Staff at Specsavers in The Gyle Shopping Centre took time out to focus on the big match at Easter Road on Tuesday March 3, with help from a Scottish FA match official.

Category one referee Kevin Clancy joined staff ahead of the huge Hibernian v Heart of Midlothian Edinburgh Scottish Premiership game.

Clancy, who took charge of the Edinburgh derby, which saw Hibs hoping to stay in the running for a potential European place, whilst Hearts continued their battle to avoid relegation at the bottom of the Scottish Premiership.

A word from the store director

Specsavers Gyle store director, Craig Daker, said: ‘We were thrilled that Kevin took the time to stop by and visit us in his capacity as a referee before the Edinburgh derby.

‘Specsavers is proud to support the Scottish referees and our partnership with the Scottish FA goes far beyond just a logo on a shirt.

‘We’re committed to helping to provide grassroots training for potential referees, inspiring respect for match officials and making sure their eyes are in top condition through regular sight and hearing tests carried out in our stores across Scotland.’

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