24 May 2025

Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2025

Join Scotland's largest running event over the May Bank Holiday weekend and help to grant magical Wishes for children living with life threatening illnesses!

Saturday 24th May 2025

Known for it fast and flat route which takes in the city's iconic sights through the stunning Holyrood Park.

Choose your distance | Choose your route | Choose to grant a Wish


Join Our Wish Squad here

By registering for our Charity Wish places you agree to the following terms per person

EMF 10k

- £15 registration donation - £150 minimum fundraising (before gift aid)

EMF 5k

- £10 registration donation - £75 minimum fundraising (before gift aid) 

ALL Junior Race distances: 

Wish Bear would like to ask our Mini Wish granters across all distances to raise a minimum of £35 per person to help grant magical Wishes 


  • EMF Junior 5K
  • EMF Junior 2K
  • EMF Junior 1.5K
  • EMF Kids Kilometre

Do you have your own place already and want to run for wishes?

Register your Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2025 challenge here.

When you register with us, you will receive a When You Wish Upon A Star running top and a fundraising support pack.

For more information contact:


Call: 0131 273 4344

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