News and press releases

city's not for sale, Uncategorized /

Edinburgh Council dumps privatisation

UNISON Scotland has welcomed the decision by Edinburgh City Council to support in-house bids for vital city services instead of ... Read More
city's not for sale, News /

Decision day for privatisation

Reports suggest Edinburgh Council will vote against two huge privatisation plans today. We will wait for the actual vote before ... Read More
News, pensions /

UNISON Scotland: UNISON members give green light to pensions negoti…

UNISON Scotland: UNISON members give green light to pensions negoti...: Date: 10 January 2012 At meetings today in London, UNISON’s ... Read More
Uncategorized /

Council abandons equal pay appeal

The path to justice and compensation has been cleared for hundreds of UNISON members today as Edinburgh City Council abandoned ... Read More
News /

Look back with pride and forward with confidence – message to members from Branch President

Branch activists and members can be rightly proud of our successes in 2011. Keeping Edinburgh’s environmental services in-house was a ... Read More
News, pensions, Strike /

Thanks to all Edinburgh Council members for a great day

The turnout to fight for fair pensions exceeded expectations and branch members joined 10,000 other trade unionists for a massive ... Read More
News, pensions, Strike /

Strike day photos now on website

Strike day photos are now on the UNISON Edinburgh website and Picasa. See ... Read More
News, pensions /

Bick: You have a legal right and moral duty to stand up to bullies

Upwards of 10,000 public service workers were treated to a barnstorming performance by Rodney Bickerstaffe today outside the Scottish Parliament ... Read More