Leith Rules Golf Society
The aim of the Society is to increase the recognition of Leith Links as the home of the earliest recorded rules of golf and one of the game's prominent early locations

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Useful links to other sites



A number of relevant sites have been included.

The "Leith" links are to the golf or sport sections on their sites, if they have a specific section on this topic, otherwise their "home" page.

Each of these links will open in a new window. The Society is not responsible for the content of these sites, nor for any changes to the sites rendering the links invalid. 

Please E-Mail us to advise of any broken links and we will endeavour to correct them.


Local Community:


Antique Hickory Golf Clubs

Leith Local History Society

A-HAVEN Townhouse

British Golf Collectors Society

The Leither

Jeneil, the Jewellers

British Golf Museum, St Andrews

Leith Links

Bruce Stevenson, Insurance Brokers

Bruntsfield Short Hole Golf Club

Leith Festival

David Annand

Heritage of Golf Museum, Gullane

100 Things to do in Edinburgh

Georgian Antiques

Hill of Tarvit (Kingarrock)



Muirfield (Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers)


Musselburgh Old Golf Club


World Hickory Golfer