At Rodney Parade the Dragons still have a 100% winning record in the competition since their formation in the summer of 2003.
Edinburgh Rugby lost to a Welsh side last week in the guise of the Ospreys and in fact have not won in Wales in the Celtic League since beating the Warriors at Brewery Field twelve months ago.
The Dragons have won all three previous meetings they have had with Edinburgh including a 17-13 victory at Murrayfield last month in the Heineken Cup.
Dragons team: 15. Kevin Morgan, 14. Gareth Wyatt, 13. Nathan Brew, 12. Sione Tuipulotu, 11. Ben Breeze, 10. Craig Warlow, 9. Gareth Baber, 1. Rod Snow, 2. James Richards, 3. Chris Anthony, 4. Ian Gough, 5. Peter Sidoli, 6. Jamie Ringer, 7. Jason Forster (c), 8. Richard Bryan
Replacements: 16. Kieran Crawford, 17. Adam Black, 18. Rhys Thomas, 19. Ross Beattie, 20. Rhys Oakley, 21. Steve Winn, 22. Jonathan Bryant
Edinburgh team: 15. Derrick Lee, 14. Craig Joiner, 13. Marcus Di Rollo, 12. Paul Boston, 11. Simon Webster, 10. Brendan Laney, 9. Rory Lawson, 1. Craig Smith, 2. Andrew Kelly, 3. Joel Brannigan, 4. Fergus Pringle, 5. Alastair Kellock, 6. Todd Blackadder, 8. David Callam, 7. Simon Cross
Substitutes: 16. Dougie Hall, 17. Alasdair Dickinson, 18. Alasdair Strokosch, 19. Alan MacDonald, 20. Jamie Blackwood 21. Phil Godman, 22. Rob Dewey
The Welsh Rugby Union is forming a new Youth Board with a brief to help keep more young people involved in the game during their late teenage years and beyond. The first task of the fifteen strong Board will be to analyse and consider the issues which lead to a number of youngsters drifting away from the sport between the ages of 16 and 21. To apply visit www.wru.wales/youthboard
The Foster's Challenge Cup will involve the 12 Principality Premiership sides and will run during European and British & Irish Cup weeks, providing vital fixtures for the participating clubs and an opportunity for upcoming players to step up to semi-professional rugby and make a claim for starting places within the Premiership squads.
Eighty schools and colleges in Wales now have a full time rugby officer as part of the WRU's school club hub scheme. All of the school club hub officers recently gathered at the National Centre of Excellence for various workshops.
With Liam Williams forced out of the World Cup through injury, lock Luke Charteris and Skills Coach Neil Jenkins say they have to put yesterday's defeat behind them as Wales now look ahead to another physical encounter against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup.
WRU Consultant Head of Physical Performance Paul Stridgeon praises the Physical Performance department for their work and dedication as he addresses the media ahead of Wales' Pool A clash against Australia
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.