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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 South

Parliamentary constituency
LAB HOLD LAB HOLD

Results

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

LAB

Labour

Ian Murray Votes 26,269 header_vote_share 54.9 Net percentage change in seats +15.8
Party

SNP

Scottish National Party

Jim Eadie Votes 10,755 header_vote_share 22.5 Net percentage change in seats -11.3
Party

CON

Conservative

Stephanie Smith Votes 9,428 header_vote_share 19.7 Net percentage change in seats +2.2
Party

LD

Liberal Democrat

Alan Beal Votes 1,388 header_vote_share 2.9 Net percentage change in seats -0.8

Turnout and LAB majority

LAB majority

15,514

Turnout

74.1%

Vote share

Party %
Labour 54.9
Scottish National Party 22.5
Conservative 19.7
Liberal Democrat 2.9

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Labour
+15.8
Conservative
+2.2
Liberal Democrat
-0.8
Scottish National Party
-11.3

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Edinburgh South: Labour Hold

Election Graphic
BBC

Kezia Dugdale "delighted"

Scottish Labour Party Leader Kezia Dugdale "Delighted to see six Labour MPs in Scotland."

Kezia Dugdale live on BBC Radio Scotland
BBC

'The Scottish Labour Party is back'

Re-elected Labour MP for Edinburgh South Ian Murray said: "Tonight the Scottish Labour Party is back. The people of Scotland have said we don't give the Prime Minister a blank cheque for a hard Tory Brexit."

Lib Dems gather

Lib Dems gather together at Edinburgh count.
BBC
LAB HOLD

Results

Labour
, with candidate Ian Murray
, have the following results:
  • 19,293 total votes taken.
  • 39.1% share of the total vote
  • +4.4% change in share of the votes
Scottish National Party
, with candidate Neil Hay
, have the following results:
  • 16,656 total votes taken.
  • 33.8% share of the total vote
  • +26.1% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Miles Briggs
, have the following results:
  • 8,626 total votes taken.
  • 17.5% share of the total vote
  • -4.1% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Phyl Meyer
, have the following results:
  • 2,090 total votes taken.
  • 4.2% share of the total vote
  • +2.2% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Pramod Subbaraman
, have the following results:
  • 1,823 total votes taken.
  • 3.7% share of the total vote
  • -30.3% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate Paul Marshall
, have the following results:
  • 601 total votes taken.
  • 1.2% share of the total vote
  • +1.2% change in share of the votes
Scottish Socialist Party (SSP)
, with candidate Colin Fox
, have the following results:
  • 197 total votes taken.
  • 0.4% share of the total vote
  • +0.4% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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