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Edinburgh Rugby to play at Myreside for next three seasons

EDINBURGH will continue to play games at Myreside for the next three seasons, the club have just announced.

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New Scotland coach Gregor Townsend can look back on the summer tour with satisfaction but a knowledge work needs to be done. PICTURE: SNS/SRU

5 things we learned from Scotland rugby team’s summer tour

SCOTLAND’S summer tour to the southern hemisphere saw good wins over Italy in Singapore and a famous toppling of Australia in Sydney but ended in disappointment with defeat in Fiji. Here we look at what has been learned from the three-Test trip.

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Allan Dell has signed a new deal keeping him at Edinburgh. PICTURE: SNS/SRU

British and Irish Lion Allan Dell signs new Edinburgh Rugby deal

NEW British and Irish Lion Allan Dell has been handed a new two-year contract by Edinburgh.

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Darryl Marfo

Edinburgh Rugby sign Bath prop Darryl Marfo

Darryl Marfo has joined Edinburgh Rugby on a one-year deal from Bath.

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Alan Dell in action for Scotland. Picture: SNS/Bill Murray

Allan Dell: Scotland need to ‘step things up’ for Australia

Allan Dell has urged Scotland to “step things up” ahead of the second Test of their summer tour on Saturday when they face Australia in Sydney.

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Robbie Fruean in action of Bath.  Pic: Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images

Edinburgh Rugby complete signing of Robbie Fruean on two-year deal

Edinburgh Rugby have completed the signing of centre Robbie Fruean on a two-year deal.

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Lewis Carmichael in action for Edinburgh Rugby. Pic: SNS/Rb Casey

Edinburgh Rugby’s Lewis Carmichael added to Scotland tour

Edinburgh Rugby’s Lewis Carmichael has been called up to train with the Scotland squad on the national team’s summer tour of Singapore, Australia and Fiji.

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Edinburgh's Duncan Weir in action against La Rochelle during last season's European Challenge Cup quarter-final. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS/SRU

Edinburgh sent to Siberia in European Challenge Cup

Edinburgh Rugby face a trip to Siberia in next season’s European Challenge Cup.

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WP Nel recently played for the Barbarians. Pic: Getty

WP Nel among six Edinburgh players in Scotland team for Italy clash

Prop WP Nel is among six Edinburgh Rugby players named in the starting XV for Scotland’s match against Italy in Singapore on Saturday.

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Jason Harries has represented the Wales 7s team

Edinburgh Rugby sign London Scottish winger Jason Harries

Edinburgh Rugby have signed London Scottish winger Jason Harries on a one-year deal.

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Glasgow Warriors take on Edinburgh in the Pro12. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS

Scotland loses guaranteed place in European Champions Cup

Scotland will no longer be guaranteed a place in the European Rugby Champions Cup under new qualification rules to be brought in next season.

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Simon Berghan in action for Edinburgh. Pic: SNS/Bill Murray

Simon Berghan signs new two-year deal with Edinburgh Rugby

Simon Berghan has handed Edinburgh Rugby a further boost, signing a new two-year deal at the club.

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Duhan van der Merwe is a South African Under-20 internationalist

Edinburgh sign winger Duhan van der Merwe from Montpellier

Edinburgh Rugby have signed South African winger Duhan van der Merwe from Montpellier.

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Roddy Grant in action for Edinburgh. Now he will be helping coach the players. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Edinburgh Rugby legend Roddy Grant added to coaching staff

Edinburgh Rugby legend Roddy Grant will play a key role within the team after being confirmed as Richard Cockerill’s final appointment to the club’s coaching staff.

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Sean Kennedy

Sean Kennedy signs new deal with Edinburgh

Edinburgh Rugby scrum-half Sean Kennedy has signed a new two-year deal.

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Edinburghs Jamie Ritchie is challenged by Glasgows Stuart Hogg

Bittersweet victory for departing Edinburgh defensive coach

It wasn’t a classic game of rugby but there were no shortage of narrative threads in Saturday evening’s surprise win for Edinburgh at Scotstoun, which brought the curtain down on the domestic professional season.

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Sam Hidalgo-Clyne is looking forward to working with new coach Richard Cockerill

1872 Cup: Changing of the guard is opportunity for Edinburgh

While much of the focus on today’s 1872 Cup season-ender has been on the fact it is Gregor Townsend’s final match in charge of Glasgow before taking over as Scotland coach, Edinburgh are facing a similar sense of era shift and are determined to spoil the Scotstoun party.

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Duncan Hodge is confident Edinburgh will improve greatly next term

Edinburgh coach Hodge happy to return to role he loves most

Duncan Hodge says he is looking forward to getting back to the job he knows best, working with the backs as attack coach, after a bruising few months as acting boss of Edinburgh.

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Centre Robbie Fruean could be poised for a move to Edinburgh from Bath. Picture/Getty Images

Edinburgh Rugby make move for Bath centre Robbie Fruean

Edinburgh Rugby look on course for a major new signing with local reports suggesting Bath centre Robbie Fruean is heading north.

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Lock forward Ben Toolis has won one cap for Scotland but has high hopes to increase his tally

Edinburgh’s Ben Toolis eyes 1872 derby and Austrlaia tour

As someone who was born and raised in Queensland, the prospect of facing Australia in Sydney this summer obviously holds a great lure for Edinburgh lock Ben Toolis.

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