Welcome to Castle Community Bank

Savings and loans. Fair and square.

Castle Community Bank works with My Community Finance who undertake a range of member servicing activities on our behalf.  Please be assured that your savings account or loan is held with Castle Community Bank which is a registered Credit Union under the Credit Unions Act 1979 and authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA).  We are regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the PRA.  You can check our details on the FCA Register under reference 213877. Castle Community Bank is covered by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme and the Financial Ombudsman Service


Our Leith Branch Opening Times

The normal business hours are:

Tuesday 10.00 to 14.00

Thursday 10.00 to 14.00

In addition an Email or Telephone service is available Monday – Friday between 10.00 and 16.00.

We are closed on the following Banks Holidays:
26th August 2024
25th December 2024
26th December 2024



Get in touch  

If you would like to speak to us about:

  • Financial Difficulties or Loan repayment amount changes please call:
    0203 9700110
  • Changes to your Savings or Loan account please call:                 
    0203 3750221
  • Maturing Savings accounts please call:
    0203 3750221
  • Speak to Castle Community Bank team please call:                     
    0131 466 5006

Email: info@castlecommunitybank.co.uk

Who are we?

We’re a credit union dedicated to bringing people an alternative home for their savings and loans.

We’re a member of the Community Finance Network who are responsible lenders striving to give more people access to fairly priced financial services.


We’re bringing the focus back to helping people, so we aim to be accessible, applicable and affordable for all of our customers.


Learn more about the Community Finance Network

Why choose us instead of your highstreet bank?

Credit unions were created to cooperatively provide affordable access to loans and other financial services to people sharing common bonds. The mission of “people helping people” has been paramount since the beginning.

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Why join a credit union instead of a high-street bank?

We Help People

We want to encourage and build financial wellbeing for our members.

We Care

We care about the communities we serve.

We're Fair

There are no arrangement fees to pay on your loan.

We're Ethical

We do not invest in the stock market for profit. We’re here to help and break the cycle of debt.

Personal Loans

Make your dreams a reality, or simply tidy up your finances.

We created Castle Community Bank to help our community borrow at fair prices, with fair terms, for anything from weddings to washing machines.

Join Castle Community Bank today so that you can borrow better.

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Savings Accounts

We created Castle Community Bank to give everyone an ethical option for their savings. You can apply online or phone us to discuss savings options.

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Got a question for our team?

We are proud providers of FairLife, a charity which works with consumers and the finance industry to improve everyday financial products and services.