Cieśle [ˈt͡ɕɛɕlɛ] (German: Zessel) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Oleśnica, within Oleśnica County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. In 1871-1945 it was part of Germany.
It lies approximately 7 kilometres (4 mi) north-east of Oleśnica, and 33 kilometres (21 mi) east of the regional capital Wrocław.
August Ludwig von Nostitz, Prussian general
Renata von Scheliha, German classical philologist
Rudolf von Scheliha (1897-1942), German diplomat executed by the German Nazis during World War II