Life in the lower leagues - Edinburgh City photo gallery

Players and staff arrive at Gayfield
Photographer Colin McPherson continues his journey following League Two Edinburgh City's first season in the SPFL. Here, Edinburgh City players and backroom staff arrive at Gayfield for the vital away fixture against Arbroath.
Fans head tp the game
Fans making their way towards the ground before the SPFL League 2 match.
The away dressing room pre-kick-off
City midfielder Marc Laird relaxes in the away dressing room before the game.
The opposing managers catch up before kick-off
Edinburgh City manager Gary Jardine (left) enjoys a pre-match chat with Arbroath boss Dick Campbell.
The Edinburgh coaching team provide their line-up to the match secretary
City manager Gary Jardine (centre) gives his team line-up to match secretary Gavin Kennedy.
Behind the scenes at Gayfield
The Arbroath treasurer at work in his office under the main stand.
The two teams are ready for action
Captain Dougie Gair prepares to lead his Edinburgh City team mates out of the tunnel just before 3pm.
Edinburgh City look for the opener
Edinburgh City press for the opening goal during the early first-half action.
Gayfield
Gayfield is bathed in sun for the visit of Edinburgh City
Derek Riordan is replaced by Aaron Dunsmore.
City make a second-half substitution as former Scotland international Derek Riordan is replaced by Aaron Dunsmore.
Edinburgh City in action
City press for a late winner as news filters though that the teams below them in League Two are both winning.
Ryan Porteous celebrates
Defender Ryan Porteous turns away in celebration after netting his team's injury-time winner.
Edinburgh City celebrate their late winner
Edinburgh City manager joins in with the celebrations of Ryan Porteous's last-gasp winner. Jardine was sent to the stand as a result.
City manager Gary Jardine
City manager Gary Jardine talks to the press after the win which may prove vital in their bid to avoid relegation.