Cookies

  • Information about our use of cookies
    • This policy explains how we use cookies on www.edistonhomes.com (this “Website”). We recommend that you read our cookies policy so that you are aware of how we use them and can take steps to reject or delete the cookies if you do not agree to them being used.
    • Cookies are small text files stored on your device and used by website operators in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the operators of the website or certain third parties. Each cookie usually contains a unique string of characters, which allows a website to distinguish your browser or device from other users. In this cookies policy, we also use the term “cookie” to mean any other similar technology, such as web beacons, local stored objects (such as “Flash cookies”), and pixel tags.
    • We use cookies to enable you to navigate between pages and to generally improve your user experience. We also use cookies to analyse how users interact with this Website, to enable you to share content using social media, and to provide you with embedded content from third parties. We also sometimes use cookie type technologies in emails to identify how users come to this Website so that we can evaluate and measure the effectiveness of our email marketing.
    • We may combine information collected via cookies with information such as your IP address, the type of browser, device and operating system, for example to provide statistical information about visitors to the Website. Where this Website uses third party cookies, you should check with the relevant third party to see how they use cookies (see section 2 below).
    • You can find out more about cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org. The user instructions for your browser or device will explain how you can control the use of cookies on your device.
  • Cookies we use

We use the following cookies on this Website:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of this Website.
Cookie Name Purpose Expires
euCookiesAcc Cookie Consent

Is set when you agree or

decline the cookie policy

banner on first load. Set to yes or no.

1 year

 

  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around this Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way this Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

 

Cookie Name Purpose Expires
_ga GA1 Google Analytics Global Cookie Used to distinguish users 2 year
_gid GA1 Google Analytics Global Cookie Used to distinguish users 24 hours

 

  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to this Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Cookie Name Purpose Expires
wordpress_logged_in_ WordPress session cookie for logged in users Used to tailor interface use to logged in users On logout or when user closes browser
wordpress_sec_ WordPress session cookie for logged in users Used to tailor interface use to logged in users On logout or when user closes browser
wordpress_test_cookie WordPress session cookie Used to check whether your browser can store cookies On logout or when user closes browser
wp-settings-time- WordPress session cookie for logged in users Used to tailor interface use to logged in users On logout or when user closes browser

 

  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to this Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make this Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
Cookie Name Purpose Expires
_fbq Facebook pixel code Allows us to measure the effectiveness of advertising on Facebook by generating data on interactions with the website. 24 hours

 

  • Third Party Cookies. In addition to the cookies listed above, we also use the following third party cookies for performance and functional purposes, to provide additional function and to make it easier for you to share content on this Website. These are cookies that are set by a third party when you access this Website, and controlled by that third party.
Cookie Name Purpose Expires
__stid ShareThis Generates analytics on sharing metrics 24 hours
__unam ShareThis Generates analytics on sharing metrics 24 hours

 

  • Accepting and rejecting cookies
    • Other than those cookies listed as being strictly necessary for the operation of this Website, we will not deploy any cookies without your consent. To indicate your consent you must click the ‘I Agree’ button in the cookie consent bar when you first use the site.
    • You can control the use of cookies on this Website using the controls in your browser. To reset cookie permissions to their default setting, follow this link and follow the instructions for your browser : https://privacypolicies.com/blog/how-to-delete-cookies/

Please note that Cookie Consent uses a cookie to remember your preferences. If you clear any cookies from your browser or device then you will need to reactivate your Cookie Consent.

  • If you wish to use this Website and do not consent to the use of cookies (or certain cookies), you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser or device that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access this Website or certain features offered through this Website.
  • Third party platforms

You can view the privacy and cookie policy of Third Party Platforms we use here :

https://www.sharethis.com/privacy/
https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
https://policies.google.com/technologies/cookies?hl=en
  • Changes to this policy

This cookies policy may be amended by us at any time. Please check this page periodically so that you are aware of any changes. This policy was last updated on 27th September 2018.

  • Contact us

For further information from us on any of this cookies policy or for any queries relating to them, please contact us by email at info@ediston.com or call us on 0131 370 8910 or write to us at 1 St Andrews Square, Edinburgh, EH2 2BD.

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