By-election for electoral ward 12: Leith Walk

Following the resignation of Councillor Marion Donaldson with effect from 29 January 2019 there was a by-election on 11 April 2019 to fill the vacancy. 

Find out the result of the Leith Walk by-election

The name, description (if any) and address of each validly nominated candidate was as follows

  • ALEXANDER, Steven - UK Independence Party (UKIP)
  • CALDWELL, Jack - Scottish Liberal Democrats
  • GARDNER, Nick - Scottish Labour Party
  • ILLINGWORTH, Kevin - Independent
  • JACOBSEN, David Don - Socialist Labour Party
  • LAIRD, Tom - Scottish Libertarian Party
  • MCCROSKRIE, Dan - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
  • MUNN, Rob - Scottish National Party (SNP)
  • SCOTT, John Ferguson - Independent
  • SLATER, Lorna - Scottish Green Party
  • STIRLING, Paul Mitchell - The For Britain Movement

Polling places and ballot boxes

  • Register EN12G/NN12F - Lorne Primary School, 2 stations, box numbers 1, 2
  • Register EN12H/EN12K - Norton Park Conference Centre, 2 stations, box number 3, 4
  • Register NN12A - Holy Cross RC Primary School, 1 station, box number 5
  • Register NN12B - Ebenezer United Free Church Hall, 1 station, box number 6
  • Register NN12C - Royal Navy and Royal Marine Association and Club, 1 station, box number 7
  • Register NN12D - Broughton Nursery, 3 stations, box numbers 8, 9, 10
  • Register NN12E - Pilrig St Paul's Church Hall, 1 station, box number 11
  • Register NN12I - McDonald Road Library, 1 station, box number 12
  • Register NN12J - Leith Walk Primary School, 3 stations, box numbers 13, 14, 15.

Find out how the Single Transferrable Vote (STV) works

Download the final figures for the limits for candidate's election expenses (PDF, 252 KB)
Download election privacy statements (PDFs)

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