Colliston is located in the county of Angus, Scotland, three miles north-west of the town of Arbroath, 16 miles north-east of the major city of Dundee, 49 miles north-east of Edinburgh, 354 miles north of Cardiff, and 366 miles north of London. Colliston falls within the unitary authority of Angus. It is in the DD11 postcode district. The post town for Colliston is Arbroath.
Colliston is in the ceremonial county of Angus, the historic county of Angus, and the administrative county of Angus.
Colliston is situated towards the southernmost extremity of Angus, and towards the easternmost extremity of Angus.
The nearest postcode to the centre of Colliston is DD11 3RR.
Colliston is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the DD11 postcode district, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of the DD11 postcode district.
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The post town for Colliston is Arbroath. Colliston is in the DD11 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Arbroath.
The centre of Colliston is located at position 56.59671° latitude and -2.64574° longitude.
The centre of Colliston is located at the grid reference easting 360447 and northing 745166 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.
Position of Colliston relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Colliston to the centre of the town.
Position of Colliston relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Colliston to the centre of the city.