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Party Conservative Labour Scottish National Party Liberal Democrat Democratic Unionist Party Others
Seats 318 262 35 12 10 13
Change −13 +30 −21 +4 +2 −2
UK Results

After 650 of 650 seats

Edinburgh North & Leith

Parliamentary constituency
SNP HOLD SNP HOLD

Results

General Election 2017 results
Party Votes % Net percentage change in seats
Party

SNP

Scottish National Party

Deidre Brock Votes 19,243 header_vote_share 34.0 Net percentage change in seats -6.9
Party

LAB

Labour

Gordon Munro Votes 17,618 header_vote_share 31.2 Net percentage change in seats -0.1
Party

CON

Conservative

Iain McGill Votes 15,385 header_vote_share 27.2 Net percentage change in seats +11.0
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Martin Veart Votes 2,579 header_vote_share 4.6 Net percentage change in seats 0.0
Party

GRN

Green Party

Lorna Slater Votes 1,727 header_vote_share 3.1 Net percentage change in seats -2.4

Turnout and SNP majority

SNP majority

1,625

Turnout

71.2%

Vote share

Party %
Scottish National Party 34.0
Labour 31.2
Conservative 27.2
Liberal Democrat 4.6
Green Party 3.1

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Conservative
+11.0
Liberal Democrat
+0.0
Labour
-0.1
Green Party
-2.4
Scottish National Party
-6.9

Latest updates

Edinburgh North & Leith: SNP hold

Election result
BBC

Last year it was mint; this year it's fruit!

Morag Kinniburgh

BBC Scotland

Bowl of sweets on table
BBC
Bowl of sweets
BBC

The ballot boxes have arrived!

Votes are unloaded off the back of a van
BBC
People taking pictures of ballot boxes
BBC
Ballot boxes are placed on floor
BBC

Confectionery count prediction is in

Morag Kinniburgh

BBC Radio Scotland

The council staff here are expected to go through 2,800 boiled sweets while we’re on air.

SNP GAIN FROM LAB

Results

Scottish National Party
, with candidate Deidre Brock
, have the following results:
  • 23,742 total votes taken.
  • 40.9% share of the total vote
  • +31.3% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Mark Lazarowicz
, have the following results:
  • 18,145 total votes taken.
  • 31.3% share of the total vote
  • -6.2% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Iain McGill
, have the following results:
  • 9,378 total votes taken.
  • 16.2% share of the total vote
  • +1.2% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Sarah Beattie-Smith
, have the following results:
  • 3,140 total votes taken.
  • 5.4% share of the total vote
  • +3.2% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Martin Veart
, have the following results:
  • 2,634 total votes taken.
  • 4.5% share of the total vote
  • -29.3% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Alan Melville
, have the following results:
  • 847 total votes taken.
  • 1.5% share of the total vote
  • +1.5% change in share of the votes
Left Unity
, with candidate Bruce Whitehead
, have the following results:
  • 122 total votes taken.
  • 0.2% share of the total vote
  • +0.2% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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