Scotland international prop Kevin Bryce will join Edinburgh Rugby next season on a two-year contract.
Four second-half tries propelled PRO12 leaders Leinster to a 30-23 bonus point win over Edinburgh at the RDS.
Rob Kearney returns for Leinster to face Edinburgh while Ospreys and Treviso contend with their own injuries.
George Turner has signed a two-year extention to his contract with Edinburgh Rugby.
Watch all the highlights of this weekend's Guinness PRO12 action including the derby clash between Leinster and Munster.
A scrappy 29-0 bonus-point win moved Edinburgh ahead of Glasgow in the push for next season's Champions Cup.
Edinburgh Rugby have confirmed that lock Grant Gilchrist has committed his future to the club until the end of May 2017.
Ireland centre duo Jared Payne and Robbie Henshaw both start at full-back in Ulster's PRO12 clash with Connacht.
Edinburgh lock Fraser McKenzie has signed a new deal which will see him remain with the club until May 2019.
Munster have bolstered their squad for the 2016-17 season with the signings of lock Darren O'Shea and prop John Andress.
Edinburgh kept alive their hopes of Champions Cup qualification with a 16-15 win over the Dragons at Rodney Parade.
Edinburgh have announced the signing of Western Force centre Solomoni ‘Junior’ Rasolea on a two-year deal.
Edinburgh have signed Newport-Gwent Dragons stand-off Jason Tovey on loan until the end of the season.
Edinburgh have confirmed the signing of full-back Glenn Bryce from Glasgow on a two-year contract.
PRO12 leaders Connacht held off a spirited Edinburgh fightback to claim a hard-fought 28-23 victory on Friday night.
Ulster wing Rory Scholes has joined Edinburgh on a two-year deal.
Scotland hooker Ross Ford has signed a new three-year contract with Edinburgh Rugby.
Props Allan Dell and Simon Berghan have signed new contracts with Edinburgh Rugby.
Catch all the highlights from the week's Guinness PRO12 action, including Edinburgh's one-point win over the Scarlets.
Edinburgh claimed a much-needed Guinness PRO12 victory after squeezing past Scarlets 24-23 in a hard-fought encounter.