Duo re-sign with Edinburgh

Date published: January 8 2015

Edinburgh have announced that flank Hamish Watson and lock Ben Toolis have extended their contracts for two years and one year respectively.

Watson, 23, who joined Edinburgh in 2011 as an Academy player before becoming a full time professional, played through the international age grades and was capped for Scotland at U19 and U20 levels.

With 24 appearances for the club, and two tries, his power and work-rate have been to the fore this season, noticeably in the wins over Munster and Bordeaux-B