About Black Diamonds

BLACK DIAMONDSare an Allstar Cheerleading Squad who compete in local, regional and National cheerleading competitions.

Black Diamonds are a National Cheer and Dance squad based in Edinburgh. We run recreational and competitive cheerleading classes for all ages.

We specialise in All Star Cheerleading and also Pom. Cheer and Hip Hop Dance. Our Athletes and Dancers also take classes in tumbling (gymnastics) and fitness.

Black Diamonds were the 1st All Star Competitive Cheer Squad in Midlothian.


Werun classes in Edinburgh on a weekly basis.

All of our classes are open to both boys and girls from the age of 5+ to Adults 18+ (younger students may be considered). Recreational classes are held that do not involve competition work. Both recreational and competitive cheerleaders & dancers have the option to perform in Gala Days, charity events, local exhibitions, football games etc.

Our classes are foremost fun and friendly, and our priority is for children to learn the skills of cheerleading in a safe, fun environment, gain self esteem and make new friends.

New members are always welcome.
To register, or to find out more, please contact us using our online form or call 07801 789213.


Wehave won over 500 trophies and gained 18 National Championship Titles.

To date two of our students were selected to represent Scotland at the ICU World Championships held in Florida in 2011 where they placed 6th overall – last year our junior pom won a bid to represent Scotland and this year we won 3 bids to represent Scotland at the European Cheerleading Championships

We are the first from Edinburgh or Midlothian to have ever made it to the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – go Diamonds!

Our Coaching

All of our staff are highly skilled, fully qualified professional USASF coaches, who hold enhanced disclosures and have first aid training.

Our goals

Black Diamonds are working hard to promote cheerleading in Scotland and produce outstanding, talented dedicated cheerleaders and dancers who promote teamwork and team spirit.

We are Black Diamonds – come & join us!