Several squad members are attending the wedding of Club stalwart Jonny Beaton.
Disappointingly, the SRU's East Regional Championship Committee turned down a request for dispensation earlier this week.
Sanctions against the Club are likely to follow in accordance with SRU rules. This would be unfortunate as the Club attempted to act in good faith by notifying the authorities rather than postponing the game on, say, a Friday at 4pm.
Interestingly, 2 weeks ago, Leith RFC had a similar situation: http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/leithrfc/news/no-game-today-13102012-695961.html