Cambuslang is a suburban town in South Lanarkshire on the southeastern outskirts of Glasgow. It is known as "the largest village in Scotland", with a population of around 24,500. The town is located just south of the River Clyde and about six miles southeast of central Glasgow.
Popular with Glasgow-based commuters, Cambuslang train station is five miles southeast of Glasgow Central, and is regularly served by trains on the Argyle line to and from Central low level. There are six primary schools in Cambuslang, two high schools and a grammar school.