Defence coach quits Edinburgh

Date published: November 18 2014

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Edinburgh have confirmed that due to personal reasons defence coach Omar Mouneimne has left the side to return to South Africa.

Edinburgh have confirmed that due to personal reasons defence coach Omar Mouneimne has left the side to return to South Africa.

Mouneimne was previously part of the Italian coaching staff under Nick Mallett, arriving in the Scottish capital to work with Alan Solomons.

“We are sorry that Omar has had to return to South Africa to deal with some personal issues,” said Solomons.

“He has been an important part of our coaching team and laid strong foundations that we will build on.

“We wish Omar the very best for the future.”

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