2LR.

We meet fortnightly on Tuesday. Please arrive at 6.45pm for strict 7.00pm start. The meeting ends at 9.00pm.

Club competitions and events take place at other venues. Check the calendar opposite for details. PLEASE NOTE club competitions and events are not free to attend. Please contact us using the form below if you wish to attend these events.

Let’s get you started

Tuesdays fortnightly 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Please arrive by 6.45pm.

BSC Language School
62-66 George Street
Edinburgh EH2 2LR

If our meeting dates are not convenient there is also Haymarket Toastmasters and Waverley Communicators. If Edinburgh is not practical for you, view our directory of other clubs around Scotland.

Whatever your goals, Toastmasters has a Pathway for you

Common reasons why guests become Toastmaster members

Event speaking

Wedding or dinner speech looming on the horizon? ‘Demo’ your speech in front of an audience for supportive feedback.

Just for fun

Many join for the enjoyment and  learning from a stimulating group of committed members. 

Work presentations

Stop delivering death by PowerPoint and learn how to present with visual aids for maximum impact.


Improve your elevator pitch, boardroom presence and stakeholder influence with Toastmasters.

Who are Toastmasters?

Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA, the organisation’s membership exceeds 357,000 in more than 16,600 clubs in 143 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders.