Disruption to Edinburgh train services after signalling problems  The Scotsman

Scotrail train services in and out of Edinburgh were disrupted for most of this afternoon as engineers battled signalling faults at both sides of the Glasgow to ...


Police probe Dumbiedykes Road body find  BBC News

The body was found in Dumbiedykes Road amid reports it had been in the property for some time.


New Edinburgh concert hall backed by planners  BBC News

The proposals to build the first new concert hall in Edinburgh for more than 100 years will be considered by councillors.


Police reveal details of actor Bradley Welsh's killer  BBC News

Police have released a description of the man suspected of killing an actor from T2 Trainspotting outside his Edinburgh home. Bradley Welsh, 48, died after ...


Edinburgh Airport may sell for £2bn as values go sky-high  Telegraph.co.uk

Edinburgh airport, Scotland's busiest flight hub, is to be sold this year for as much as £2bn, as its private equity owner bids to cash in on soaring valuations for ...


Second teenager charged over murder bid near Aldi store in Edinburgh  BBC News

A 16-year-old boy remains in hospital after suffering serious chest injuries in the stabbing outside Aldi in Edinburgh.


An Edinburgh flat, a human rights activist and the oligarchs' 'dirty money'  The Times

It was a typical Monday evening at Zaventem airport in Brussels when a queue of passengers arriving on a flight from Kiev was halted abruptly as an immigration ...


Edinburgh Citizen group launches to 'defend' city from over-tourism  The Scotsman

A new campaign is to be launched to “defend” Edinburgh against over-tourism, gentrification, property developers, privatisation of public space and the impact of ...


Roll up for a magical mystery day out in Edinburgh  Daily Mail

The Daily Mail's Bill Coles joined Make My Day for a bespoke adventure in Edinburgh. The tour kicked off with a bike ride along the old railways and ended with ...


Cash machine raid at Edinburgh city centre bank  BBC News

A cash machine has been forcibly removed from inside a bank in the centre of Edinburgh. Police said the ATM was ripped from the Castle Street branch of Virgin ...


Citizen group launches 'Easter Rising' to defend Edinburgh from over-tourism and developers  The Scotsman

A new campaign is to be launched to “defend” Edinburgh against over-tourism, gentrification, property developers, privatisation of public space and the impact of ...


Teenager charged after murder bid at Aldi store in Edinburgh  BBC News

A 16-year-old boy suffered serious chest injuries when he was stabbed outside an Aldi store in Edinburgh.


Marketing Edinburgh boss quits two months after £300k public funding cut  The Scotsman

The figurehead of the body charged with selling Edinburgh to the rest of the world has quit - two months after its public funding was cut by a third.


Edinburgh hotel Apex Grassmarket envied across world for phenomenal views as Scotland’s capital offers jaw d  The Scottish Sun

Enjoy beautiful scenery from the magnificence of Princes Street Gardens and Holyroodhouse to the spectacular panoramas from atop Arthur's Seat or Calton ...


Scott Cummings urges Glasgow to be smart to win battle of the desperate with Edinburgh  The National

WHEN Edinburgh's players walzed back from Scotstoun with the 1872 Cup just before New Year, there must have been a double sense of panic back in…


Boy hit by police van during Edinburgh brawl appears in court  BBC News

The 16-year-old was charged with breach of the peace after the large-scale disturbance in Edinburgh.


Anger over Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh parking changes  BBC News

Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh staff claim their annual parking permits are being revoked due to a lack of parking space.


Bradley Welsh murder: Somali cocaine gang ‘linked’ to shooting in Edinburgh’s West End  The Scotsman

A CRACK cocaine gang battling for control of Edinburgh's drug market may have been involved in the shooting of Bradley Welsh, it is feared.


Boy hit by police van in Edinburgh youth brawl arrested  BBC News

A teenage boy who was hit by a police van during a mass brawl in the south of Edinburgh has been arrested. The 16-year-old, who police say did not need ...


Police arrest 29 people over Edinburgh climate change protest  The Scotsman

Police have confirmed 29 people were arrested during last night's climate change protest that shut down Edinburgh's North Bridge.


Speedway – Cook wins his own Testimonial  The Edinburgh Reporter

Glasgow Tigers won the Craig Cook Testimonial meeting. They scored 31 points with Cook best for the home side with 12 points. Edinburgh and Belle Vue both ...


Edinburgh is extending its widely loathed tram network  CityMetric

Edinburgh City Council has given the go-ahead for the extension of the city's tram line, despite the debacle the city experienced last time. At present the tram ...


T2 Trainspotting actor Bradley Welsh dies after shooting  BBC News

Police confirm that the death of Bradley Welsh in Edinburgh's west end is being treated as murder.


Edinburgh flat plunge victim used knotted sheets in desperate escape bid  Scottish Daily Record

Scott Allison fell to his death after climbing out a fourth-floor window of Cobbinshaw House when he found himself locked inside.


Pedestrian struck by vehicle on Edinburgh's Hanover Street  Edinburgh Live

The man was taken to hospital but his injuries are not thought to be serious.


Edinburgh's weather today – temperatures to be hotter than yesterday as mini heatwave continues  Edinburgh Live

Forecasters are predicting temperatures to reach 21 degrees later on this afternoon.


Edinburgh moves on from tram debacle with £207m extension  Financial Times

For Edinburgh, the £207m extension of the Scottish capital's single tram line is more than just a transport project, it is a shot at infrastructure redemption. The first ...


Teenager stabbed in murder bid outside Aldi in Edinburgh  BBC News

The 16-year-old is being treated in hospital following the attack on Gilmerton Road in Edinburgh.


Edinburgh veterans’ experience of Spanish Civil War revealed for first time  The Scotsman

First-hand testimony from two Scots veterans of the Spanish Civil War is to be made public for the first time as part of an exhibition celebrating the links between ...


Edinburgh concert hall needed to ‘balance city’s business and culture’  The Scotsman

Edinburgh's first new concert hall for 100 years is needed to help ensure a proper “balance” between business interests and culture in the city in future, the ...


Activists plan protests to highlight concerns over the 'exploitation' of Edinburgh  The Sunday Post

Campaigners are planning a series of demonstrations and events to protest at the “exploitation” of Edinburgh. A network of activists will join forces under the ...


Pink Moon 2019: When will it appear in Edinburgh skies tonight?  Edinburgh Live

We have had our fair share of spectacular astronomical events in the past few months - including the spring equinox - and Good Friday is to be marked with yet ...


Seven in hospital after Edinburgh park suspected gas leak  BBC News

The emergency services were called to Saughton Park in the south west of Edinburgh.


The deadly price of building Edinburgh's New Town  BBC News

Hulking blocks of carved sandstone dominate much of Edinburgh's world-famous New Town but few people who admire the city's beautiful buildings know the ...


Pro14: Edinburgh 7-29 Ulster - visitors clinch Conference B play-off spot  BBC Sport

Ulster secure a Pro14 play-off spot and deal Edinburgh's end of season aspirations a huge blow with a bonus-point win at Murrayfield.


Driver caught at twice the speed limit on Edinburgh road  BBC News

The motorist was clocked driving at 60mph on the A701 at Liberton Gardens on Saturday.


Edinburgh seven doctors to graduate after 150 years  BBC News

The University of Edinburgh is to "right a wrong" after the UK's first female medical students were refused the right to graduate.


Edinburgh’s armed cops lock down block of flats amid ‘planned operation’ with huge police presence on scene  The Scottish Sun

Officers stressed the operation at Duddingston Row is not related to the murder of Trainspotting T2 actor Bradley Welsh.


Thousands of Cadbury eggs hidden at National Trust for Scotland's locations  Edinburgh Live

Four locations in Edinburgh and the Lothians are taking part in the huge Easter egg hunt.


Richard Cockerill: Edinburgh coach does not 'expect to make top three'  BBC Sport

Head coach Richard Cockerill does not expect Edinburgh to make the Pro14 play-offs after losing to Ulster. Friday's 29-7 defeat leaves Cockerill's men a point ...


Highlander star Christopher Lambert heads to Edinburgh for Comic Con Scotland  Edinburgh Evening News

HIGHLANDER legend Christopher Lambert is to make his first ever Scottish convention appearance in Edinburgh this October.


Where to eat near Edinburgh Castle  Scotsman Whisky

From fine dining venues to casual eateries here are 10 of the best places to eat lunch or dinner within walking distance of Edinburgh Castle.


Edinburgh-founded spa specialist Pure extends reach with four new UK locations  The Scotsman

An Edinburgh-founded business that bills itself as one of the fastest-growing players in the UK's beauty and wellness sector has announced the opening of four ...


Here's the 10 dishes every vegan in Edinburgh should eat right now  Edinburgh Live

You asked, we created - presenting the ultimate vegan bucket list for Edinburgh.


Joanna Blythman's review of One Square in Edinburgh  The National

One Square doesn't answer its phone. Sitting here now in this joyless restaurant I realise that I should have taken that as a warning that the…


10 of the best beer gardens in Edinburgh for drinks in the sunshine  The Scotsman

Spring is here, and with Edinburgh set to enjoy temperatures in the 20s in the coming days, thoughts will be turning to where to find a great beer garden for a few ...


'This is weird' - Edinburgh reacts to Princess Diana store opening on Royal Mile  Edinburgh Live

We're pretty sure the target market for this shop is exclusively toursits.


Edinburgh church provides safe haven for rough sleepers  Premier

A Church of Scotland congregation in Edinburgh has converted one of its buildings into a shelter for rough sleepers.


Man jailed for raping two women in Edinburgh  BBC News

The 24-year-old subjected both women to sex ordeals at his home in Edinburgh in assaults committed three years apart.


The Fishmarket, Edinburgh: ‘Seafood cookery of the first order’ – restaurant review  The Guardian

This new place down on the docks comes highly recommended, the chefs are expert, the fish impeccably sourced. Only one thing is wrong, says Jay Rayner.


Police appeal for fans to behave at Edinburgh derby  BBC News

Fans have been urged to behave responsibly at the Hearts-Hibs match, following a series of high-profile disturbances.


BA flight lands in Edinburgh instead of Düsseldorf by mistake  BBC News

A British Airways flight destined for Düsseldorf in Germany has landed in Edinburgh by mistake, after the flight paperwork was submitted incorrectly.


Edinburgh climate change blockade LIVE: Updates from city centre protest  Edinburgh Evening News

Drivers in Edinburgh city centre could be facing major delays this afternoon because of a climate change protest on the city's North Bridge.


Woman charged after Edinburgh nightclub assault  BBC News

Officers have arrested and charged a 20-year-old woman after an assault at The Hive in Edinburgh.


Bradley Welsh murder: RECAP police press conference from Edinburgh's West End  The Scotsman

Police held a press conference at the scene of Bradley Welsh's murder in Edinburgh's West End.


Missing man's body found in Edinburgh loch  BBC News

The body of Robert Scoular is recovered from Lochend Loch in Edinburgh after a three-day search.


Edinburgh festival sets contemporary tone amid 'darker' political themes  The Guardian

This year's Edinburgh international festival will explore gender politics, racism, masculinity and homophobia in a response to political challenges around the ...


How do you eat yours? Edinburgh bar unveils creme-egg themed cocktail  Edinburgh Live

You ONLY have until Monday to try this limited edition Easter-inspired drink.


Edinburgh Airport passenger total soars by 15 per cent in bumper March  The Scotsman

Edinburgh Airport's growth accelerated last month when Scotland's busiest terminal handled nearly 15 per cent more passengers than a year ago, it announced ...


John Barclay column: Comebacks, calf raises and Edinburgh's ambition  BBC Sport

John Barclay's long and painful road back from injury is over. Now, he wants to help Edinburgh reach the Champions Cup semi-finals.


Edinburgh's Leith Street to close again to traffic  BBC News

The three-week closure of Leith Street is connected to work on a £1bn new shopping area.


Edinburgh agri-tech firm hopes to transform international farm research  Agriland.co.uk

An Edinburgh-based cow behaviour specialist has launched a new application which, for the first time, offers the agri-research market the ability to access, ...


Reaction as Ulster blow away Edinburgh 29-7 at Murrayfield in Pro14  BBC Sport

Listen to BBC Radio Scotland and follow live text commentary as Edinburgh host Ulster in a vital Pro14 contest.


Stolen car used to rip ATM from Virgin Money bank on Edinburgh's Castle Street  Edinburgh Live

The area outside the bank has been cordoned off by police following the suspected raid attempt.


Five of Edinburgh's top bakeries for sweet toothed foodies  Edinburgh Live

It's the weekend and you're either lying in bed with a raging hangover or feeling smug because you are *fresh*. Either way, there's nothing better on than tea and ...


Edinburgh restaurant launches deep-fried Easter Creme Eggs  The Sunday Post

An Edinburgh restaurant is rolling out an egg-stremely special deep-fried Cadbury's creme egg special to celebrate the Easter weekend. Bertie's Restaurant and ...


Appeal to recover ‘Tartan Barbie’ psychic doll stolen from Edinburgh tourist attraction  Edinburgh Evening News

A an appeal has been launched to help find a psychic doll after it was stolen from a top Edinburgh tourist attraction.


Edinburgh and Glasgow hit by new drift to the suburbs  HeraldScotland

OUR biggest cities are thriving, their populations booming thanks to mass net immigration, especially from England and Poland.


Man seriously hurt after pair attacked him on Edinburgh street  BBC News

Police are looking to speak to a taxi driver who stopped to intervene following the assault on Sunday.


Calls for free bus tickets for poorer kids in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Bus bosses should issue free school trip tickets to children living in poverty in the Capital, it was claimed yesterday.


Boom boom! Basil Brush takes adult-only show to Edinburgh Festival Fringe  Sky News

The puppet fox tells Sky News he wants to bring out the "inner child" in everyone who comes to see him in the Scottish capital.


Basil Brush fears Edinburgh bus strike chaos  The Scotsman

Basil Brush has expressed concerns about a looming bus strike in Edinburgh - after confirming he will be bringing a show to the Fringe.


Edinburgh Easter bank holiday weekend weather: Temperatures set to soar  Edinburgh Evening News

Temperatures have risen over the past few days, but will the weather over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend be sunny and warm or cold and grey?


Motorcyclist dies after crash on East Lothian coastal road  The Scotsman

A motorcyclist has died in East Lothian after a crash between a car and his bike along a coastal road.


Pro14: Scarlets 12-20 Edinburgh - Van der Walt's 15-point haul seals vital away win  BBC Sport

Edinburgh fly-half Jaco van der Walt inspired a second-half comeback against Scarlets with a 15-point haul to improve his team's hopes of a Pro14 play-off place ...


Edinburgh LIVE traffic and weather updates - Fire at Seafield Road  Edinburgh Live

Join us as we bring you all of the latest breaking news, up-to-the-minute traffic and sport from the capital.


Three people convicted of Stephen Grant murder at Edinburgh flat  BBC News

A woman and two men are facing life in prison after being convicted of murdering a man at a flat in Edinburgh. Ashleigh Wallace, 27, her brother Shaun Wallace, ...


Danny MacAskill: 'I'd rather be riding than resting'  BBC News

He is the Scottish stunt cyclist who landed on the world stage 10 years ago with a breakthrough video showing mind blowing tricks. Danny MacAskill was never ...


Police breakthrough in Edinburgh nightclub assault inquiry  BBC News

Officers follow a "positive line of inquiry" after releasing photos in an assault investigation.


Edinburgh man murdered partner in jealous rage  BBC News

Robert Douglas killed Marie Walker at their home in Edinburgh and then tried to kill himself.


Pro14 - FT: Scarlets 12-20 Edinburgh  BBC Sport

So, a belter of a night for Edinburgh, who win on the road for just the second time this season and stun a team packed with Wales Grand Slam-winners. Next up ...


Brazilian businessman's whisky collection to remain in Edinburgh  BBC News

The world's biggest private Scotch Whisky collection has more than 3000 bottles, one dating back to 1897.


21 phrases that will totally confuse anyone who isn't from Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Some people - rude, insolent people - sometimes claim that folk from Edinburgh are a bit two-faced, in that they'll say one thing but actually mean another.


Edinburgh Castle and Ben Nevis on new baby box design  BBC News

Illustrated by school pupils, the new print incorporates landmarks such as Ben Nevis and Edinburgh Castle.


Cyclists pushed into Union Canal in Edinburgh by youths  BBC News

Three men were targeted by a group of young people on the Union Canal path in Edinburgh.


Gleneagles Hotel objects to Edinburgh concert hall plans over noise concerns  The Scotsman

It is a planning dispute of the virtual age, with two as yet non-existent institutions at loggerheads over potential noise. The Gleneagles estate, which is ...


Munster team changes could impact on Glasgow and Edinburgh play-off hopes  The Scotsman

Munster have made 11 changes to their team to face Benetton tonight in a game which could have a big bearing on both Glasgow's and Edinburgh's Pro14 ...


"So disappointed" - repeated technical issues blight Matilda The Musical in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

People in Edinburgh have been taking to Twitter to complain about various technical problems that have caused holdups during performances of Matilda The ...


Pro14: Iain Henderson may return for Ulster's 'huge' Edinburgh contest  BBC Sport

Ulster could welcome back Iain Henderson for a Pro14 contest away to Edinburgh which coach Dan McFarland says is a "knockout game".


Laudamotion to launch Edinburgh to Vienna service  BBC News

Austrian airline Laudamotion is to launch a new direct *service* between Edinburgh and Vienna in the autumn. The airline, which operates as Lauda, will fly ...


Brave Edinburgh teen shares torment of anorexic battle after turning life around  Daily Record

Danielle King has regained her love of life and her confidence and now wants to help others struggling with the illness.


Edinburgh museum unveils shark installation made from discarded keyboards  Edinburgh Live

The exhibition looks to highlight the issue of electronic waste and the throwaway culture.


Brother of boxing champ shot dead at Edinburgh’s Marmion pub jailed again for drug dealing  Edinburgh Evening News

A brother of the former boxing champ killed in the Marmion pub shooting in Edinburgh has been jailed once again for drug dealing.


Downton Abbey’s creators to make next drama in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

A new TV drama by the makers of Downton Abbey set in high society London in the mid-19th century is to be filmed in Edinburgh's New Town this summer.


Two men escape jail after horror axe attack on busy Edinburgh street  The Scotsman

TWO men who assaulted a stranger in a horror axe attack in a busy Edinburgh street have escaped a jail sentence.


Claims Edinburgh’s silent disco groups are turning visitors into ‘complete idiots’  The Scotsman

Businesses and residents in Edinburgh's historic Old Town are campaigning for a clampdown on silent disco walking groups over claims they are turning ...


Scarlets 12-20 Edinburgh: 'Disgusting' first half irks Richard Cockerill  BBC Sport

Edinburgh delivered a "massive" second half after a "pretty disgusting" first 40 minutes in their vital comeback win over Scarlets, says head coach Richard ...


Minister welcomes European digital body setting up shop in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Scotland's digital credentials have been given a boost after a European organisation with a €100 million annual budget opened its first UK satellite office, ...


Edinburgh science festival charity bans fossil fuel sponsorship  The Guardian

The charity running the Edinburgh international science festival is to ban sponsorship from oil companies including Shell and Total after protests by climate ...


Edinburgh bar reveals incredible Easter cocktails just in time for the weekend  Edinburgh Live

Treat yourself to a lemon meringue cocktail at The Refinery on St Andrew Square.