For the majority of Edinburgh households there will be no change to collection dates for green wheelie bins, food waste bins and red and blue boxes over the festive period.
However, there will be no collections on Christmas Day (Wednesday 25 December) or New Year's Day (Wednesday 1 January).
Collections for households whose bins or recycling boxes were due to be picked up on these dates have been rescheduled for Saturday 28 December and Saturday 4 January respectively.
Residents are reminded that bins and boxes must be on the kerbside by 6am ready for collection.
There will be no special uplifts between Tuesday 24 December and Tuesday 7 January. Normal service will resume on Tuesday 7 January.