East Lynne is an older, more established suburb in the North East of Pretoria, situated next to the N1. The area is divided into East Lynne, Jan Niemandpark, and Ekklesia. The suburb has a predominantly older demographic, who are involved in the security in the area, creating a sense of community. There are a few convenience and grocery shops close by or in the surrounds of East Lynne, like SPAR, Shoprite and OK, as well as some cafés that are open until late. Commuters can get around easily as the City of Tshwane bus service runs through the suburb. There are multiple schools surrounding this family-friendly neighbourhood, namely; Curro Academy Pretoria Independent School, Sonitusskool Vir Hardhorenders for the hearing impaired, and Hoerskool F.H. Odendaal.