Edinburgh Fringe female performers 'sexually harassed'  BBC News

Women report being groped and subjected to lewd comments while out promoting their shows.

Edinburgh tenement owners warned over climate change impact  BBC News

Property owners are being warned about the impact of climate change on traditional buildings in the capital in a new guide. Building Maintenance in a Changing ...

Taxi driver mounts pavement and hits pedestrian in Edinburgh crash  BBC News

Police believe the black cab driver had a "medical episode" before the crash in Edinburgh.

Charity collector Thomas Gilzean in hospital after fall onto Edinburgh tram tracks  BBC News

A 99-year-old war veteran who has raised more than £1m for charity is being treated in hospital after falling from his mobility scooter at an Edinburgh tram stop.

Edinburgh's Friday weather: mainly cloudy with a chance of a sunny evening  Edinburgh Live

Could this be the start of a warm and dry weekend?

Numerous reports of 'massive explosions' heard over Edinburgh during early hours  Edinburgh News

Numerous people have reported hearing three or four 'loud bangs' in Edinburgh during the early hours of Thursday morning. Reports of the 'massive ...

Pedestrian sought by police over Edinburgh bike crash  BBC News

The cyclist is being treated in hospital for head, rib and shoulder injuries following the Edinburgh crash.

Edinburgh Comedy awards 2019: surrealists, standups and sausage act vie for prize  The Guardian

London Hughes and Jessica Fostekew are among the comics on the shortlist of nine nominees, while Catherine Cohen is up for best newcomer.

Edinburgh to enjoy at least three 25c days in a row from the start of this weekend  Edinburgh News

It looks like Edinburgh is set to bask in more sunshine from the start of this weekend with at least three days in a row of temperatures reaching 25c. Met Office ...

Recap of live updates – 21-year-old in hospital after incident at Falkirk Grahamston station  Edinburgh Live

Falkirk Grahamston train station and the surrounding area were placed on lockdown for over three hours on 22 August.

Edinburgh LIVE traffic and weather updates - just 4 days of the Fringe left!  Edinburgh Live

Keep ahead of the curve as we bring you up-to-the-minute traffic and weather news from the capital.

Anti-Brexit rally MOCKED after low turnout in Edinburgh - ‘When are the rest arriving?’  Express

REMAINERS have been widely mocked after a planned People's Vote rally failed to attract a significant turnout in Edinburgh this afternoon.

Edinburgh Fringe funniest joke: Vegetable gag wins top prize  BBC News

A culinary pun from Swedish comedian Olaf Falafel takes the prize for top gag at the Edinburgh festival.

Flaring respite broken by Mossmorran chemical plant  BBC News

Neighbours of a chemical plant in Fife have said a hoped-for respite from light and noise pollution as Exxonmobil halted operations for a month has been broken ...

'Remain vigilant': police charge trio after busy Edinburgh Fringe area hit with pickpocketing  Edinburgh Live

Two men and one woman have appeared at Edinburgh Sheriff Court today.

Tech investors land in Edinburgh for Turing Fest  Edinburgh News

Tech investors from across Europe will land in Edinburgh next week seeking investment opportunities with “attractive” start-ups.

Opponents told to stop ‘turning a molehill into a mountain’ amid Edinburgh Council leadership squabble  The Scotsman

Opponents have been told to stop turning “a tiny molehill into a massive mountain” amid a squabble as to who is in charge of the city when the council leader ...

Hearts bolster squad with signing of US defender Maddy Brill-Edwards  Edinburgh News

Hearts Women have added American defender Maddy Brill-Edwards to their squad, with the 22-year-old in line to make her debut against Hibs on Sunday.

Court order sought to dig up 200 graves in Leith for Edinburgh Tram extension work  Edinburgh News

COUNCIL bosses will seek court permission next month to exhume up to 200 bodies from medieval graves in Leith as part of the controversial tram extension ...

21 of the most ridiculously Edinburgh things to ever happen in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

From signs telling us not to lick urinals to yoghurt-browsing Chewbaccas, Edinburgh really is a wonderfully weird place.

Nicola O'Hara found: Woman reported missing in Kirkcaldy is traced  Edinburgh Live

The 30-year-old was reported missing from the Seafield area of Kirkcaldy and fears were growing for her welfare.

In pictures: all the funniest things at the new Scottish Twitter visitor centre in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Twitter UK have opened up a pop-up celebrating the best of Scottish Twitter in Edinburgh, so we couldn't resist going and taking some photos of all the ...

M8 crash causing long rush-hour delays for commuters headed for Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Traffic is now queuing from Livingston on the busy motorway.

Passengers face extra six weekends of disruption to Edinburgh-London trains  The Scotsman

Passengers face up to another six weekends of major disruption to Edinburgh-London trains over the next two years, operator LNER has confirmed.

Edinburgh's weather on Thursday: The rain isn't done with us yet, more showers on the way  Edinburgh Live

It'll brighten up at the weekend, but there's more wet weather to endure first.

This is why Michael Jackson's face was projected onto Edinburgh's Castle Rock last night  Edinburgh Live

The projection showed the singer's face with the word 'innocent' over his mouth.

Key Hearts duo in the running to return for Celtic match  Edinburgh News

Key Hearts players Steven Naismith and John Souttar both have an outside chance of returning from injury for Sunday's Premiership trip to Celtic. The two ...

Junior Agogo, former Hibs and Ghana striker, dies at 40  The Scotsman

Former Hibs and Ghana striker Junior Agogo has died in London at the age of 40.

Scottish taxpayers footing £2.6m Airbnb tax bill in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

A Tax loophole means Airbnb and short-term let property owners are being publicly subsidised to the tune of at least £2.6 million in the Capital, the Evening ...

20 photos that make us want Woolworths to return to Edinburgh right now  The Scotsman

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CCTV appeal: Edinburgh police seek man after Southside attack  Edinburgh News

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak with in connection with the serious assault of a 47-year-old man in the city's Southside.

Olly Lee: Hearts manager Craig Levein gives update on midfielder’s future  Edinburgh News

Hearts manager Craig Levein is prepared to play Olly Lee if the midfielder fails to secure a move away from the club before the transfer deadline.

There's 'turmoil' at Edinburgh council - as no one can agree who's in charge  Edinburgh Live

The leader of the council is going on leave - and three different colleagues all think they're taking over.

Watch as thief steals bike from outside Edinburgh school  Edinburgh News

A BRAZEN bike thief has been filmed stealing a bike from outside a Capital school in broad daylight.

Leonardo high-flyer has an air of confidence after school struggles  Edinburgh News

A young apprentice who struggled at school and faced knockbacks from several companies is now thriving at aerospace engineering company Leonardo in ...

Top London pizza specialists Franco Manca officially open first venue in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

A top London pizza chain known for its expert use of sourdough has officially opened its first pizzeria in the Capital.

Highlights from day two of the Edinburgh TV Festival  The Irish News

Day two of the Edinburgh TV festival saw Bros' discussion of conkers named as the best on-screen moment, more strong words from Dorothy Byrne, and Hugh ...

Edinburgh Waverley "trespassers": LIVE updates as rail drama sparks rush-hour train disruption  Edinburgh Live

A number of services have been disrupted this morning during rush-hour amidst reports of trespassers on the railway line near Edinburgh Waverley.

Edinburgh passengers tell of nightmare journey during blackout  The Scotsman

Passengers journeying from Edinburgh have spoken of the "tense" atmosphere after being stuck on trains outside London for more than eight hours.

Edinburgh health and social care strategy revealed  Third Force News

Plans to revamp health and social care services in the capital have been revealed. The Edinburgh Integration Joint Board (EIJB), which oversees the delivery of ...

Controversial comic Frankie Boyle will be on full power in Edinburgh  Edinburgh News

IT'S been more than a decade since controversial funnyman Frankie Boyle took to the road to tour Scotland.

Spartans determined to be competitive during rebuild  Edinburgh News

Dougie Samuel acknowledges that Spartans are going through a transitional period – but that won't stop them striving for silverware this season.

Hibs Ladies set up Scottish Cup clash against Hearts  Edinburgh News

Hibs Ladies will meet Capital rivals Hearts on Sunday with a place in the SSE Scottish Cup quarter-finals up for grabs.

Missing Michael Pratt: concern grows for Kirkcaldy man  Edinburgh Live

The 45-year-old was last seen in the early hours of this morning.

Edinburgh bands together to send get well soon message to injured fundraising hero Tom Gilzean  Edinburgh News

Scores of concerned citizens have signed a Get Well Soon card for legendary Edinburgh fundraiser Tom Gilzean after his freak accident at a city tram stop.

What you’ll hear and the best vantage points for watching Edinburgh’s Fireworks spectacular  Edinburgh News

THE night skies will burst with colour on Monday 26 August as the annual Edinburgh International Festival Fireworks Concert and Display bring the curtain down ...

Farewell messages on Edinburgh’s Sick Kids Hospital walls painted over as move indefinitely postponed  Edinburgh News

IT was just two months ago that young patients were encouraged to graffiti farewell messages on the walls of the building which has treated thousands of ...

Edinburgh holidaymakers heading to Egyptian resort warned about E. coli outbreak  Edinburgh Live

Anyone jetting off to the Hurghada area is urged to be aware of the massive outbreak.

The search is on for Edinburgh's 'pet hero of the year' - here's how to nominate  Edinburgh Live

You could win a wi-fi camera that lets you watch your pets at home when you're out.

The multi-millionaires who are profiting from Edinburgh's short-term lets bonanza  Edinburgh News

A Monaco-based millionaire, an English aristocrat and an Australian investment fund are among the major players making money from Edinburgh's short-term ...

Inside the once-mighty Longannet Power Station  BBC News

A number of huge diggers very slowly dismantle the huge coal-fired Longannet Power Station in Fife.

Amplified busking crackdown demanded to protect Edinburgh residents from noise  Edinburgh News

Liberal Democrats are calling for a crackdown on amplified entertainment in the city centre to prevent residents from being treated like “exhibits in a goldfish ...

Hibs rocked by yet another injury blow  Edinburgh News

Hibs have revealed that central defender Darren McGregor will be out of action for several weeks after suffering an abdominal injury during the club's Betfred ...

Scotrail driver strike to hit tomorrow, potentially causing delays in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

The union say the strike will cause significant delays and cancellations in Edinburgh, however Scotrail say that's unlikely.

Police deal with assault in Musselburgh  Edinburgh News

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The funniest Scottish tweet of all time has just been revealed in Edinburgh - and it's a cracker  Edinburgh Live

A panel of comedians chose the top tweet from a shortlist of eight, and we think they definitely made the right decision.

Watch as freak heavy downpour and hail batters Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Edinburgh has been hit by a freak heavy downpour and hail on the second day of weather warnings for the Capital.

Louis Hubbard: Fife teen who vanished while walking his dog 'safe and well'  Edinburgh Live

Police launched an urgent appeal after a Fife teenager vanished while walking his dog. Louis Hubbard was reported missing last night after he failed to return ...

Man arrested in Edinburgh following 'suspicious activity' in Chesser  Edinburgh News

A man has been arrested and charged following reports of loitering around properties in the Chesser area.

Nando's have released a clothing line for their most dedicated PERi-PERi fans  Edinburgh Live

We all know someone that's obsessed with Nando's... and now they can get the official Nando's merch to match.

Legendary fundraiser Tom Gilzean understood to have been hurt in fall at York Place tram stop  Edinburgh Live

Medics rushed to the aid of the 99-year-old at around 10am this morning.

Thousands of well-wishers send Edinburgh fundraising hero Tom Gilzean 'get well soon' messages after tram track fall  The Scotsman

Messages of goodwill have flooding in for legendary Edinburgh fundraiser Tom Gilzean after he was involved in a freak accident at a city tram stop.

Two in hospital after kitchen blaze in Edinburgh flat  The Scotsman

Two people were taken to hospital after suffering from smoke inhalation following a kitchen fire in an Edinburgh flat last night.

The worst rated firm for customer service, revealed  Edinburgh News

Ryanair has been rated the worst firm for customer *service* out of 100 popular British brands - with consumers citing unhelpful staff and miserable complaints ...

Dean Ballantyne: It’s time to take Dunbar United seriously  Edinburgh News

Even he is surprised by their sharp rise, but Dunbar United striker Dean Ballantyne believes manager Geoff Jones' grand-plan is bearing fruit and it's time they ...

Your nan's sofa and "Saint" Lewis Capaldi: all the funniest things at the Scottish Twitter visitor centre  Edinburgh Live

The new 'visitor centre' in Edinburgh has been installed by Twitter UK to highlight just how funny Scottish people are.

Edinburgh bus evacuated after reports of passenger taking unwell  The Scotsman

An Edinburgh bus has been evacuated after reports of a passenger taking unwell.

Watch as police try to seize Edinburgh festival busker's kit in crackdown  Edinburgh News

FOOTAGE has emerged of police threatening to seize a musician's kit as the Capital gets tough with festival buskers.

Broughton Road in Edinburgh closed due to 'carriageway subsidence'  Edinburgh News

A major Edinburgh road has been closed this morning due to 'carriageway subsidence'.

Christopher Biggins at Edinburgh Fringe: Join the TV personality for his late-lunch chat shows  Edinburgh Live

The actor and presenter will entertain audiences for four days at the Pleasance Dome – starting on Thursday.

Fringe performers can get FREE massage at this Edinburgh spa at the weekend  Edinburgh Live

Performers will have to act fast because you need to book in by 5pm today.

Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019 shortlist revealed - and it is one of the most diverse yet  Edinburgh Live

The categories are for Best Newcomer and Best Comedy Show - and are the biggest prizes in live comedy.

Basel to watch Hibs striker Florian Kamberi for second time as they weigh up move  Edinburgh News

Basel will watch Hibs striker Florian Kamberi for a second time this afternoon as they weigh up a move for the Swiss.

Edinburgh residents wanted for singing dating show  Edinburgh News

Dating in the modern world can be a minefield - with so much of it happening online through various apps. Some people would love nothing more to meet ...

Man dies after falling from window in central Edinburgh  The Scotsman

A 51-year-old man has died after he fell from a window in Edinburgh on Sunday, police have confirmed.

Edinburgh City striker Blair Henderson’s next goal is to join the 100 club  Edinburgh News

Blair Henderson admits he is unlikely to eclipse last season's remarkable haul of 38 goals this term, but the Edinburgh City striker aims to bring up his career ...

New taxi rank plan for Edinburgh Waverley station branded 'absolutely crazy'  Edinburgh News

PROPOSALS to shift a train station taxi rank across a road and further away from a busy entrance have been labelled “absolutely crazy” amid fears disabled ...

Slipknot announce UK tour with Scottish date  The Scotsman

US rockers Slipknot have announced UK tour dates for 2020.

Edinburgh Council delays decision on stripping religious leaders of 'completely outdated' voting rights  Edinburgh News

COUNCILLORS will consult with faith leaders before deciding whether to strip “completely outdated and undemocratic” voting rights for unelected religious ...

Edinburgh's disabled children being 'segregated' in mainstream schools due to lack of support  Edinburgh News

Disabled children channelled towards mainstream schools are being left isolated and segregated because there is not enough support, an Evening News ...

Runaway Fife prisoner found at property around 15 miles from where he absconded  Edinburgh Live

A runaway prisoner who escaped security staff at a police station in Fife was found yesterday (Tuesday) around 15 miles from where he absconded.

Edinburgh’s tourism boom is simply not sustainable – Claire Miller  Edinburgh News

Edinburgh has never been so popular, with overseas visitor numbers increasing by 50 per cent in the last six years.

Hibs fans successful in bid to bring Lawrie Reilly's medals back to Easter Road  Edinburgh News

HIBS fans have been successful in their bid to bring club legend Lawrie Reilly's league winning medals back to Easter Road - despite the collection selling for ...

Climate protesters to hold 'disruptive' march down Princes Street  Edinburgh Live

"The disruption that will be caused by this is quite huge and there will be public safety issues"

Edinburgh Uber user furious after being charged £26 for a one-mile journey during the Fringe  Edinburgh Live

Actor Amanda Bailey says she was charged an "extortionate" amount for the journey, which was subject to surge pricing.

Edinburgh's weather on Wednesday: Bring an umbrella as a long spell of rain is on the way  Edinburgh Live

Wednesday is definitely shaping up to be an umbrella day, as a prolonged spell of rain is going to hit the capital in the afternoon and into the evening.

Summer is back! Edinburgh to bask in sunshine this weekend with temperatures to top 22C  Edinburgh Live

Forecasters are predicting a couple of days fit for a beer garden visit on Saturday and Sunday.

Edinburgh restaurant offers exclusive local discount throughout Fringe  Edinburgh News

A local restaurant are giving back to Edinburgh residents throughout the Fringe Festival by offering them an exclusive discount throughout August.

Gangs of youths in mass brawl on Portobello beach  Edinburgh News

A MASS brawl erupted on Porty beach this afternoon in front of shocked families.

Reaction from Easter Road: Morton expose home team’s fragility  Edinburgh News

Probably the best that could be said for Hibs was that they achieved what they had set out to do – make the last eight of the Betfred Cup.

Plans for ferries to run from Fife to Holland in 'advanced stage'  The Scotsman

Plans for a new ferry *service* to the Netherlands from the Firth of Forth are “quite far along”, according to the head of the company proposing the new route.

Aldi is launching a cruelty-free spider catcher so you can remove them safely  Edinburgh Live

We hate to break it to you but spider season has joined us in Scotland early this year. You can thank the wet, humid weather we've been experiencing recently ...

'Alien intrusion' flats refused permission by Edinburgh Council  Edinburgh News

COUNCILLORS have rejected a bid to build 20 flats in Murrayfield after being labelled “an alien intrusion” for neighbours.

Euphorbia: everything you need to know about the poisonous plant that’s probably growing in your garden  Edinburgh News

Gardening is a beloved pastime for many people across the UK, especially when weather permits.

Breathtaking images of early morning lightning over Edinburgh show full scale of storm  The Scotsman

Many Edinburgh residents will have been woken up this morning to the sound of crashing thunder and the flashes of bright lightning.

Fascinating Edinburgh Fringe leaflet from the 60s shows how much the festival has changed  Edinburgh Live

Charity shops are a great place to find quirky trinkets and bargain buys - but one thrifty shopper hit the jackpot when he came across some fascinating leaflets ...

Woman left fuming after partner denied entry to Edinburgh bar for wearing 'joggies'  Hull Daily Mail

Amber Paxton, 20, and her partner Alyshia Walker, 21 waited in the rain for 20 minutes - only to be told they weren't getting in.

Family pays tribute to man killed outside social club  BBC News

Andrew McCarron, 49, was described as a "loving family man" after he died in a disturbance in Edinburgh.

Music review: Courteeners, Edinburgh Summer Sessions  Edinburgh News

After James a few nights ago, another Manchester act, Courteeners, graced the gardens on the penultimate night of the Summer Sessions on Friday.

Manhunt after alleged rape of teen boy at popular Edinburgh caravan park  The Scotsman

DETECTIVES have launched a manhunt after the alleged serious sexual assault of a 16-year-old boy at a popular camping and caravan park.