East Lothian Council

Council Election Results

The East Lothian Vote - Thursday 4 May

Voting took place on 4 May 2017 to elect 22 councillors across 6 wards.

Political standings: Labour 9, Conservative 7, SNP 6.

Across all six wards a total of 42,194 cast their votes in East Lothian (52.04% of registered voters). Total electorate of 81,077.

Ward 1 (Musselburgh)

4 councillors have been elected:

  • Stuart Currie - Scottish National Party
  • Andy Forrest - Scottish Labour Party
  • Katie Mackie - Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
  • John Williamson - Scottish National Party
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Ward 2 (Preston, Seton and Gosford)

4 councillors have been elected:

  • Lachlan Bruce - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
  • Neil Gilbert - Scottish National Party
  • Willie Innes - Scottish Labour Party
  • Fiona O’Donnell - Scottish Labour Party
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Ward 3 (Tranent, Wallyford and Macmerry)

4 councillors have been elected:

  • Fiona Dugdale - Scottish Labour Party
  • Gordon Mackett - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
  • Colin McGinn - Scottish Labour Party
  • Kenny McLeod - Scottish National Party
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Ward 4 (North Berwick Coastal)

3 councillors have been elected:

  • Jeremy Findlay - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
  • Jim Goodfellow - Scottish Labour
  • Jane Henderson - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
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Ward 5 (Haddington and Lammermuir)

4 councillors have been elected:

  • Shamin Akhtar - Scottish Labour
  • John McMillan - Scottish Labour
  • Brian Small - Scottish Conservatives and Unionist
  • Tom Trotter - Scottish National Party
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Ward 6 (Dunbar and East Linton)

3 councillors have been elected:

  • Norman Hampshire - Scottish Labour
  • Sue Kempson - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
  • Paul McLennan - Scottish National Party
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