Well the so called 'Beast from the East' storm has arrived in Edinburgh, bringing high winds and blizzards.
These photos are from Crafty Green Boyfriend who works just near Corstorphine HIll and walks round the hill most lunchtimes! He takes birdfood with him to leave on walls and logs at the top of the hill (where several other people do the same). He took extra food yesterday and attracted blackbirds
Birds are really struggling in this extreme weather, here's some advice from the RSPB (Royal Society for the Protection for Birds).