Edinburgh

  • Council Control: SNP/Lab
  • Conservatives 17
  • Labour 12
  • Liberal Democrats 6
  • UKIP 0
  • SNP 17
  • Other 11

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.

Next local elections
2022

Election cycle
Full

Local authority type
Scotland

Address
City Chambers, High Street EH1 1YJ

Phone
0131 200 2000

Website
http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/

Council Tax (Band D)
£1240.19