Here are the 12 areas in Edinburgh with the highest rates of Covid-19 over the last seven days as Nicola Sturgeon confirms that the easing of rules around face masks will be delayed again until mid-April.
The area with the highest number of cases in relation to its population this week was Gilmerton South and the Murrays.
Here are the 12 worst hit areas of Edinburgh between March 22 and March 28, 2022.
1. Gilmerton South and the Murrays
Gilmerton South and the Murrays reported 90 cases last week and has a population of 4,425. This was a rate of 2,033.9 cases per 100,000 people. Photo: Google
Craigmillar recorded 111 cases of Covid-19 last week which was a rate of 1,846.6 cases per 100,000 people as this area has a population of 6,011 Photo: Google
3. Trinity East and The Dudleys
Trinity East and The Dudleys recorded 70 Covid-19 cases between March 22 and 28 and has a population of 3,839. This is 1,823.4 cases per 100,000 people. Photo: Google
4. Queensferry East
Queensferry East recorded a rate of 1,796.8 cases per 100,000 people last week. This was 90 cases in total and the area has a population of 5,009. Photo: Google