The City of Edinburgh Council's Chief Executive was among those receiving honours from Her Majesty the Queen today (1 July).
Mini versions of the world-famous Kelpies statues have arrived in the West End of Edinburgh.
Community groups in Edinburgh are being asked to bid for funding to enhance the New Waverley development in the Old Town while it is under construction.
The Grassmarket will welcome a parade of serving personnel, veterans and their supporters this weekend (Saturday 27 June) as Edinburgh marks Armed Forces Day.
A by-election will be held in the Leith Walk ward following the resignation of Cllr Deidre Brock.