North Edinburgh Community News

Police are appealing after youths assault an robbed a man in Pilton

Local police are investigating following a robbery in West Pilton March. The incident happened around 9pm on Saturday, October 22, when a 22-year-old man walked across a playground area towards West Pilton March. As he did he was approached by [...]

October 24, 2016 Local News

Emergency meeting takes place to discuss local joyriding issues

  A meeting between police, politicians, community members and service providers took place yesterday morning to discuss the ongoing issue of teenagers riding motorbikes around our community.  [...]

October 13, 2016 Local News

Still Game stars pay tribute to Leith actor Ricky Callan

Still Game actors have paid tribute to Leith actor Ricky Callan who sadly passed away yesterday morning. [...]

October 12, 2016 Local News

Two local Community Councils cease operating due to lack of nominations

Two local community councils have ceased operating as they didn’t receive enough nominations during the re-election period. [...]

October 11, 2016 Community Councils, Local News

Community Council elections to take place in Leith

Elections for community councils will be required in two area in Leith. [...]

October 10, 2016 Community Councils

Local politicians to convene meeting to discuss motorbike problems in North Edinburgh

Local politicians have today announced that he will convene a meeting with elected members, community activists and Police Scotland to discuss the current issues with joyriders in North Edinburgh. [...]

October 5, 2016 Local News
Civil Youth

Civil Service kids football school strolls to success

Local football club Civil Service Strollers has launched a brand new kids football school that launched last month – and already has over 120 kids taking part. [...]

October 5, 2016 Local News, sport

Readers letter: The joyriding epidemic needs resolved

Dear Editor, As a local resident in Pilton I am seriously concerned about the number of teenagers racing around the neighbourhood on motorbikes. [...]

October 4, 2016 Local News
West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre

West Pilton and West Granton Community Council meets tonight

The first meeting of the newly formed West Pilton and West Granton Community Council will take place tonight. [...]

October 4, 2016 Community Councils, Local News

Civil crash out of Scottish Cup

Local side Civil Service Strollers crashed out of the Scottish Cup at the weekend going down 6-2 against Hawick Royal Albert. [...]

October 4, 2016 Local News, sport