Edinburgh Waverley: Station expansion plans to be revealed  BBC News

Up to 30 years of work may be needed to let Edinburgh Waverley cope with increasing passenger numbers.


Grayson Perry makes Scottish debut at art festival  BBC News

Artist Grayson Perry will bring his first major solo exhibition to Scotland as part of the Edinburgh Art Festival. The former Turner Prize winner's exhibition Julie ...


There’s one massive Edinburgh issue we all agree on – Iain Whyte  The Scotsman

Joined-up thinking, working with partners and training more construction professionals would help solve our housing crisis, writes Iain Whyte. We must end ...


Edinburgh police cordon off Ferry Road after reported ‘stabbing’  Edinburgh Evening News

Police have cordoned off part of Ferry Road this evening following reports that a person was stabbed.


Edinburgh MSP gets panic alarm: ‘Cybernats won’t stop me’  The Scotsman

EDINBURGH Western Liberal Democrat MSP Alex Cole-Hamilton has vowed he will not be scared into silence by cybernats after revealing he and his staff have ...


Deaths linked to heart surgery infections at Edinburgh hospital  BBC News

A number of patients have died from a fungal infection thought to have been picked up during surgery at an Edinburgh hospital.


16 things everyone misses when they move from Edinburgh to London  Edinburgh Live

Sure, London has green spaces, but not like Holyrood Park - a wilderness right at the heart of Edinburgh that you can walk to and enjoy views of the city and the ...


Edinburgh LIVE traffic and weather updates - traffic building at Newbridge  Edinburgh Live

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


Campaign against Edinburgh’s over-tourism just got a massive boost – Helen Martin  The Scotsman

OF all the people we hoped would campaign against Edinburgh's over-tourism, we never expected Pete Irvine, the king of Hogmanay in the Capital, to lead the ...


Four-hour Edinburgh-London train journeys delayed until 2021  The Scotsman

Speeding up Edinburgh-London rail journeys to four hours has been delayed because upgrading of the East Coast main line has not been completed.


‘Pasta like cat food’: Edinburgh Airport lounge ranked worst in Scotland  The Scotsman

A passenger lounge at Edinburgh Airport has been ranked the second worst out of 21 pay-as-you-go facilities in the UK.


Here are 20 Edinburgh postcode areas ranked by the fewest to highest number of noise complaints  The Scotsman

Barking dogs, the Royal Military Tattoo and even the chimes of an ice cream van were among 1160 noise complaints made to the City of Edinburgh Council in ...


How you can help Edinburgh's annual toad migration  Edinburgh Live

More than a thousand of the amphibious creatures are waking from hibernation.


Revealed: World’s End killer Angus Sinclair’s cause of death  The Scotsman

THE cause of death of World's End Murderer Angus Sinclair has been revealed.


Leader comment: Better late than never for ScotRail  Edinburgh Evening News

ScotRail has promised to invest around £18 million to help deliver “significant improvements” to its *service* - well it couldn't get much worse.


Damaged gas pipe leads to leak in Edinburgh street  Edinburgh Evening News

Engineers have been called to a gas leak on Merchiston Crescent.


Edinburgh Yarn Festival 2019: vendors, tickets and opening times  Edinburgh Evening News

Craft fans can dig out their knitting needles as the Edinburgh Yarn Festival makes its return to the city this weekend, with a host of vendors in tow for 2019.


SDL march - Hundreds protest far-right group's demonstration in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Those protesting the SDL said 'there are many, many more of us than you'


VIDEO: Disgusted parents slam council as rats ‘run wild’ at Edinburgh school  The Scotsman

DISGUSTED parents have blasted local authority health chiefs over a persistent rat problem at a Capital school.


Edinburgh far-right demo sparks outrage after Christchurch terror  Edinburgh Evening News

FAR-right extremists have been condemned for demonstrating in the Capital just over a week on from the Christchurch terror attacks.


John Leslie ‘renting out plush Morningside cottage for £350 a night’  Edinburgh Evening News

John Leslie has been renting out his Morningside flat for up to £350 a night, it has been reported.


Woman arrested following Edinburgh high-rise fire  Edinburgh Evening News

Firefighters, police and the ambulance *service* all attended the blaze at Marytree House in Craigour Green, Moredun, at about 2:40am. Four people were treated ...


How Edinburgh invented the science festival in 1989  Edinburgh Live

The Scottish capital came up with a celebration of science in order to one-up Glasgow.


Woman subjected to ‘prolonged and repeated’ sexual assault on Edinburgh-Stirling train  The Scotsman

A woman was subjected to a 'prolonged and repeated' sexual assault on a train between Edinburgh and Stirling.


Edinburgh’s Gylemuir care home to close as part of £2m cost saving plans  Edinburgh Evening News

A care home is set to be shut as part of a financial rescue package for health services in the Capital – which still leaves a gap of £12m of cuts to be found.


Coronation Street Chesney star Sam Aston celebrates Edinburgh stag do with co-stars  Manchester Evening News

The actor, who plays Chesney Brown in the ITV soap, was joined in Edinburgh by Corrie co-stars Alan Halsall, Andrew Whyment and Colson J Smith and they ...


My one-in-a-million daughter is a 'human timebomb'  BBC News

An Edinburgh mother has described her 18-month-old daughter as a "human timebomb" after being diagnosed with a one-in-a-million condition. Anya Behl is ...


Pro14: Edinburgh 28-11 Leinster - hosts earn bonus-point win to keep play-off hopes alive  BBC Sport

Edinburgh overcame defending champions and Conference B leaders Leinster to claim a bonus-point win which keeps their Pro14 play-off hopes alive.


Hibs boss explains goalkeeper Adam Bogdan’s prolonged absence from first-team squad  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs boss Paul Heckingbottom has revealed the reasons behind goalkeeper Adam Bogdan's prolonged absence from first-team action. The Hungarian ...


Hibs manager reveals hopes for Thomas Agyepong and gives David Gray fitness update  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs boss Paul Heckingbottom has admitted he shares the frustration of Thomas Agyepong as the on-loan Manchester City winger battles to end his four-month ...


New trains to allow Edinburgh to London for £25  The Scotsman

The impending battle for passengers between Edinburgh and London stepped up a gear today with the unveiling of a new fleet with the promise of £25 fares.


Hibs kid Yrick Gallantes wins Philippines call-up  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs kid Yrick Gallantes has been handed a shock international call-up by the Philippines before even making his first team debut at Easter Road.


'Suspicious item' found near mosque in Edinburgh  BBC News

A controlled explosion was carried out on the item and it was later found not to pose any risk.


Leader comment: It’s time to call out the Twitter trolls  Edinburgh Evening News

EVERY politician will expect a fair amount of criticism to be directed their way. It goes with the job.


Urgent search after schoolgirl, 14, reported missing in Fife  Edinburgh Live

Georgia Bonnett was last seen at Adam Smith College in Kirkcaldy.


We Will Rock You the musical is coming to Edinburgh's Playhouse  Edinburgh Live

Ben Elton's hit show featuring the best of Queen is coming to the capital.


Nominate your favourite Edinburgh Restaurant now  Edinburgh Evening News

The countdown is on and competition is heating up as voters have only three weeks left to nominate the best restaurants in Edinburgh for a chance to take home ...


Revealed: Winner of Evening News Chinese Restaurant of the Year  Edinburgh Evening News

Holding aloft the gold standard in buffet brilliance is China Red which has been crowned Chinese Restaurant of the Year 2019 by Evening News readers for the ...


Man filmed his rape of another man in Inverness  BBC News

A man had footage of himself raping another man in Inverness, the High Court in Edinburgh has heard. Hairdresser Joshua Hunter, 24, carried out the sexual ...


Surgeries cancelled after infection found at Edinburgh hospital  BBC News

Several surgeries have been postponed at an Edinburgh hospital following the discovery of a bacterial infection. NHS Lothian said a small number of patients at ...


Edinburgh cyclist killed after collision with lorry named  Edinburgh Evening News

A cyclist who died following a collision with a lorry in Portobello has been named as 40-year-old Stuart Elliot.


Rangers striker Jermain Defoe watches nephew make his debut for Whitehill Welfare  Edinburgh Evening News

WHITEHILL WELFARE were left on the brink of relegation after suffering a gut-wrenching 2-1 defeat against Gretna 2008 to prolong their lengthy four-year run ...


Kirkliston residents issued asbestos warning as blaze destroys sports pavilion  The Scotsman

A public safety warning over deadly asbestos fumes was issued to residents in the Kirkliston area last night after a local sports pavilion went up in flames.


Edinburgh Indian restaurant facing £80,000 fine after illegal workers found  The Scotsman

A top city restaurant could be fined £80000 after an immigration raid found four illegal workers.


Northern Lights visible in Edinburgh tomorrow night with a solar storm on the way  Edinburgh Live

There's a good chance you'll be able to enjoy the spectacular sight over the capital this weekend.


Driver caught ‘nearly eight times’ over legal alochol limit after Queensferry Road crash  Edinburgh Evening News

A driver was caught at nearly eight times the legal alcohol limit following a three-car crash on Queensferry Road, police have said.


Virtual reality lets Edinburgh hospice patients 'travel across the world'  Edinburgh Live

For patients at the end of their lives' it can be an amazing experience.


Donations pour in for family of tragic Portobello cyclist  Edinburgh Evening News

A CROWDFUNDING campaign aimed at supporting the pregnant partner of a cyclist tragically killed in Portobello has reached over half of its target in just two ...


Hibs tickets for next Edinburgh derby with Hearts sell out  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs have sold out their allocation for the next Edinburgh derby against Hearts, with 3600 Hibees set to cheer on their team at Tynecastle.


Edinburgh Fringe whistleblower says working conditions are better in Cambodia  Edinburgh Live

Shira Kaliski, 25, says she suffered 'slave' wages at an Edinburgh venue.


13 players who could leave Hibs this summer  Edinburgh Evening News

As many as 13 players could leave the Hibs first-team squad this summer.


Man who groomed and raped girls in Edinburgh jailed  BBC News

A serial sex offender who groomed and abused girls as young as 12 after contacting them on social media has been jailed. Gavin Scoular, 24, was given a ...


Hibs’ Yrick Gallantes Philippines call-up came from Steve Marsella’s homework  Edinburgh Evening News

Four years ago, Yrick Gallantes was playing for his local boys club in Newcraighall, today the Hibs teenager is taking the first steps towards international football, ...


First ever Scottish Fairy Festival coming to East Lothian  Edinburgh Live

Unicorn rides, winged alpacas and potion making classes - it's a magical wonderland.


Smokers' carriages, worn roads and nightclub entry - Lothian Buses 100 years ago  Edinburgh Live

It's the 100th year that the bus company have been serving Edinburgh.


Edinburgh LIVE traffic and weather updates - Long queues both ways on Queensferry Road near Maybury  Edinburgh Live

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


'Suspect package' evacuations in Edinburgh and Dumfries  BBC News

Police have carried out evacuations in Edinburgh and Dumfries over two reports of suspicious packages. The Halifax building on Princes Street, as well as ...


Hearts sell Scottish Cup semi-final tickets in their thousands  Edinburgh Evening News

Hearts have sold almost 7000 tickets on the first day of sales for the Scottish Cup semi-final against Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Hampden Park.


Man who raped two women in Glenrothes jailed for seven years  BBC News

A man who carried out sex attacks on two women in Fife has been jailed for seven years. Paul McMillan subjected both of his victims to ordeals of sexual assault ...


‘We want more pedestrianised streets,’ says Edinburgh public  Edinburgh Evening News

ALMOST six out of ten people are against moves to reduce the number of buses going through the city centre - but nearly as many are in favour of more ...


French tax firm launches new UK R&D arm in Edinburgh under Jumpstart boss  Insider.co.uk

Scott Henderson takes reins at ABGI-UK after parent company takeover.


Prince Philip FLOP: How the Duke of Edinburgh never got behind THIS British tradition  Express

PRINCE PHILIP has been an official member of the British Royal Family since he married Queen Elizabeth II in 1947. But there's one British tradition the Duke of ...


Anti-fascist protesters take to Edinburgh streets against Scottish Defence League  Edinburgh Evening News

Demonstrators are to take to the streets of Edinburgh on Saturday in a counter protest against the Scottish Defence League (SDL).


Edinburgh City boss disappointed not to beat leaders Peterhead as bumper crowd watches draw  Edinburgh Evening News

The destination of this season's Ladbrokes League Two title is still no clearer after Edinburgh City and Peterhead played out a disappointing goalless draw in ...


Man in court charged with attempted murder of actor Tam Dean Burn  BBC News

Outlander and River City star Tam Dean Burn was stabbed outside the Scottish Poetry Library in Edinburgh.


More than £35 million to be spent improving council homes across Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

A total of 600 properties will benefit from new kitchens and bathrooms.


Man charged over sex assaults in Edinburgh's Little France  BBC News

Two women were attacked in separate incidents in the Little France area of Edinburgh last week.


Gary Mackay: Hearts must use international break to regroup  Edinburgh Evening News

International breaks sometimes come at a good time and sometimes come at a bad time. I would have to say that this one has come at a really good time for ...


Edinburgh's weekend weather – plenty of sun but also some showers forecast  Edinburgh Live

Saturday looks promising before things probably take a turn for the worse on Sunday.


The best and worst performing secondary schools in Edinburgh ranked by Highers results  Edinburgh Evening News

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Polish war veteran and friend of Wojtek the bear shares his incredible life story  The Scotsman

When Polish veteran Ludwik Jaszczur paid his respects to his wartime comrade Jozef Urbanski's widow Zofia Urbanska at his funeral 40 years ago, little did he ...


Friday's Guinness PRO14 wrap: Cardiff Blues, Connacht and Edinburgh win  SkySports

Cardiff Blues, Connacht and Edinburgh all secured victories in Round 18 of the Guinness PRO14 on Friday night.


Wealth manager Julius Baer hires former UBS man Colin Aitken to Edinburgh office  Insider.co.uk

Julius Baer International, the Swiss wealth management group, has appointed a new relationship manager in Edinburgh to grow its regional footprint, ...


Neurological care plan not a one size fits all – Pamela Mackenzie  Edinburgh Evening News

Now that we are in the waiting period between the end of the consultation and the final version being launched, it's important no-one loses sight of the goal for ...


Former East Lothian undertaker jailed for rape  The Scotsman

A former East Lothian undertaker who raped three women during a lengthy campaign of terror has been jailed for 12 years.


Wester Hailes Education Centre was just named the 'worst school in Edinburgh' - here's why it's not true  Edinburgh Live

Edinburgh city council have hit back at yesterday's damning league tables published by The Times.


Hotel and hospitality school plan for £300m Haymarket gap site  The Scotsman

Edinburgh International Conference Centre is in talks with the owners of one of the Capital's biggest gap sites to set up a hotel and hospitality school as part of ...


'One of worst' ever speeding incidents in Edinburgh detected by police this week  Edinburgh Live

A motorist was caught doing three times the limit on a built up road in the Muirhouse area.


Edinburgh homeless facing ‘terrible’ 18-month wait due to housing shortage  Edinburgh Evening News

Homeless people in Edinburgh are being forced to stay in B&B accommodation for up to 18 months due to a lack of social housing, the Evening News can ...


D-Day for Edinburgh’s Mayfield Road student flats plans  Edinburgh Evening News

CITY councillors have been asked to rubber-stamp plans to flatten a row of terraced houses to make way for 148 student flats – with only bicycle parking ...


Hibs’ Gael Bigirimana helps Burundi make history – and breaks Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s heart  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs midfielder Gael Bigirimana helped Burundi reach the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in their history with a 1-1 draw at home to Gabon.


Calls for statue to honour Edinburgh philosopher Mary Shepherd  Edinburgh Evening News

A campaign to erect a statue of Scotland's most famous female philosopher has been launched by an Edinburgh University Student.


WATCH: Edinburgh-based ‘Ducati whisperer’ collaborates with Smokehead whisky  Edinburgh Evening News

Brooklyn biking sensation has parked up in Edinburgh and has taken on a challenge to create a bold customised motorbike in partnership with single malt ...


Arthur’s Seat Fire: Firefighters continue to tackle the blaze  The Scotsman

Crews were in attendance overnight and continue to tackle “hot spots” at the site. READ MORE: *Fresh* hope of justice for Kirsty Maxwell's family over fatal ...


Local Hero review: Script laced with sharp comedy seldom falters  Edinburgh Evening News

Bill Forsyth's Local Hero has achieved cult status since its release in 1983, so the world premier of the stage adaptation, a musical no less, was always going to ...


The benefits of baby massages – Hayley Matthews  Edinburgh Evening News

When chatting over a year ago to mum-of-two Kathryn Lawrence, on giving up her full-time job to concentrate on life as a Daisy Birthing antenatal teacher, I'd ...


Hearts close to signing Livingston captain Craig Halkett  Edinburgh Evening News

Livingston captain Craig Halkett is poised to join Hearts on a pre-contract agreement after deciding his future lies in Edinburgh.


Stephane Omeonga: Playing for Paul Heckingbottom’s Hibs is a pleasure  Edinburgh Evening News

Stephane Omeonga believes the hard work being put in behind the scenes by Paul Heckingbottom's players is being reflected in the Easter Road side's results.


Arthur's Seat fire: firefighters tackle huge blaze on Salisbury Crags in Edinburgh  Evening Standard

Firefighters are battling a large gorse fire on Arthur's Seat in Edinburgh. Around 800 square metres of gorse is ablaze on the Salisbury Crags. Two fire engines ...


Edinburgh Labour leader still defiant over parking levy  Edinburgh Evening News

CITY Labour group leader Cammy Day has sounded a defiant note over his support for a Workplace Parking Levy after the party's Scottish conference voted ...


People still shout catchphrases from viral clip at Scottish mum 6 years on  The Scotsman

AN Edinburgh mum who became famous across the internet after expletive-laden footage showing her telling off her children went viral continues to have ...


Detectives name man found dead in flat after disturbance  BBC News

Three teenagers have been charged in connection with the death of Alasdair Forsyth, 67, in Prestonfield.


Hibernian Women and Spartans aim for SWPL Cup semi-finals  Edinburgh Evening News

Hibs Ladies continue their fourth defence of the SWPL Cup tomorrow when they visit Scottish Building Society SWPL 1 rivals Stirling University.


Edinburgh’s Princes Street ‘suspicious package’ alert RECAP  Edinburgh Evening News

Shops in Edinburgh's Princes Street were evacuated this afternoon following reports of a 'suspicious package'.


Edinburgh locals flood to sign petition to stop Brexit and revoke Article 50  Edinburgh Live

A petition to remain in the EU and for the government to revoke Article 50 has almost reached over a million signatures, crashing frequently due to the amount of ...


Kirsty Maxwell: 'Fresh hope' for balcony fall woman's family  BBC News

The family of a Scottish woman who fell from a 10th-floor balcony in Spain have spoken of their *fresh* hope of finding out what led to her death. Kirsty Maxwell, 27 ...


Amazon delivers boost to maths fan Caitlin’s ambitions  Edinburgh Evening News

A love of numbers has added up to a University of Edinburgh student securing a prestigious bursary from online retail giant Amazon.


Redford Barracks planned closure date deferred  Edinburgh Evening News

A HISTORIC Capital military base earmarked for closure as part of a plan to reduce Scotland's defence estate has been given a reprieve after ministers ...


Police launch fresh appeal for missing man who may be in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Police have appealed to the public to help trace a missing man who may be in Edinburgh.


Edinburgh Restaurant Le Roi Fou celebrates Goût de France  Edinburgh Evening News

The award-winning Le Roi Fou celebrates the French gastronomy festival, Goût de France (Good France) with a one-off dinner, inspired by owner, Jérôme ...