News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Edinburgh’s Household Waste and Recycling Centres to reopen

    28th May 2020

    Recycling centres to reopen from Monday, 1 June, with changes in place to protect people’s safety Public encouraged to only…

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  • Support made available for Edinburgh’s newly self-employed

    30th April 2020

    Newly self-employed workers in Edinburgh facing financial hardship because of coronavirus can now apply for help. Managed by local authorities…

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  • Council set to introduce emergency measures for pedestrians and cyclists

    30th April 2020

    The City of Edinburgh Council is set to become one of the first local authorities in the UK to introduce…

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  • Get involved in Edinburgh’s Fair Trade Fortnight

    10th February 2020

    27 February – Waverley Court On Thursday 27 February, with the great support of Edinburgh Council Procurement team, the Edinburgh…

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  • Hats off to Modern Apprentices

    13th December 2019

    The hard work and dedication of modern apprentices at the City of Edinburgh Council was recognised this week as 18…

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  • Keeping Edinburgh Moving Whatever The Weather

    Keeping Edinburgh Moving Whatever The Weather

    17th January 2018

    The City of Edinburgh Council is set to keep the city moving throughout wintry conditions forecast this week. With freezing…

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  • Restalrig – Edinburgh’s 50th Conservation Area

    Restalrig – Edinburgh’s 50th Conservation Area

    13th December 2017

    Edinburgh’s 50th conservation area, Restalrig, was announced on Monday (11 December 2017) by the City of Edinburgh Council.

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  • Homeless People Allocated Extra Homes

    Homeless People Allocated Extra Homes

    11th December 2017

    Around 275 permanent housing association and council homes are to be provided to homeless people living in Edinburgh. This is in addition to over a thousand social lets already provided to homeless people each year.

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  • Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Zones Planner for Edinburgh in Scottish First

    Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Zones Planner for Edinburgh in Scottish First

    6th December 2017

    Strategic charging zones for electric vehicles could be rolled out across the Capital as part of Edinburgh's first Electric Vehicle Action Plan published this month [December].

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  • Review of Schools in the West and South West of Edinburgh

    Review of Schools in the West and South West of Edinburgh

    28th November 2017

    Plans to tackle the expected increase in pupil numbers in the west and south west of Edinburgh have been drawn up by the City of Edinburgh Council.

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