Whiplash Trash on Cockburn Street
Whiplash Trash on Cockburn Street

17 great Edinburgh institutions that are gone but not forgotten

There are certain homegrown firms that become so well-known and loved, their names are synonymous with the products they sell – that’s when you know you’ve attained institutional status.

Wednesday, 9th December 2020, 4:45 pm

But, like all great empires, even the most legendary businesses must rise and fall.

From Rankins’ fruit & veg emporiums to Brattisani’s famous fish bars, we take a look at 17 lost Edinburgh institutions that are gone but not forgotten.

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