Widening Participation

Clubs involved

We work with boys’ football teams from Edinburgh’s local area.

Blackburn United FC

Founded: 1978

Location: Murrayfield Park, Blackburn, West Lothian

Engaged: The club was approached in January 2009, and the under-14s have been engaged in the initiative since then.

Squad: 1 under 14 squad: Blackburn United.

Blackburn United FC

Dalkeith Club for Young People

Founded: 1995

Location: Dalkeith Community Campus, Midlothian

Engaged: The club has been involved since September 2007. The current under-14s have been involved since September 2008.

Squad: 1 under 14 squad: Dalkeith CYP.

Dalkeith Club for Young People

Broxburn Athletic Colts FC

Founded: 1975

Location: Stewartfield Parks, Broxburn

Engaged: The club was engaged from September 2007 until June 2008.

Broxburn Athletic Colts FC

Murieston United FC

Founded: 1985

Location: Bankton Mains Sports Facility, Murieston

Engaged: The club was engaged from September 2006 until June 2007.

Murieston United FC

Edinburgh City FC

Founded: 1986

Location: Drumbrae, Edinburgh

Engaged: The club has been involved since January 2007. The current under-14s have been involved since September 2008.

Squad: 3 under 14s squads: Edinburgh City, Edinburgh City 95s and Edinburgh City Colts.

Edinburgh City FC

Musselburgh Windsor FC

Founded: 1953

Location: Pinkie Playing Fields, Musselburgh

Engaged: The club has been involved since November 2006.

Squad: 3 under 14s squads: Musselburgh Windsor Colts, Musselburgh Windsor Pumas and Musselburgh Windsor Panthers.

Musselburgh Windsor

Polbeth United Community FC

Founded: 1969

Location: Limefield Park, Polbeth

Engaged: The club was engaged from September 2007 until June 2008.

Polbeth United Community Football Club

Preston Athletic

Founded: 1953

Location: Middleshot Square, Prestonpans

Engaged: The club was engaged from November 2006 until June 2008.

Preston Athletic

Pumpherston United FC

Founded: 2005

Location: Recreation Park, Pumpherston

Engaged: The club was approached in January 2009, and the under-14s have been engaged in the initiative since then.

Squad: 1 under 14 squad: Pumpherston United FC.

Pumpherston United FC

Salvesen Boys Club

Founded: 1953

Location: Broomhouse Road Playing Fields

Engaged: The club has been involved since January 2007. The current under-14s have been involved since September 2008.

Squad: 2 under 14s squads: Salvesen and Salvesen Colts.

Salvesen Boys Club

Seton Boys FC

Founded: 1995

Location: Port Seaton, East Lothian

Engaged: The club has been involved since January 2008. The current under-14s have been involved since September 2008.

Squad: 1 under 14 squad: Seton BC.

Seton Boys FC

Contact

Dr Neil Speirs

Widening Participation Manager

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