Scottish Green Party 8, Independents 4. Capital of Scotland; seat of the Scottish Parliament. Second largest authority in Scotland. Hit trouble with a massively expensive tram project approved in 2007.
Ashley Graczyk (Sighthill/Gorgie) moved from Conservative to Independent to Scottish National Party in July/August 2018. Claire Bridgman (Drum Brae/Gyle) moved from Scottish National Party to Independent in July 2018.
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