Staff based at the Diocesan Office

Claire Benton-Evans
Youth & Children Officer
Office: 0131 346 9088
Mobile: 0747 372 8148
youthandchildren@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Mon-Tue; Thu-Fri (Tue & Thu normally office days)




Samantha Campbell
Bishop’s P.A. & Dean’s PA
Office: 0131 538 7044
BishopsPA@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Mon-Thu; Fri (am)
Bishop’s and Dean’s diary management & administrative support; clergy licencing & PVG checking; Canon 31 Marriage permissions





Simon Filsell
Diocesan Administrator & Diocesan Protection Officer
Office: 0131 538 7033
DioAdmin@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Governance; Secretary to Diocesan Synod; Diocesan Office management (personnel & facilities); Day to day finances; Secretary to Diocesan Standing Committee, Finance & Management Committee, Buildings Committee, Personnel Committee and Information & Communications Committee; Safeguarding & Protection of Vulnerable Adults (PVG)



Caroline Hare
Administrative Assistant (Mission & Ministry)
Office: 0131 346 9085
CHare@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Administrative support to the Bishop & Dean’s PA, Mission & Ministry Committee, Bishop’s Enabler of Mission and office reception






The Reverend Annie Naish
Bishop’s Enabler of Mission
Office: 0131 346 9089
Mobile: 07800 866 494
mission@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Helping to develop and implement the Diocesan Growing Together strategy. Offering support and training for Rectors and congregations in mission and evangelism, to enable change and growth across our 54 churches. 





James Parsons
Diocesan Communications Coordinator

Office: 0131 346 9087
JParsons@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Tue, Wed (pm) and Thu




Rhiannon Spiers
Administrative Assistant  (Finance & Management)
Office: 0131 346 9081
Mon, Wed & Thu (10.00am-3.30pm)

RSpiers@dioceseofedinburgh.org
Administrative support to the Diocesan Administrator, Finance & Management Committee and office reception