Tel: 0131 228 4898

Contact us - Backtracks Music Games shop

Contact us -Backtracks Music Games Shop + Mad Hatman Discos:

17 Brougham Street
Tollcross, Edinburgh

Call us on 0131-228-4898 or 07889-36-36-86 mobile

Opening Hours

Mon -  Sat 10.30am - 6pm 

Except Holiday 25th 26th Dec Jan 1st 2nd 2023



Payment can be made to Backtracksmusic by cash, cheque or credit card instore or direct by PAYPAL

Free Cash withdrawal machine available close by.

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If you want a rare or hard to find record, music track, film, game or accessory in Edinburgh Scotland. You will find many (albums, singles, cd, dvd, vinyl, videos, games and equipment) for sale at Backtracks music Edinburgh Look in today or try our order request form:

General Music Search Form

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To obtain a FREE disco quote for the most experienced all round DJ disco or Karaoke in Edinburgh and Central Scotland use our disco enquiry form for booking success or call direct on (07889363686) for last minute bookings.


Location-Directions - Bus, Car, Train

Edinburgh music shop Backtracks 2nd hand store is located in central Tollcross 17 Brougham St, EH3 9JS. (Sat Nav) Ideally placed for those who live or visit Blood Transfusion Centre, Chalmers Hospital, Quartermile, Sick Kids Hospital - Sciennes, Newington, Marchmont, Warrender, Morningside, Bruntsfield, Fountainbridge and only 5 minutes from City Centre or Haymarket.

Bus services

No 24 bus every 20mins direct to Backtracks in Brougham Street from New Royal Infirmary, Cameron Toll, Blackford Station, Marchmont Road, Tollcross, Frederick St. Stockbridge, Crewe Toll, Drylaw Church, West Granton (Scottish Gas HQ

Buses to Tollcross 2, 10, 11, 15, 15A, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 27, 30, 34, 35, 45, 47

No 35, 300 Airlink from Edinburgh Airport, Leith etc

No 124 bus every 30mins direct to Lothian Rd from North Berwick, Dirleton, Gullane, Longniddry, Wallyford, Musselburgh, Joppa, Portobello. Meadowbank, Abbeyhill.

By Train

From Haymarket train Station or the west end of Princes Street head up Lothian Road (the main artery) about 3/4 mile passing Tesco, Bank of Scotland, Sainsbury's until you reach the Tollcross clock. This local landmark stands in the middle of the road at the main junction. From this position you can see Backtracks music shop about 60 metres down Brougham St after James-Morrow HIFI just behind the bus shelter opposite Real Foods. Always look out for The Mad Hatter as seen outside

If Walking or cycling from Dalry or Haymarket head south up to top of Morrison Street turn right past Odeon Cinema to Earl Grey Street junction at Tollcross clock taking The Meadows exit.  If arriving by car there are parking bays opposite Backtracks and some FREE PARKING spaces round corner for 40 minutes or you are allowed 5 minutes on the yellow lines at the door. New Free cash point near Backtracks Music Tollcross. Certainly within minutes walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, Grassmarket, Royal Mile and city centre .

Backtracks 2nd hand shop: From the city centre Floral Clock head south up the Mound along George 1V Bridge, past Greyfriars Bobby, Forrest Road past old Royal Infirmary (now The Quartermile ) past Chalmers Eye Pavillion past Art college and Old Fire station down Lauriston Place then left at Tollcross clock junction to Brougham St. If you are unfamiliar with the area or get a bit lost on the way, give Tommy a call on 0131-228-4898 or 07889-36-36-86 and he will guide you where to find us, with easy instructions.

By Road

From Morningside head towards City Centre via Bruntsfield past Kings Theatre towards Tollcross junction and turn right into Brougham Street at James Morrow home entertainment, between foot clinic, Spanish Tapas + Kebab shop.

From the south A68 or A7, From DALKEITH or Penicuik head to Cameron Toll, turn left at Newington towards The Meadows along Melville Drive to Backtracks. which is in the second block of shops opposite Real Foods. (satnav EH39JS)