BILLY MELLORS returns to the Edinburgh & Leith bowls team to tackle Fife County in the Hamilton Trophy match at Craigentinny tomorrow (2pm) and the captain is joined by the recalled Craig Paterson of Bainfield.
Colin Hutchison is an absentee and team boss Willie Watson has opted to keep home green stars David Brown and Kevin Hunter on the reserve bench where they have Alex Hurry and Stuart Campbell for company.
West Lothian face a nervous journey to Coldstream against Borders and they recall George Sneddon and Paul Lynas in place of Cameron Greer and the unavailable John Aitken. Calum Logan steps back up to skip in place of Aitken.
Midlothian remain unchanged against Stirling County East at Easthouses but East Lothian have rung the changes for their match against undefeated section leaders West Fife at Lochgelly.
The defending national champions have lost all three games to date and team manager Angus Blair has packed in due to increased work commitments.