Fees and Opening Hours

Opening Hours

Our nursery day runs from 8am through to 6pm.
Each of our nurseries are open all year, with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and the 2nd January. If any of these days fall on a weekend, the holiday will roll over to the next working day.


Terms and Conditions


Fee Calculation

Fees are calculated on a 52-week year basis and are paid in advance by Standing Order,
Credit/Debit Card and/or Childcare Vouchers on the 1st of the month for the month ahead.

Waiting List Deposit

A £50 deposit is required to be placed on our waiting list. This deposit will be refunded should
we not be able to offer your child a placement in your requested nursery.

Retainer Deposit

A deposit of two week’s fees is requested along with your first month’s fee note. We will retain
this for the duration of your child’s attendance. This deposit will be deducted from your child’s
final nursery payment.

Extra Sessions

All extra sessions should be agreed in advance with a staff member from our Head Office in
10 Walker Street and paid for at the time of booking. Please note we accept credit/debit cards.

Early Years Funding

Our nursery is a Partnership Nursery with the City of Edinburgh Council and as such parents
will be awarded a grant towards a proportionate number of hours for any child in the term
after their third birthday. For more information on Early Years Funding please contact our
accounts department on accounts@earlydaysnursery.org.uk


Fee Information

The following prices include:

Breakfast, lunch, tea and two snacks daily

All milk, formula milk, nappies and wipes

Other experiences and consumables

8am – 6pm at £64 per day

Full Time: £1386.67 per month, discounted to £1366.67 per month

Number of days per week Cost per month
5 £1366.67
4 £1109.33
3 £832.00
2 £554.67
1 £277.33