Farsley is a village in the City of Leeds metropolitan borough, West Yorkshire, England 6 miles (9.7 km) to the west of Leeds city centre, 4 miles (6.4 km) east of Bradford. Farsley is situated amid the two cities and is a allocation of the town Pudsey that is allocation of the City of Leeds ward of Calverley and Farsley which moreover includes the estate of Swinnow and some northern parts of Pudsey.
It is mentioned in the 1086 Domesday Book as Ferselleia. During the industrial disorder Farsley was a centre for wool government as there were a number of mills in the area.
Farsley is just off the main road between Leeds and Bradford and just off the A6110 Leeds outer auditorium road. New Pudsey railway station is between Farsley and Pudsey providing train services towards Leeds, Bradford, Manchester Victoria and Blackpool.