Denny is a town in the Falkirk council area of Scotland. Formerly it is in the historic county of Stirlingshire. It is situated seven miles west of Falkirk and around 6 miles east of Cumbernauld. The town and its surrounding areas are important commuter towns catering to the needs of larger towns such as Falkirk and Stirling. Denny includes several housing estates located around a small central shopping area.