Apart from football, rugby is the most popular sport in Edinburgh and the Lothians. The highlight of the rugby calendar is when Edinburgh hosts international matches, especially those in the Six Nations, played at the mighty Murrayfield stadium.
Witness the world’s best teams battle it out on the pitch at Edinburgh’s Murrayfield Stadium which hosts some of the most exciting events on the rugby calendar each year. Catch some spectacular rugby as the teams compete in thrilling 6 Nations matches.
Edinburgh’s international rugby weekends bring the city to life with thousands of visiting fans mixing with local rugby followers, creating an unrivalled blend of camaraderie and friendly banter.
Rugby is a very popular sport in Edinburgh and the Lothians, played by amateurs and at professional level by the local team, Edinburgh Rugby.