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Edinburgh Rugby sign stand-off Simon Hickey from Bordeaux Begles

Edinburgh Rugby have secured the signing of Simon Hickey on a two-year deal from Bordeaux Begles.

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Ben Toolis has played six times for Scotland

Scotland lock Ben Toolis extends deal with Edinburgh

Scotland lock Ben Toolis has signed a two-year contract extension with Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh bring John Barclay back home

Edinburgh have confirmed the signing of Scotland captain John Barclay on a two-year deal.

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Jaco van der Walt in action for Lions. Picture: Getty Images

Edinburgh Rugby sign South African playmaker Jaco van der Walt

Edinburgh Rugby have completed the signing of South African playmaker Jaco van der Walt ahead of the squad’s departure to Bloemfontein on Guinness PRO14 duty.

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Scotland captain John Barclay to join Edinburgh Rugby - reports

Scotland captain John Barclay has agreed to join Edinburgh Rugby ahead of next season, according to the BBC.

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Stuart McInally

Edinburgh coach wants to see Stuart McInally in Scotland team

Richard Cockerill has backed Stuart McInally to rise to the occasion if called on by Scotland to start at hooker against Samoa this weekend.

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Edinburgh celebrate their final try, courtesy of Magnus Bradbury

Coach preaches caution after Edinburgh’s fifth win on trot

“We’re doing okay” was Richard Cockerill’s understated verdict as the opening chapter to his first season as Edinburgh head coach was rounded off with this rousing bonus-point victory over Ospreys at Myreside.

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Ross Ford has been sent to see a specialist by Scotland officials

Ross Ford picks up injury in training for Scotland

Ross Ford, Scotland’s most capped player, could be a doubt for next Saturday’s opening autumn Test against Samoa after it emerged the hooker had injured himself during training with the national squad.

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James Johnstone could 
yet be called up for the world sevens series

James Johnstone aims to grasp his chance with Edinburgh

James Johnstone still doesn’t know if his December will require sunscreen or winter woolies but the 27-year-old has made it clear that he’d be more than happy to brave the chill.

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Neil Cochrane says the players morale is high as they prepare to face Ospreys at Myreside

Edinburgh aim to make it five from five on return home

The off-field headlines that have dogged Edinburgh in the past few weeks have deflected attention slightly from the positive story of a burgeoning on-field confidence.

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Duncan Hodge

Magnus Bradbury ready for Edinburgh return, says Duncan Hodge

Edinburgh assistant coach Duncan Hodge believes axed skipper Magnus Bradbury is ready to prove on the field of play that he has put his recent indiscretion behind him.

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Fraser McKenzie in training

Edinburgh captain McKenzie reveals how he lead fightback in Italy

IT was the crisis meeting that might, just might, turn Edinburgh’s season around. They have been through the wringer with off-field scandals and, then on the pitch, they had just seen all their early good work thrown away as their Italian opponents reeled them in and overtook them.

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On-loan prop Michele Rizzo is back on the bench after suspension

Richard Cockerill: Wins will shift Edinburgh focus back to the pitch

Edinburgh coach Richard Cockerill is confident his players can “portray a positive environment” as they move on from a turbulent couple of weeks with a trip to face Benetton in Italy this afternoon.

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Sam Hidalgo-Clyne was grateful for Scotland coach Gregor Townsend's honesty

Sam Hidalgo-Clyne will dig deep after Scotland rejection

Edinburgh scrum-half Sam Hidalgo-Clyne couldn’t hide his disappointment as he faced the media after being left out of Gregor Townsend’s Scotland squad for next month’s autumn Tests against Samoa, New Zealand and Australia.

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Competition: Win a family night at an Edinburgh Rugby match

Miller Homes has teamed up with Edinburgh Rugby to offer lucky families the chance to win tickets to a selection of home games this season. Next up in the feature list is the Edinburgh Rugby v Ospreys match on Saturday, November 4 (kick-off 5.30pm), and Miller Homes is giving one family the chance to enjoy the evening in style.

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Fraser McKenzie

New Edinburgh skipper Fraser McKenzie backs Magnus Bradbury to recover

New Edinburgh skipper Fraser McKenzie believes that Magnus Bradbury will return to captain the club at some point after learning from the mistake which has seen him stripped of the honour.

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Magnus Bradbury has been punished for his behaviour on a night out in Edinburgh

Edinburgh boss had ‘no choice’ but to strip Magnus Bradbury of captaincy

Edinburgh head coach Richard Cockerill said he had no choice but to strip Magnus Bradbury of the club captaincy after discovering the 22-year-old was inebriated, unconscious and in need of ambulance attention during a night out in the city.

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Magnus Bradbury in action for Edinburgh. Picture: Bill Murray/SNS/SRU

Magnus Bradbury stripped of the Edinburgh captaincy

Magnus Bradbury has been stripped of the Edinburgh captaincy following an incident in the city centre in which he sustained a head knock which ruled him out of the European Challenge Cup match versus London Irish.

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Blair Kinghorn scored two tries for Edinburgh in Moscow. Pic: Fotosport/David Gibson

Edinburgh shrug off absence of key duo to bag ten tries in Moscow

After the kind of week Edinburgh have had, the needed a pick-me-up. They earned it with their record-breaking, ten-try demolition of Krasny Yar in Moscow, the highlightof the 73-14 success being the proof that they can get by without their suspended players.

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Edinburgh skipper Neil Cochrane and coach Richard Cockerill enjoyed a trip to Red Square in Moscow. Pic: Fotosport/David Gibson

Coach Cockerill warns Edinburgh against Moscow complacency

Edinburgh coach Richard Cockerill’s appraisal of today’s meeting with Krasny Yar in Moscow is pretty clear – if his side are on their game they should have no problems but, if they aren’t, they could come a cropper.

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