City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh City Council

Edinburgh City Council To Webcast Meetings

Alexander and Bucephalus

The City of Edinburgh Council will be webcasting its meetings live as part of a one year pilot programme.

Conference To Call For 20,000 Edinburgh Jobs in 5 Years

New Town from Edinburgh Castle battlements

Government and business come together tomorrow in a conference at the Assembly Rooms to launch an ambitious strategy to create 20,000 new jobs in Edinburgh in the

Council Looks to Tap Funds for Flood Prevention

Water of Leith (Stockbridge) flood defences construction

Edinburgh Council will be continuing talks with the Scottish Government and local government umbrella body COSLA over a funding shortfall for the second and third phases of flood prevention works o

Sir Chris Hoy Olympic Parade Date Set

Sir Chris Hoy will be awarded the Freedom of the City of Edinburgh on Sunday, 16 September.

Edinburgh's Festival of Sport

Community sports festival with taster sessions, demonstrations and competitions to encourage people of all ages from across Edinburgh and the East of Scotland to discover the benefits of an active lifestyle.

Festival of Sport Looks To Ride Wave of Olympic Fervour

As Edinburgh's international arts festival ends, another festival kicks off, with a focus on local physical activities.

Sir Chris Hoy to be Granted Freedom of Edinburgh

Chris Hoy, Edinburgh Award Winner 2009

Edinburgh City Council yesterday voted to award Sir Chris Hoy the Freedom of the City.

Safety Warning Issued About Baby Bling

Baby bling shoes

Trading Standards officers from the City of Edinburgh Council have issued an alert regarding ‘bling’ products which pose a risk of choking babies and young toddlers.

4,346 P1 Kids Start School


Parents encouraged to learn more about local schools at Open Day as primary 1 kids start new term.

Major Beam Work on Tram Bridges Completed

Bridge for Edinburgh tramline at South Gyle

Edinburgh City Council reported today that beam installation for the last two bridges for the Edinburgh Tram line has been successfully completed.