Edinburgh

  • Council Control: SNP/Lab
  • Conservatives 17
  • Labour 11
  • Liberal Democrats 6
  • Green 8
  • SNP 17
  • Other 4

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.

The Scottish National Party gained a seat in Leith Walk ward from Labour at a byelection on 11 April.

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)
£1277.39