Witness appeal following indecent act in Leith public toilet

Police are appealing for witnesses following a public indecency in the Leith area of the city which happened around 6:30pm on Sunday. A  member of the public witnessed another man carrying out an indecent act while within a public toilet in Taylor Gardens on Great Junction Street. The witness immediately left the area before raising the alarm with More...

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By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Two men due in court after quantity of diamorphine and cocaine seized

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with drug offences after police were called to an address on Murrayburn Place last night  following reports of a disturbance. Specialist resources were used More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Hibs take action against fans involved in Hampden disturbance

Hibs have announced that the club has taken action against a number of supporters identified as being involved in incidents on the pitch at Hampden following the Scottish Cup Final on May 21st. Sanctions including More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Andrew Dickson’s Canadian adventure gets underway

  After a calamitous beginning to his Canadian adventure when his bike got stuck at Heathrow Airport, Edinburgh man Andrew Dickson has finally started his amazing 5000 mile cycle ride across Canada. His first camping More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Attempted robbery at A1 Store in Magdalene

Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery within a shop in the east of the city. At around 6:55am on Saturday,  a member of staff at the A1 Store in Magdalene Drive was preparing to open More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016
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Five things you need to know today

Edinburgh International Book Festival tickets POPPYSCOTLAND Queen’s 90th Tea and Toast At The Queen’s Hall Edinburgh Asian Film Festival  The Smart Energy GB in Communities Fund   Booking for More...

By John Hislop On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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36-year-old man attacked in his Musselburgh flat

Police  are appealing for witnesses after a man was seriously assaulted within his flat in Musselburgh on Sunday night. At around 7:40pm the 36-year-old was at home when three men entered the property on MacBeth More...

By John Hislop On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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Card-skimming device reported in Dalkeith.

Police are urging the public to be vigilant after a card-skimming device was reported in Dalkeith. Around 2.15pm on Sunday, a man entered his card into an ATM in the High Street. An error message then appeared, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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Edinburgh Leisure want young people to join in a summer of sport

With the Olympics just around the corner, Edinburgh Leisure will be inspiring the young people of Edinburgh to try out a variety of sports and games in the Meadows on Friday, 1 July, plus a free summer sports programme More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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Scottish Gas employees are up for a challenge

Earlier today more than 350 people who work with Scottish Gas took up a volunteering challenge across the north of the city. They worked with a number of local groups including : –        MyAdventure: a More...