Edinburgh once again fell just short with a furious comeback but plunged to an eighth successive defeat, losing to Guinness PRO12 champions Connacht at Myreside last night.
Edinburgh have rung the changes as they attempt to stop the rot and cling on their faint hopes of European Champions Cup qualification against Connacht tonight.
Fewer than 800 tickets remain for Edinburgh’s long-awaited return to Myreside with a European Challenge Cup quarter-final at their “new” home the carrot tonight.
Edinburgh Rugby are looking at a partnership with George Watson’s College to stay at Myreside for the long-term beyond the six-month trial over the second half of next season.
Edinburgh will leave BT Murrayfield next season - hoping that a more intimate atmosphere at Myreside will finally get the team going forward.