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Here for good.

Edinburgh is generally regarded as an affluent city, however, sadly there are some concentrated areas of multiple deprivation on par with the most deprived areas in Scotland. Some of these areas are in our local community of North Edinburgh, where it is our vision to deliver positive social impact and change through the power of people and sport.

Easter Egg appeal 2020

Drop off Easter Egg donations at The Academy until March 19th

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10 years at The Academy: watch our video


Tackling mental health for young people through football

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Women's Fun Football

No skills? No kit? NO PROBLEM! Free women's football at The Academy.

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Learning and improving

Congratulations to our youth worker Lewis who has just received his diploma

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Tom Kitchin's story


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Michaela's story

Women's team player

Maya 's story

Community Coaching

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Robbie's story


Bailey's story

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Liam's story


Paul, Rory & Calum's story

SatSun Football

Naomi Hume 's story


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Aaron's story

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Ronaigh's story


Paul's story


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Youth Work

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