Dropping litter is an offence in Scotland. Anyone dropping litter could receive a Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) of £80.
Should you spot excessive fly-tipping or litering, you should report this to City of Edinburgh Council via their website.
You can help to reduce litter by signing up for free with local group People Against Litter (PAL):
You can also organise or join in a litter pick-up or community clean up event. To find out about litter pick ups happening in your area, please see the City of Edinburgh Council website: