Edinburgh East parliamentary constituency
Election on 12 Dec 2019
2017 General election results
Winner Scottish National Party Hold (7.9% majority)
MP Tommy Sheppard
Turnout 66% (Total electorate: 65896)
Region Scotland
Edinburgh East candidates for General election, 2019
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EU Referendum Results
Votes for Edinburgh East
Leave

27.64%

Remain

72.36%

Constituency result: Remain
Edinburgh East results for General election, 2017

Share of election votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Tommy Sheppard
SNP 18,509 42.5% -6.7
Patsy King
Lab 15,084 34.7% +4.8
Katie Mackie
Con 8,081 18.6% +8.6
Tristan Gray
Lib 1,849 4.2% +1.4
Last four MPs
2017
Tommy Sheppard
Scottish National Party
2015
Tommy Sheppard
Scottish National Party
2010
Sheila Gilmore
Labour
Demographics in Edinburgh East

Unemployment rate

4.2%
Medium
Ranked of 650

Levels of poor health

5.1%
Medium
Ranked of 650

Proportion of 16/17 year olds

1.3%
Very Low
Ranked of 650

Age

Housing

Ethnicity