Edinburgh Southern Scottish Parliament constituency
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2021 Scottish Parliament election results
Winner Labour Hold (8.9% majority)
Constituency MSP Daniel Johnson
Top-up region MSPs 3 Conservative, 2 Labour
Region Lothian
Electorate 57,411 (-5.7% since 2015)
Edinburgh Southern results for Scottish Parliament election, 2021

Share of constituency votes

Party Votes Share Swing
Daniel Johnson
Lab 20,760 45.9% +10.4
Catriona MacDonald
SNP 16,738 37.0% +4.4
Miles Briggs
Con 5,258 11.6% -14.5
Fred Mackintosh
Lib 2,189 4.8% -1.0
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Share of top-up region votes: Lothian region

Share of vote and seats
Votes Share Seats
Conservative Con
78,595 19.8% 3
UK Independence Party UKIP
420 0.1%
Scottish National Party SNP
141,478 35.6%
Labour Lab
79,689 20.1% 2
Green Party Gre
49,984 12.6%
Liberal Democrats LD
28,433 7.2%
Other Oth
18,727 4.7%
Elected regional members for Lothian region
Party
Jeremy Balfour
Conservative Con
Miles Briggs
Conservative Con
Sue Webber
Conservative Con
Sarah Boyack
Labour Lab
Foysol Choudhury
Labour Lab
Seat background for Edinburgh Southern constituency
Last four Constituency MSPs for Edinburgh Southern
2021
Daniel Johnson
Labour
2016
Daniel Johnson
Labour
2011
Jim Eadie
Scottish National Party
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