City of Edinburgh Council election results announced
The results of the City of Edinburgh Council elections have been announced.
There are two City of Edinburgh Council electoral wards which encompass the Leith Links Community Council area, Leith Ward 13 and Craigentinny / Duddingston Ward 14.
All seven elected City of Edinburgh Councillors automatically become ex officio members of Leith Links Community Council.
Leith Ward 13
- Electorate: 17,432
- Votes cast: 7675
- Turnout: 44.0%
- Councillor Chas Booth (Scottish Green Party) (Re-elected)
- Councillor Adam McVey (Scottish National Party) (Re-elected)
- Councillor Gordon Munro (Scottish Labour Party) (Re-elected)
Craigentinny / Duddingston Ward 14
- Electorate: 22,793
- Votes cast: 10,892
- Turnout: 47.8%
- Councillor Ian Campbell (Scottish National Party)
- Councillor Joan Griffiths (Scottish Labour Party) (Re-elected)
- Councillor John McLellan (Scottish Conservative & Unionist Party)
- Councillor Alex Staniforth (Scottish Green Party)
We look forward to meeting all the City Councillors for the Leith Links Community Council area at our next public meeting, which is our Annual General Meeting being held on Monday 29 Mary 2017, from 7pm, in Leith Community Education Centre (Newkirkgate).