Edinburgh Public Holidays

Public holiday in Edinburgh

A day marking Scotland's patron saint and things Scottish.

A Boxing Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 26th December the day after Christmas Day.

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.

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.