About Us

The Scottish National Party (SNP) is the largest political party in Scotland and the third largest political party in the UK. They currently have over 110,000 members which is astonishingly, roughly one in forty of the adult population of Scotland. The main aim of the SNP is for Scotland to become an Independent country.

We are the Edinburgh Western Branch of the SNP. Prior to the Referendum the branch had 218 members, now 6 months later the branch has over 1200 members.

Edinburgh Western is the name given to the constituency in the Scottish Parliament Elections. In the UK General Elections the constituency is called Edinburgh West. For the Local Council Elections the Constituency consists of three Local Council Wards: Corstorphine/Murrayfield, Drumbrae/Gyle and Almond.

Edinburgh West/Western currently has three Local Councillors (Frank Ross (Corstorphine/Murrayfield), Norman Work (Almond), Claire Bridgman (Drumbrae/Gyle)).

More detailed information of each of the electoral areas is given below.

Edinburgh West – UK Parliament Constituency
Edinburgh Western – Scottish Parliament Constituency
Edinburgh Western – Council Election Wards
Scottish European Elections

Note – the information on this page is believed to be correct, if you spot any discrepancies please let us know.

Westminster Parliament Edinburgh Constituency Boundary

Boundary map of the Edinburgh West Westminster Parliament Constituency

Scottish Parliament Edinburgh Constituency Boundary
Boundary map of the Edinburgh Western Constituency
Scottish Parliament Edinburgh Constituency Boundary
Boundary map of the Edinburgh Western Constituency Council Wards

Scottish European Elections

Scotland constitutes a single constituency of the European Parliament. In 2014 it elected six MEPs, using the d’Hondt method of party-list proportional representation. The SNP gained the highest number of votes. The table below shows the results from the election, the elected MEPs are in the large bold blue print. The two SNP MEPs are Ian Hudghton and Alyn Smith.

Scottish EU Election results 2014

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