App happy: take part in the Council's open data challenge

Individuals and groups are invited to make use of City of Edinburgh Council data to develop ideas for improving the lives of people living in, working in and visiting Edinburgh.

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Deadline looms to nominate Edinburgh education stars

Last chance to submit nominations for Scottish Education Awards 2016.

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Funding to tackle delayed discharge is welcomed

An additional £2m to tackle delayed discharge in Edinburgh has been welcomed by Health, Social Care and Housing Convener, Councillor Ricky Henderson.

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Edinburgh celebrated for 'high wage, low welfare' economy

Edinburgh named one of the UK's 'high salary, low welfare' cities.

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How do you build a strong, smart city?

Leader of Edinburgh City Council, Councillor Andrew Burns, Depute Leader, Sandy Howat and Chief Executive, Andrew Kerr are set to give the opening speeches at MacKay Hannah’s 3rd annual City of Edinburgh Council Conference on Wednesday 27 January 2016.

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Hundreds of affordable homes for Edinburgh

The National Housing Trust initiative (NHT) will deliver almost 900 affordable homes for rent in Edinburgh, Social Justice Secretary Alex Neil revealed today.

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Busiest ever year for Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport has today announced December’s passenger numbers showing that a grand total of 11,130,584 passengers passed through the airport in 2015 making it the busiest ever year at a Scottish Airport.

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Living wage vital to tackle poverty

Economy Convener, Councillor Frank Ross, says the Living Wage has benefits for families and businesses.

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New Year's Video Message from the Council Leader

Council Leader Andrew Burns: Optimistic about prospects for Edinburgh's economy and city development in 2016, a year where the Capital's population looks set to pass the 500,000 mark.

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