Previous initiatives and research projects.
Edible Estates is an initiative of Re:Solution.  Re:Solution is an urban design and development practice set up by social entrepreneur Greig Robertson.  Re:Solution has been involved in researching and promoting best practice in urban greenspace since 1999, and has set up many community food growing projects (see side bar).  Re:Solution provides project design, development and management services to establish Edible Estates projects.

The Edible Estates project would not be possible without the partnership of the community anchor organisations in each neighbourhood:-

The Health Agency is a third sector body established to promote health & wellbeing in Wester Hailes, area of Edinburgh.  The Health Agency is the lead community anchor organisation of the Wester Hailes Edible Estates project, which now comprises of several community food growing sites, a youth training team, a healthy eating programme and natural play initiative.

The Community Alliance Trust is a development trust established to serve the communities of wider Craigmillar.  CAT and its sister organisation the Neighbourhood Alliance, have sponsored several best practice community development projects in Craigmillar.