Children's football

As part of our comprehensive block programme which operates throughout the school year, we currently cater for players aged 2 through to 12 at our three main Leisure Centres (the Leisuredrome, Kirkintilloch & Allander Leisure Centres) in addition to various other pitches and schools throughout East Dunbartonshire. All classes (listed below) are delivered in a fun and safe environment by qualified Scottish FA coaches. 

  • Mini Kickers (3 to 4 years)
  • Football Centres (5 to 12 years)
  • Girls Only (5 to 12 years)
  • Goalkeeping (7 to 12 years)
  • Come and Plays (5 to 12 years)
  • Additional Support Needs (ASN) Football

Come and Play

Another part of our programme is our 'Come and Play' centres which allow players to play games without the coaching input. Players are allowed to express themselves freely in a relaxed game environment.


Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre
4pm to 5pm 5 to 8 year olds
4pm to 5pm 5 to 8 year olds
Allander Leisure Centre
4.30pm to 5.30pm 5 to  8 year olds
5.30pm to 6.30pm 9 to 14 year olds
Leisuredrome, Bishopbriggs
4.30pm to 5.30pm 5 to 8 year olds
5.30pm to 6.30pm 9 to 14 year olds

All sessions cost £2.00  per week


Holiday Football

We also operate comprehensive Holiday programmes three times a year during the Easter, Summer and October holidays. Mirrored to the block programme, we cater for 3 year-olds right through to 14 year-olds in a variety of different classes. 

For further information, please contact Football Development on 0141 5788431 or email