Edinburgh have made a number of changes to their team for Friday evenings important RaboDirect Pro12 clash with Ulster.
Phil Godman has held his place in the backs following the 17-12 loss to Glasgow. However, there are wholesale changes in the other positions with Chris Paterson, James King, Nick De Luca, Tim Visser, Tom Brown and skipper Greig Laidlaw all returning.
In the pack, Allan Jacobsen, Ross Ford and Geoff Cross come into the side, while Esteban Lozada, Sean Cox and Roddy Grant also start.
Edinburgh: 15 Chris Paterson, 14 Tom Brown, 13 Nick De Luca, 12 James King, 11 Tim Visser, 10 Phil Godman, 9 Greig Laidlaw (c) 8 Netani Talei, 7 Roddy Grant, 6 Stuart McInally, 5 Esteban Lozada, 4 Sean Cox, 3 Geoff Cross, 2 Ross Ford, 1 Allan Jacobsen.
Replacements: 16 Alun Walker, 17 Kyle Traynor, 18 Jack Gilding, 19 Grant Gilchrist, 20 Alan MacDonald, 21 Chris Leck, 22 Matt Scott, 23 Jim Thompson.