A Boxing Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 26th December the day after Christmas Day.
Edinburgh Public Holidays
Public holiday in Edinburgh
Today is the Autumn Public Holiday in Edinburgh.
Council Offices and libraries will be open, but schools will be shut.
The early May Bank Holiday in Scotland falls on the first Monday of May.
Today is a public holiday in Edinburgh.
It's a local holiday, so many businesses will not adhere to it.
Council offices and libraries will be open, but schools will be shut.
Easter Monday is a local public holiday in Edinburgh held on the day after the Christian celebration of Easter (Easter Sunday).
Good Friday is part of Easter, a Christian holiday, marking the death of Jesus Christ on the cross.
A Christmas Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 25th December if it's a weekday.
If Christmas Day is on the weekend - Christmas Day 2021, for example, is a Saturday - then the bank holiday takes place on the following Monday.
Today is also a Council "Parking Holiday".
You can park free of charge in public parking bays and on single yellow lines on these dates, although parking holidays do not carry over to the next working day.
Christmas in Edinburgh
A public holiday marks the start of the Edinburgh trade holidays fortnight.
Many businesses take a holiday today.
One of two Scottish Bank Holidays that are observed at the beginning of January.
The new year starts with an extra day off work (for most).