March 31, 2018

Last Wednesday, Edinburgh 1s took on Exeter in the BUCS championship cup. Exeter came out to Peffermill in full force and quickly took a comfortable lead of 15-0 after 17 minutes and some strong mauls off their lineouts.

Edinburgh did well to try to defend the team and...

March 29, 2018

Last Wednesday the 2XVs travelled to St. Andrews to play in the Conference Cup final against rivals Napier. The two came head to head in the same match last year with Napier coming out on top and the 2s were determined to make sure they didn’t suffer the same fate this...

March 19, 2018

I didn’t want to go to the University of Edinburgh. After growing up in Edinburgh I was keen to go somewhere new but financial circumstances meant moving elsewhere wasn't possible. I played rugby and I knew that Edinburgh had a good team. Silver linings.

My ex...

February 23, 2018

February 17th saw nine players cosy up together on a mini-bus headed to sunny St Andrew’s for the 10s Development Tournament. Short one player for 10s, the squad joined forces with Edinburgh Napier to make up a formidable combined Edinburgh side.

Following an intense cl...

February 22, 2018

Semi final day dawned sunny and beautiful for the Edinburgh 2XV to kick off against QMU. After winning by the skin of their teeth last time they came up against the QMU side prepared for a difficult game.

Edinburgh’s focus on defense in training shone through as QMU ret...

February 17, 2018

Last week the 1XV secured the league title with a win against Birmingham and this Wednesday saw them play Durham away for what was set to be one of the most competitive fixtures of the season so far. This team think big and aim high so all focus was on putting in anoth...

February 17, 2018

After an embarrassing result in last semester’s game, the Edinburgh 2s had a lot to prove in their second league match against Napier.

After a rousing pep talk from Captain Ciorstiasfhsdg, the game started with a Napier kick off and got straight into action with two lin...

February 9, 2018

The first team headed down to Birmingham for their penultimate match of the BUCS Premier North League on Wednesday, knowing that a win would secure them 1st place. 

A 3pm kick off meant most of the horrible weather from the morning had blown over and clear skies were on...

November 17, 2017

National representation meant the 1s match this week was postponed, so full attention was on the 2s squad yet again this week. With a below-par away record so far this season, they really had to 'Stepp' up to the challenge of playing Strathclyde on Wednesday.

Despite se...

November 16, 2017

With both EULRFC and Broughton topping their respective league tables and being unbeaten so far this season, Sunday’s Sarah Beaney Cup game was to be a hotly contested one. And it did not disappoint.

The squad was a lovely blend of experienced 1st XV players and ever im...