Connacht centre Gavin Williams is the meat in the sandwich of Allister Hogg and Dougie Hall's tackle.
Connacht's match winner Mark McHugh, who sent over the levelling penalty in the 87th-minute, has his run halted by the Edinburgh defence.
Gunners flanker Alasdair Strokosch is surrounded by David Gannon and Brett Sturgess of Connacht.
Scotland lock Scott Murray takes a lineout for the Gunners, ahead of Connacht's former captain Andrew Farley.
Alasdair Strokosch is caught in possession.
Gunners winger and skipper Chris Paterson, who tallied up 19 points at the Sportsground, is tackled by John Fogarty and David Gannon.
Into the second half, Connacht flanker John Muldoon makes the hard yards as the night draws in in Galway.
Connacht's John Fogarty meets his match as Gunners and Scotland winger Simon Webster puts in a solid challenge.
Connacht's young full-back Daniel Riordan, who showed plenty of attacking prowess throughout the eighty minutes, runs into the tackles of Simon Webster and Marcus Di Rollo.
**All photos by Dan Sheridan of Inpho Photography**