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St Mary-on-the-Rock                                               St James the Less

Welcome to the website of St Mary-on-the-Rock, Ellon, and St James-the-Less, Cruden Bay.  We are congregations within the Episcopal Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney, and in full communion with the Scottish Episcopal Church.

Our new website is currently under construction – in the meantime, service times and contact details are available below:

Service Times:


  • 8:15am:  Holy Communion at St Mary’s, Ellon
  • 9:30am:  Parish Eucharist at St James’, Cruden Bay
  • 11:00am:  Family Eucharist at St Mary’s, Ellon


  • 10:00am:  Holy Communion in the church hall at St Mary’s, Ellon.

Contact Details:

Our Church Office is open daily from Tuesday to Friday:

  • Rector: Reverend Andrew Tucker
  • Email:  parish@stmarystjames.org.uk
  • Tel:  01358 720366