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.

Jannies leaflet

One Janitor, One School – and keep our school cleaners

UNISON believes new council proposals will contain swingeing cuts to cleaning hours in schools and a shift system that would ... Read More
/ Janitors, News
Edinburgh Health and Social Care Inspection response

Edinburgh Health and Social Care Inspection response

Many of the issues raised in the inspection published today mirror issues raised by UNISON over recent months and ... Read More
Press Release

UNISON Edinburgh says ‘One janitor, one school and keep our school cleaners’

UNISON's Edinburgh branch, the union representing council staff, fears new council proposals will mean Edinburgh's schools will no longer have ... Read More
/ Janitors, News, Press release
5 reasons to vote

National Executive Election 3 April – 28 April 2017 – Use your vote.

It is time to choose who speaks for you. UNISON is a democratic organisation. That means that you elect people ... Read More
/ NEC, News
NEC elections: 5 reasons to vote

Vote in the UNISON NEC elections! Who the branch nominated

It is time to vote for your National Executive members. The NEC is the union's lay governing body. NEC members ... Read More
/ NEC, News
Recall AGM 2 March

Recall AGM 2 March

RECALL ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Augustine United Church, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh 6.30pm to 8.30pm ... Read More
/ About us
Budget lobby

Edinburgh budget response: Defending services or administering austerity?

UNISON's Tom Connolly made the following submission to Edinburgh City Council's budget meeting today as Joint Trade Unions Staff Side ... Read More
/ budget, News
Press Release

UNISON lobbies Council Budget Meeting – Stand up for local services

UNISON, the union representing Edinburgh Council workers, will lobby the City of Edinburgh Council’s budget meeting on Thursday 9 February, ... Read More
/ budget, News, Press release