Edinburgh enjoys property market boost in last quarter  BBC News

The property market in and around Edinburgh was given a boost in the last quarter of 2018 by more homes coming on to the market. The capital has seen prices ...


How can you travel between Edinburgh and Glasgow? Let me count the ways  CityMetric

How many train lines link Edinburgh and Glasgow? Go on, guess. Two? Three? Surely not four? No, our two biggest cities in Scotland, separated by just 67 ...


Arrogant Edinburgh student howls as he is jailed for sex attack  Express

Felix Beck, 22, slumped to his knees, howled and banged his fists on the dock at the High Court in Aberdeen after Lord Uist jailed him for three years.


European Champions Cup: Edinburgh v Montpellier (Fri)  BBC Sport

Edinburgh go with an unchanged line-up against Montpellier at Murrayfield as they aim to land a home quarter final in the Champions Cup.


Police probe Müller dairy van link to body found on Edinburgh bypass  The Scotsman

Police investigating the death of a man whose body was found on the central reservation of the Edinburgh City Bypass are probing whether he was hit by a dairy ...


Duke of Edinburgh car crash road already under safety review  ITV News

Safety concerns had been raised over a stretch of road where the Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a car crash. The local council is due to consider plans for ...


Residents evacuated after 'potentially hazardous items' found in flat  BBC News

Residents were allowed to return to their homes in Colonsay Place, Edinburgh, after specialists established the items posed no risk.


Edinburgh: 10 coolest things to do  British GQ

Things to do in Edinburgh: From BP Portrait Award 2018 at Scottish National Portrait Gallery to a nostalgia trip to Trainspotting at Arthur's Seat.


Cockerill calls on Edinburgh to support their improving team in crunch European clash  The Courier

The “quieter” fans of Edinburgh are stirring, and Richard Cockerill doesn't want his team to let them down with their big chance for a home Heineken Champions' ...


Appeal after stray dog found in Edinburgh with blade embedded in his neck  Sky News

The Johnston Bull Terrier is in a stable condition after he was found bleeding heavily from his head in Edinburgh.


Bid to shave £9m from Edinburgh’s care budget was ‘too optimistic’  Edinburgh Evening News

Promises to cut £9m from Edinburgh's health and social care services this financial year were “too optimistic” as the authority draws up plans to remove £47m ...


Much-loved independent bookshop Toppings to open in Edinburgh in 2019  Edinburgh Evening News

Much-loved independent bookshop Toppings is finally coming to Edinburgh complete with rolling library ladders and space for over 70000 books.


Edinburgh news LIVE: Milk van link to Bypass body riddle | Capital charity shopped ransacked by thieves | Traffic and travel  Edinburgh Evening News

Welcome to the Edinburgh Evening News live blog providing the latest news, travel and weather updates as well as ongoing reaction to the biggest stories in the ...


Scene after Duke of Edinburgh car crash  BBC News

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip is unhurt after his car was involved in a road collision this afternoon.


Police appeal for Edinburgh 'handbag snatch' victim to come forward  Edinburgh Evening News

Police are appealing for the victim of an attempted robbery in a subway in the west of Edinburgh to come forward.


IN PICTURES: Demonstration for Scottish independence in Edinburgh  The Courier

Supporters for independence were making their voices heard as they feel support for a second independence referendum is growing due to Westminster's Brexit ...


Workers return to evacuated site at St James Centre site in Edinburgh  BBC News

Elder Street and Multrees Walk have now reopened following the incident at the St James Centre building site.


Edinburgh mum becomes first woman to win 268-mile ultra marathon  The Scotsman

An Edinburgh mum has made history after becoming the first woman to win the gruelling Spine Race - despite expressing milk for her baby during the 268-mile ...


Plans to build UK’s highest zipline on outskirts of Edinburgh as ski slope unveils incredible new designs  The Scottish Sun

Council bosses want to turn the Midlothian Snowsports Centre into an all-year-round leisure park.


Six Nations 2019: Scotland include uncapped hookers Kerr, Cherry & Stewart, plus centre Dean  BBC Sport

Scotland include three uncapped hookers and Edinburgh centre Chris Dean in a 39-man squad for the forthcoming Six Nations.


Chinese New Year celebration planned for Edinburgh  BBC News

Edinburgh is to host Scotland's largest ever Chinese New Year celebration next month.


Allan Dell: Scotland & Edinburgh prop to join London Irish  BBC Sport

Scotland prop Allan Dell will leave Edinburgh at the end of the season to join London Irish.


Police investigate after unexplained death in Edinburgh bank  BBC News

Emergency services were called to the Barclays branch in Princes Street in Edinburgh at about 10:45.


Huge community response after Edinburgh charity shop ransacked by thieves  Edinburgh Evening News

GENEROUS locals have rallied to restock a charity shop ransacked by thieves in an overnight raid.


European Champions Cup: Toulon 17-28 Edinburgh - Richard Cockerill's side close on quarter-finals  BBC Sport

Edinburgh have one foot in the European Champions Cup quarter-finals after scoring three tries in a historic victory in Toulon.


Duke of Edinburgh involved in car crash near Sandringham estate  Channel 4 News

Buckingham Palace has said the Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a road accident while driving near the Sandringham estate. A spokesman said that ...


Champions Cup: Reaction as Edinburgh beat Toulon 17-28 to close in on last eight  BBC Sport

Follow reaction as Edinburgh beat Toulon 28-17 in France in their penultimate match in Champions Cup Pool 5.


Man jailed for killing Alan Glancy in his Edinburgh flat  BBC News

A convicted killer who confessed to his girlfriend he had stabbed another man to death has been jailed for 11 years. Paul Ness, 46, admitted the culpable ...


Bid to introduce a £2 tourist tax in Edinburgh wins support  BBC News

Plans to introduce a £2 tourist tax in Edinburgh have won strong support in a public consultation. Some Scottish councils, led by Edinburgh, have called for ...


Call for Edinburgh’s bin boss to quit after 2,500 complaints in one week  Edinburgh Evening News

Opposition councillors have called for the city's environment convener to be replaced after issuing a “hollow apology” as more than 2500 complaints over missed ...


Edinburgh’s Pierre Schoeman relishes clash with Montpellier’s band of Boks  The Scotsman

It may be a Scotland v France clash when Edinburgh lock horns with Montpellier on Friday night for what is all set to be a humdinger at BT Murrayfield, but ...


Edinburgh should double population in 25 years, says top economist  The Scotsman

EDINBURGH should double in size in the next 25 years as it leads Scotland's vital population growth, a seminar on the Capital's future has heard.


Edinburgh drivers hit by delays after two rush hour crashes  Edinburgh Evening News

Rush-hour drivers in Edinburgh have been facing delays this evening after two crashes in different parts of the city.


Champions Cup: Edinburgh's Richard Cockerill wants to help Glasgow Warriors  BBC Sport

Edinburgh coach Richard Cockerill hopes to beat Montpellier to seal a Champions Cup home quarter-final - and also help out "little brother" Glasgow Warriors.


Drastic cuts on way in Edinburgh as council struggles to balance books  Edinburgh Evening News

A PACKAGE of swingeing spending cuts for the Capital totalling nearly £47 million is set to be announced within days by the city's SNP-Labour coalition.


Missing boy Ryan Walker, 11, may have boarded Edinburgh-bound train  Daily Record

Concerns are growing for the whereabouts of Ryan Walker from Livingston, West Lothian.


Duke of Edinburgh 'dazzled by sun' in car crash  Belfast Telegraph

The Duke of Edinburgh is recovering after a car crash that left him.


Champions Cup: Edinburgh gain stunning win in Toulon  The Guardian

Edinburgh remained on course for their first Champions Cup quarter-final since 2012, beating Toulon 28-17, while Scarlets defeated Leicester 33-10.


Edinburgh firms to meet ahead of George Street revamp decision  HeraldScotland

IT has taken the firm behind one of the world's biggest British Army bases to help design, and now the latest blueprint for one of Scotland's most…


Tourists will have to pay EXTRA to stay in Edinburgh under new tax - will it affect you?  Express

EDINBURGH is set to introduce a tourist tax for holidaymakers visiting the city in Scotland. The levy would hit those staying “in all forms of accommodation” and ...


Aggressive hen called Madonna expelled from Edinburgh school coop for terrorising rival birds Lady Gaga and  The Scottish Sun

The aggressive creature was sent packing from Trinity Primary following a string of dust-ups which ended with feathers flying and bloodshed.


Edinburgh man threatened to kill neighbour’s family and pets over ‘noisy chickens’  Edinburgh Evening News

An Edinburgh delivery worker threatened to kill his neighbour's family and pets - after her noisy chickens kept waking him up early in the morning.


Dave Rennie: Glasgow 'will be cheering on' Edinburgh in Champions Cup last-eight bid  BBC Sport

Glasgow head coach Dave Rennie admits he will be cheering on rivals Edinburgh in their final Champions Cup pool match against Montpellier on Friday.


Staff vote to strike at Edinburgh's Queen Margaret University  BBC News

Staff at Edinburgh's Queen Margaret University have backed strike action in a dispute over plans to axe 40 jobs. In the ballot of University and College Union ...


Emirates to hold cabin crew recruitment day in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

Dubai-based airline Emirates is on the hunt for new Scottish candidates to join its multinational cabin crew team.


Unchanged Edinburgh side for win or bust tie with Montpellier  The Irish Times

New Zealander Vern Cotter makes five changes to his Montpellier side.


Edinburgh's trams see passenger numbers jump 10%  BBC News

Passenger numbers rise to 7.3 million over 2018 after extra trams are added at peak times in Edinburgh.


'Free from' trend helps Edinburgh oatcake firm Nairn's  BBC News

The company's gluten-free range has helped the year's sales soar by 10% to £30m.


Two men sought over murder bid in Edinburgh  BBC News

They had their faces covered when they entered the Edinburgh house and assaulted a 30-year-old man.


Edinburgh's Hogmanay: New Year revellers warned off using drones  BBC News

Edinburgh Hogmanay revellers have been warned by police not to use drones to film the street celebrations. Officers will be patrolling "known locations" where ...


Edinburgh’s weather: Severe warning for ice issued as Arctic air blasts Capital  Edinburgh Evening News

A yellow “be aware” warning for ice has been issued by the Met Office for parts of Scotland, including Edinburgh and the Lothians.


Edinburgh Airport sets new record  BBC News

More than 14.3 million passengers walked through the airport's doors during 2018 - a rise of 6.5% on the previous 12 months.


Love letters to Europe light up Edinburgh – in pictures  The Guardian

Message from the Skies returns to Edinburgh with a selection of love letters written for Europe.


Blood-covered dog found stabbed in Edinburgh with blade still in its neck  Daily Record

Scots have rallied around the stray dog, donating money to the SSPCA to pay for treatment and aftercare.


Edinburgh gets in fundraising mode for £6m Jewish cultural centre  Jewish Chronicle

Leaders of the £6 million project to establish a Jewish cultural centre in Edinburgh say they are closing in on their goal to raise £100,000 to appoint fundraising ...


Fraser McKenzie signs new Edinburgh two-year deal  BBC Sport

Edinburgh captain Fraser McKenzie signs a new two-year contract extension until 2021 ahead of Saturday's clash with Southern Kings.


Much-changed Edinburgh delight Hodge in 38-0 win over Southern Kings  BBC Sport

Edinburgh deserve credit for playing with "pressure" in the 38-0 defeat of Southern Kings, says attack coach Duncan Hodge.


Edinburgh torchlight procession creates giant Scotland map  BBC News

Hundreds of torch bearers have created a huge map of Scotland to mark the start of Edinburgh's three-day Hogmanay festival. Thousands of people snaked their ...


Police investigate attempted bank robbery in Edinburgh  BBC News

A man carrying a fake bomb tried to rob a TSB bank in Clerk Street in Edinburgh before making off in a taxi.


Edinburgh man jailed for buying Glock pistol on dark web  Express

A SOFTWARE engineer who bought a gun over the dark web and tried to import it to Scotland has been jailed for five years after being caught in a new ...


Richard Cockerill: Edinburgh win at Toulon in Champions Cup 'would be our biggest achievement'  BBC Sport

Beating Toulon in the Champions Cup at the Stade Mayol "would probably be our biggest achievement to date", says Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill.


Edinburgh v Glasgow: Duhan van der Merwe excited to face 'Scotland backline'  BBC Sport

Edinburgh wing Duhan van der Merwe cannot wait to face "basically the Scotland backline" in Saturday's first of two festive derbies with Glasgow. The South ...


Man in hospital and two arrested after Edinburgh 'disturbance'  BBC News

Two people are arrested following the incident in Claverhouse Drive in the south of Edinburgh.


Take a tour through Edinburgh’s historic Old Town  The Scotsman

Edinburgh tour guide Euan MacInnes loves sharing the city's incredible history so much, he's written a guide of historic walks to explore the Old Town.


Man attacked and robbed by group of teens in Edinburgh  BBC News

The 48-year-old was knocked to the ground after getting out of a taxi in the Restalrig area of Edinburgh.


Soderberg’s Edinburgh Bakery and Cafe Will Open in London’s Soho  Eater London

Scandinavian fika and morning buns will arrive in Soho from Edinburgh bakery and coffee shop Soderberg, inspired by Swedish baking, open sandwiches, and ...


Body found in search for missing Edinburgh woman Sophia Airey  BBC News

Police made the discovery near the spot in South Queensferry where Sophia Airey's car was found on Thursday.


George Clooney to return to Edinburgh for award  BBC News

The Hollywood actor is to return to Edinburgh on 14 March with his wife Amal Clooney.


ScotRail cancels morning services in Edinburgh and Wick due to crew shortages as Scots told to check journeys  The Scottish Sun

THE train operator took to Twiter to reveal several rail routes are affected across the country. Travellers are being urged to check their journey online.


Edinburgh’s top end housing market sees strong growth  Financial Times

Scottish capital experiences price rises four times greater than UK average.


Edinburgh student stabbed his mother 30 times as he told her ‘I love you’  The Scotsman

An Edinburgh university student stabbed his mother 30 times in a frenzied murder bid at their home.


Pro14: Edinburgh 23-7 Glasgow - Two intercept scores for Van der Merwe  BBC Sport

Duhan van der Merwe scores two intercept tries as Edinburgh prove too strong for Pro14 derby rivals Glasgow Warriors at Murrayfield.


A luxury floating hotel has opened on Edinburgh’s waterfront  Evening Standard

Edinburgh has welcomed a unique resident to its waterfront this morning with the opening of a new floating hotel at Alexandra Dock on the historic port of Leith.


Scottish League Two: Clyde beat second-top Peterhead as leaders Edinburgh stumble  BBC Sport

Clyde narrow the gap at the top of Scottish League Two as they beat second-placed Peterhead as leaders Edinburgh lost to Stirling Albion.


Golf courses in Edinburgh: Where to play on a golf break  National Club Golfer

Chris Bertram heads to Scotland's capital for pedigree parklands, streets packed with pubs, and Britain's best sightseeing outside London.


Blockbuster Tyrannosaurs exhibition to roar into Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Scotland's most popular visitor attraction has secured a blockbuster international exhibition celebrating the world's most feared dinosaurs.


Brexit: Edinburgh residents seek second ballot after Theresa May’s deal fails in Commons  Edinburgh Evening News

People in Edinburgh have given their reaction to Theresa May losing the vote on her Brexit deal.


Teenager charged after Mercedes allegedly stolen from Aberdeen street found in Edinburgh  Aberdeen Evening Express

A man has been charged after a car allegedly stolen in Aberdeen was recovered by police in Edinburgh. The white Mercedes C250 was allegedly taken from the ...


Edinburgh & Glasgow: How have Scotland's two pro teams fared in 2018? And what can we expect in 2019?  BBC Sport

Glasgow and Edinburgh meet for a second time in a week on Saturday in the second leg of their annual 1872 Cup series at Scotstoun. Edinburgh enjoyed a ...


Pro14: Glasgow 8-16 Edinburgh: Visitors beat rivals again to retain 1872 Cup  BBC Sport

Edinburgh earn their first Pro14 away win of the season and a third successive derby victory over Glasgow to retain the 1872 Cup.


Nursery teachers could face axe in Edinburgh council budget cuts  Edinburgh Evening News

Qualified teachers could be withdrawn from nursery schools across the city as part of the council's budget cuts.


Mary Queen of Scots: Saoirse Ronan to attend Scottish premiere in Edinburgh  The Scotsman

Mary Queen Of Scots star Saoirse Ronan is among the famous names expected to attend the film's Scottish premiere at Edinburgh Castle on Monday evening.


Edinburgh beat Glasgow at Scotstoun - as it happened  BBC Sport

Edinburgh beat Glasgow for the second week in a row to earn their first Pro14 away win of the season.


Edinburgh in 'new territory' after three wins on the spin and fancy extending run in 1872 Cup rematch  The Telegraph

This time last year, Edinburgh registered an unlikely win in the Murrayfield leg of the 1872 Cup despite playing most of the game with just 14 men. Richard ...


Edinburgh scientists discover mammoth secret in ivory DNA  BBC News

Scientists based at Edinburgh Zoo are cooperating to create a genetics laboratory in Cambodia to fight the illegal ivory trade. While trying to save elephants, they ...


These are 12 of the oldest pubs in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Evening News

World-famous as a city steeped in history and boasting a rich heritage in the arts of brewing and whisky production, it should be of little surprise to learn that ...


Edinburgh 23-7 Glasgow: Warriors 'will be hurting' for Scotstoun return - Cockerill  BBC Sport

Head coach Richard Cockerill says it will be a "very big step" for Edinburgh to back up their Murrayfield victory over Glasgow by beating the "hurting" Warriors at ...


Glasgow 8-16 Edinburgh: Richard Cockerill - 'We outplayed them in both games'  BBC Sport

Edinburgh delivered a "complete performance" and "outplayed Glasgow in both games" to retain the 1872 Cup, believes head coach Richard Cockerill.


Edinburgh isn’t being split up into ghettos – John McLellan  The Scotsman

Building town houses in Gorgie will save a historic building and create a more mixed community, writes John McLellan.


Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, involved in car crash near Sandringham  NEWS.com.au

Prince Philip has narrowly avoided injury after the car he was driving overturned in a traffic accident near the royal family's Sandringham Estate.


Disney’s The Lion King is returning to Edinburgh Playhouse  Edinburgh Evening News

HAKUNA matata! Disney's The Lion King, the most successful musical ever to visit The Playhouse is set to return to the Greenside Place venue later this year.


‘Fuming’ Edinburgh charity shop donor claims items were binned straight away  Edinburgh Evening News

A GENEROUS charity shop donor was livid when she discovered bags of goods she had dropped off at Cancer Research UK had been ditched straight into the ...


Edinburgh gran left with only custard to eat after mouse invasion  The Scotsman

A GRANDMOTHER has told how her flat is so overrun with mice the only food left fit for her family to eat is custard.


Duke Of Edinburgh Survives Car Crash - Network Ten  Ten Eyewitness News

Watch later. The Duke of Edinburgh has cheated death, surviving a high-speed car crash near the Queen's country estate in Sandringham. Full Episodes.


Watch: Tears of emotion as Andy Gray reunited with Edinburgh King’s panto pals  Edinburgh Evening News

TEARS of emotion flowed when panto legend and River City star Andy Gray made a brief and unexpected return to the King's stage on Saturday to catch up with ...


Murray McCallum: Scotland prop signs new Edinburgh deal until 2021  BBC Sport

Scotland prop Murray McCallum says "there's a brilliant buzz around the club" as he extends his Edinburgh contract until 2021.


Edinburgh’s Gary Tank Commander gangster hit with super-asbo  The Scotsman

A notorious Capital gangster has been slapped with a so-called super ASBO to curb his activity once released from prison.


Drugs trial offers new hope for Edinburgh MS sufferer  The Scotsman

A Scot who is taking part in the largest ever trial for secondary progressive multiple sclerosis has spoken of the “huge boost” he initially received even though he ...


Janey Godley's hilarious response as she's quoted £25K for Edinburgh Fringe stay  Edinburgh Live

Accommodation prices skyrocket during the Edinburgh festival, but comedian Janey Godley seems to have found a flat which would break the bank of the ...


Scottish League Two: Edinburgh City thump Queen's Park to stay top  BBC Sport

Edinburgh City thump Queen's Park 4-0 at Hampden to stay three points clear at the top of Scottish League Two.