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New website launched

August 16, 2013


We are delighted to announce that we have launched our new website. Please visit it at  

Edinburgh City resign from East of Scotland Football League

July 5, 2013


The East of Scotland Football League can confirm that Edinburgh City have resigned from the league. City have ben playing in the East of Scotland Football league since 1966, playing then as Postal United before changing their name in 1986. During that they won the league trophy once and their in the last game they […]

Keith Anderson, we salute you!

June 28, 2013


For many Eat of Scotland Football supporter you will be familiar with the name Keith Anderson, for others you have probably read his reports, previews and updates over the past twenty-four years in the Edinburgh Evening News. However, Keith has now decided to call it a day and put his pad and pencil to bed. […]

Season start date set for 2013 / 14

June 27, 2013


The East of Scotland League can confirm that the season will commence on Saturday 10th August 2013 with twenty-one teams competing over two leagues. An Extraordinary General Meeting was held on Thursday 27th June 2013 so that member clubs could agree the structure for next season. We are delighted to confirm that the members have […]

Whitehill Welfare resign from East of Scotland

June 24, 2013


The East of Scotland League can confirm that Whitehill Welfare have today resigned from the League. Whitehill have been involved in the East of Scotland League for the past thirty-four years and in a statement there Secretary Andrew Renwick said “Whitehill Welfare has been elected as member of the newly formed Scottish Lowland Football League […]

Ramsdens cup update

June 19, 2013


We can confirm that the Ramsdens Cup qualifying games between Spartans & Threave will take place on the following dates: 13th July 2013 Spartans v Threave. 20th July 2013 Threave v Spartans.

Lowland league to start in August

June 13, 2013


The East of Scotland Football League can confirm that following approval at the SFA AGM and the decision of the SFL and SPL to form a single body, it has now been agreed that the SLFL will commence in August 2013. Applications for membership are being reviewed and the successful clubs should be known by Monday 17th June. […]

Lowland Football League approved at SFA General Meeting

June 11, 2013


The members of the Scottish FA today unanimously approved the formation of the Scottish Lowland Football League; a key component of the pyramid structure recommended in the McLeish Review of Scottish Football. The decision at the General Meeting at Hampden Park gives the green light to invite clubs who have expressed interest from the South […]

The east of Scotland shield

May 31, 2013


Tonight Hearts FC  will take on Hibs FC (u17’s) in the East of Scotland Shield. Kenny McLean has detailed some interesting facts about this competition, we hope you enjoy them. It is world football’s third oldest tournament – after the FA Cup and Scottish Cup – and the oldest local tournament on the planet Hibs have won the last […]

Do you fancy reporting on football matches?

May 27, 2013


Next season we are looking to report on as many EoS games as possible and have reports on this Blog the following day so that all the EoS supporters from all around the world can visit and read about all the games in the league. Although we cant pay you for your contribution we can […]