UK results
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

Latest updates

Edinburgh South: Labour Hold

BBC

Kezia Dugdale "delighted"

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

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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