Welcome to UNISON City of Edinburgh Branch website. We are the biggest union in the City of Edinburgh Council,  representing 8,000 members working for public services in the council, associated bodies and the voluntary and community sector.

Standing up for public services

Budget Consultation

Today the council’s Finance and Resources committee will again try to kick off its budget consultation. This will be a ... Read More
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2018 Shop Steward Elections

Shop Steward Election Form Instructions for Electing a Shop Steward The stronger we are as a union, the better equipped ... Read More
/ Resources
Residential Care Charter

Adopt the Residential Care Charter

Commissioning authorities and employers are being urged to adopt UNISON's Residential Care Charter. Residential care workers across the UK came ... Read More
Standing up for public services

Budget: We don’t get to say ‘no cuts’ in the consultation

UNISON response to Edinburgh budget proposals: The prospect of £140m of cuts over the next five years, added to the ... Read More
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Photos and videos from Pay Up Now! Rally

Over 5,000 public service workers marched through Edinburgh on 7 October as part of UNISON’s Pay Up Now! Campaign, which ... Read More
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Time to Care

Social Care in Edinburgh – UNISON response

UNISON response to council leader’s statement regarding social care provision in Edinburgh. UNISON City of Edinburgh is relieved that the ... Read More
/ Health and Social Care, News, Press release
UNISON News for CVS Sept 2017

Voluntary sector briefing Sept 2017

News and information for members in the voluntary and community sector and associated bodies September 2017.
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UNISON News Sept/Oct 2017

Members’ briefing September 2017

Latest UNISON briefing for City of Edinburgh Council members with information regarding:
  • UNISON urges re-think on library cuts
  • Come ... Read More
/ Health and Safety, News, UNISON News