Most talked about Edinburgh Evening News stories

Drunk plane passenger attacks crew with fake leg

edinburghnews.scotsman.com — A flight to Edinburgh was diverted to London after a drunk passenger attacked cabin crew with her prosthetic leg. The woman, in her 60s, demanded "cigarettes and a parachute" and kicked off when crew asked her to quieten down.
Jul 31, 2014

Drunk plane passenger attacks crew with fake leg, demands cigarettes and a parachute edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/transport…

Jul 31, 2014

RT @edinburghpaper: A drunk air passenger attacked the crew with her fake leg, while demanding cigarettes and a parachute. bit.ly/UNS6uO

Lukaku deal stalls Hibs’ move for Everton kids

edinburghnews.scotsman.com — ALAN STUBBS today revealed how Romelu Lukaku's £28 million move to Everton has frustrated his attempts to persuade Toffees manager Roberto Martinez to allow some of his most promising youngsters to join Hibs on loan.
Jul 31, 2014

RT @edinburghsport: Romelu Lukaku deal is hampering Hibs' bid to sign players on loan from Everton - bit.ly/1m0t6HZ

Where angels fear to tread

edinburghnews.scotsman.com — THE route up Aonach Eagach is far from simple. Rocky and treacherous, put a foot wrong, lose balance and the consequences do not bear thinking about. One of Scotland's most challenging ridges, it is narrow, difficult, exposed. What it offers in stunning scenery across Glencoe, it more than makes up for in the brutal demands it places on those who tackle it.
Jul 31, 2014

Hugely impressed by outdoors business boss Chris Tiso's wonderful attitude to life and death: edinburghnews.scotsman.com/life-style/whe…