PHOTOS – The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2016

The 2016 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo still lives up to its reputation of being the greatest show on earth. You can read more about this year’s theme of Tunes of Glory in our preview article. The performers from across the world, wowed the crowds through a two hour show. The entire cast assembled for the grand finale, […]


PHOTOS – Trainspotting 2 filming on Arthur’s Seat

A walk up Arthur’s Seat this evening saw me stumbling across some filming for Trainspotting 2. Enjoying the views from the top as I normally do, Danny Boyle walked past me. I struck up a conversation with him and he told me how incredible he thought Edinburgh was and how great it was to film here. […]

Ewen Bremner & Ewan McGregor

PHOTOS – Edinburgh doors

I love walking around the city and looking at all the different doors in town, so have created this wee gallery. I’ll keep on adding ones I find and love. Enjoy!     Tweet

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Hibernian FC’s Scottish Cup Victory Parade, Edinburgh

Hibernian FC win the Scottish cup after 114 years and hold a celebratory victory parade through the streets of Edinburgh. After winning the Scottish Cup for the first time in 114 years, Hibernian held an incredible victory parade through the streets of Edinburgh on Sunday 22nd May 2016. Over a hundred thousand people turned out […]

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PHOTOS – Edinburgh’s Floral Clock 2016

Edinburgh’s world-famous floral clock ticks again, this year in honour of The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland’s (RIAS) centenary. The timepiece, located in Princes Street Gardens, was completed this week following more than a month of work by parks staff to plant over 35,000 individual flowers and plants. Each year the clock, which was […]

The 2016 Floral Clock

PHOTOS – Nacreous clouds over Edinburgh

Edinburgh was treated to a rare sighting of nacreous clouds on the morning of 2nd February 2016. We managed to catch them from Inverleith Park.   And a short video clip of them. Nacreous clouds above Edinburgh from Edinburgh Spotlight on Vimeo. Tweet

Incredible colours in the sky

Gallery – Edinburgh Dogs in Shops

As I wander around Edinburgh, I often spot dogs in the windows of shops and businesses. They’re always so relaxed and friendly! If you know of any Edinburgh dogs (or other animals) that hang out around town, email/tweet a photo to us and the name of the shop and I’ll add it into the gallery.   Submitted by customers / […]

Randolph Mortimer