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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 West

Parliamentary constituency
LD GAIN FROM SNP LD GAIN FROM SNP

Results

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

LD

Liberal Democrat

Christine Jardine Votes 18,108 header_vote_share 34.3 Net percentage change in seats +1.2
Party

SNP

Scottish National Party

Toni Giugliano Votes 15,120 header_vote_share 28.6 Net percentage change in seats -10.3
Party

CON

Conservative

Sandy Batho Votes 11,559 header_vote_share 21.9 Net percentage change in seats +9.6
Party

LAB

Labour

Mandy Telford Votes 7,876 header_vote_share 14.9 Net percentage change in seats +3.2
Party

SREF

Scotland's Independence Referendum Party

Mark Whittet Votes 132 header_vote_share 0.3 Net percentage change in seats +0.3

Turnout and LD majority

LD majority

2,988

Turnout

73.8%

Vote share

Party %
Liberal Democrat 34.3
Scottish National Party 28.6
Conservative 21.9
Labour 14.9
Scotland's Independence Referendum Party 0.3

Vote share change since 2015

−%
+%
Conservative
+9.6
Labour
+3.2
Liberal Democrat
+1.2
Scotland's Independence Referendum Party
+0.3
Scottish National Party
-10.3

Latest updates

Edinburgh West: Liberal Democrat gain from SNP

BBC

'The Scottish Liberal Democrats are back'

Lib Dem MP for Edinburgh West, Christine Jardine said: "We've been away for a wee while but the Scottish Liberal Democrats are back."

"Theresa May and her government will have to go away and think again. We do not want your austerity any more than we want Nicola's independence"

New MP

BBC

Christine Jardine took Edinburgh West from the SNP, mirroring the result in the corresponding Holyrood race in 2016.

Lib Dems confident

Morag Kinniburgh

BBC Scotland

Lib Dem Alex Cole Hamilton says his party has "comfortably won" Edinburgh West.

Lib Dems gather

BBC
SNP GAIN FROM LD

Results

Scottish National Party
, with candidate Michelle Thomson
, have the following results:
  • 21,378 total votes taken.
  • 39.0% share of the total vote
  • +25.8% change in share of the votes
Liberal Democrat
, with candidate Mike Crockart
, have the following results:
  • 18,168 total votes taken.
  • 33.1% share of the total vote
  • -2.8% change in share of the votes
Conservative
, with candidate Lindsay Paterson
, have the following results:
  • 6,732 total votes taken.
  • 12.3% share of the total vote
  • -10.9% change in share of the votes
Labour
, with candidate Cammy Day
, have the following results:
  • 6,425 total votes taken.
  • 11.7% share of the total vote
  • -16.0% change in share of the votes
Green Party
, with candidate Pat Black
, have the following results:
  • 1,140 total votes taken.
  • 2.1% share of the total vote
  • +2.1% change in share of the votes
UKIP
, with candidate George Inglis
, have the following results:
  • 1,015 total votes taken.
  • 1.9% share of the total vote
  • +1.9% change in share of the votes

Change compared with 2010

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