A Boxing Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 26th December the day after Christmas Day.
Edinburgh visitor attractions and info.
Edinburgh's Christmas season launches on the second last Sunday of November, with the first in a series of Christmas light nights.
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 Summer Bank Holiday - one of the general Bank Holidays For Scotland - although not necessarily a public holiday for all, particularly here in Edinburgh.
A new six-day festival with a range of activities and entertainment centred around Scotland's national bard Robert Burns.