Pride of Edinburgh Awards

11 March 2014

Central Taxis is delighted to be a proud sponsor of this year's Pride of Edinburgh awards! 

Scotland's capital city has been our home for over 45 years and Edinburgh is all the more great a place to live because of it's amazing inhabitants. We are passionate about recognising the people within our community who give their time, care for others, go the extra mile for a loved one or even risk their lives for a stranger. 

Do you know someone who deserves recognition as a local hero? Visit Pride of Edinburgh now to nominate that special person! 

The awards will be held at the Assembly Rooms, George St,  May 16. In attendance will be a panel of judges including a representative from Central Taxis. 

Winners will be announced over 12 categories, before the ultimate Pride of Edinburgh trophy is given to one person who stands out from all the rest.

And the categories are...

  • Bravery Award
  • 999 Hero
  • Community Champion
  • Teacher of the Year
  • Health champion 
  • Carer of the year
  • Sporting Achievement
  • Contribution to Local Sport
  • Fundraiser or Volunteer of the Year
  • Neighbour of the Year 
  • Student of the Year 
  • Child of Achievement 
  • The Pride of Edinburgh Award 

How to nominate

The Pride of Edinburgh awards are open to anyone who lives in Edinburgh and the Lothians.

Winners will be announced on Friday, May 16, at the Assembly Rooms ,George st. 

The easiest way to nominate someone for The Pride of Edinburgh Awards is by visiting the website at

The closing date for entries is Monday, April 21