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Craig Beattie: Helping Edinburgh City stay up one of my best moments

He has won league titles, Scottish Cups and scored for Scotland, but Craig Beattie rates helping Edinburgh City staying in League Two as one of the highlights of an impressive career.

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Ross Guthrie, left, battles with Lothian Thistle Huchison Vale's Paul Crawford in the East of Scotland Cup Final. Picture: Neil Hanna

Edinburgh City focused on victory to secure League status

From the high of last Saturday’s late winner against Arbroath, Edinburgh City were brought crashing to earth with a 2-1 defeat in the East of Scotland Cup final at the hands of Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale.

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Lothain Thistle celebrate winning the East of Scotland Cup. Pic: Neil Hanna

Lothian Thistle beat Edinburgh City to win EoS Cup

Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale upset the odds to win the East of Scotland Cup, beating League Two Edinburgh City 2-1 at Meadowbank.

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Gary Jardine: No such thing as fringe Edinburgh City team

While he may take the opportunity to give some players some required game-time in tonight’s East of Scotland Cup final against Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale, Gary Jardine insists there’s no such thing as a fringe side at Edinburgh City.

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Great weekend for Edinburgh City’s Hibs loan kid Ryan Porteous

Great weekend for Edinburgh City’s Hibs loan kid Ryan Porteous

The modern saying of “scenes” is highly appropriate terminology to describe the ending to Edinburgh City’s dramatic 1-0 win over Arbroath at Gayfield.

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Marc Laird knows Edinburgh City are capable of stunning Arbroath. Pic: Ian Georgeson

Marc Laird: My Yeovil experience can help keep Edinburgh City up

Having pulled off a great escape from its English equivalent last season, Marc Laird believes his experience of helping Yeovil Town retain their league status can only aid Edinburgh City’s quest to remain in Ladbrokes League Two.

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Joe Mbu is planning to have 'clean-up' surgery on his knee this summer

Veteran Edinburgh City defender Joe Mbu may delay retirement

Edinburgh City defender Joe Mbu has refused to rule out playing on after the summer, regardless of whether the Meadowbank club retain their league status or not.

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City celebrate Josh Walker's goal but there was to be late heartache for the Capital club. Pic: Greg Macvean

Edinburgh City boss agonises over two crucial points dropped

Edinburgh City boss Gary Jardine couldn’t conceal his disappointment as his side came within seconds of picking up a crucial three points in their battle for SPFL League Two survival.

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Joe Mbu won a league title and successive promotions with Cowdenbeath

No sentiment from Edinburgh City defender Mbu in six-pointer

Joe Mbu spent five years at Cowdenbeath, winning successive promotions and lifting the Second Division Championship trophy, but he insists there will be no room for sentiment as Edinburgh City look to send the Blue Brazil closer to potential relegation from the SPFL.

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Edinburgh City forward Lewis Allan battles for possession. Pic: Alex Drysdale

Edinburgh City boss expects relegation battle to go to wire

There wasn’t much Edinburgh City could do about the two sensational strikes either side of half-time that set Montrose on their way to a 3-0 win, but boss Gary Jardine still wasn’t satisfied with their performance.

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Calum Antell has kept two clean sheets in two games after being recalled

Calum Antell’s glove affair with Edinburgh City back on

Patience has certainly been a virtue as well as a necessity for Edinburgh City goalkeeper Calum Antell this season.

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Edinburgh City will call Ainslie Park home for the next three seasons

Edinburgh City and Spartans confirm three-season groundshare

Edinburgh City will groundshare with capital rivals Spartans for the next three seasons, the League Two club have confirmed.

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Ross Guthrie struck twice in the second half

Ross Guthrie hits brace as Edinburgh City beat Spartans

Edinburgh City reached their first cup final since winning promotion to the SPFL with a 2-0 win over Spartans in the East of Scotland Cup semi-final at Ainslie Park.

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Gary Jardine is keen to win the East of Scotland Cup

Edinburgh City fringe men to get run-out against Spartans

Gary Jardine plans to utilise his Edinburgh City squad for tonight’s East of Scotland Cup semi-final against Spartans at Ainslie Park.

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Dougie Gair celebrates scoring his penalty. Pic: Andrew O'Brien

Edinburgh City ‘not safe yet’ despite biggest win of season

Gary Jardine had asked for a response from his Edinburgh City players to last week’s loss at Clyde, and they did so by delivering their biggest win of the season against Elgin.

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John Dunn says City need to perform for the full 90 minutes

Edinburgh City want a reaction to collapse at Clyde

As manager Gary Jardine freely admitted, there were strong words spoken in the Edinburgh City dressing-room following last weekend’s 3-1 defeat at Clyde.

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Goalscorer Lewis Allan jumps for the ball at Broadwood against Clyde

Set-pieces are the undoing of Edinburgh City

Gary Jardine was unequivocal in his criticism of his players’ inability to defend set-pieces during a second half collapse that saw Edinburgh City lose 3-1 at Clyde.

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Dougie Gair stabs home against Berwick on Wednesday. Picture: Neil Hanna

Edinburgh City captain aims to keep club in League Two then bow out

Edinburgh City may not just have eight games left as an SPFL League Two club, but for captain Dougie Gair, the remaining fixtures are likely to be his last as a City player.

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Derek Riordan celebrates with Marc Laird having scored Edinburgh City's equalise. Picture:  Neil Hanna Photography
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Edinburgh City 2, Berwick Rangers 2: Riordan and Gair secure precious point

Edinburgh City almost came from behind to claim all three points in successive games, but a late equaliser meant they had to settle for a 2-2 draw with Berwick Rangers at Meadowbank.

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Craig Beattie is enjoying being back in Derek Riordan's company. Pic: TSPL

Craig Beattie: Edinburgh City have added goals to resolute nature

Fit-again Craig Beattie believes Edinburgh City now have the required goal threat to go along with the defensive organisation that they hope will keep them in Ladbrokes League Two.

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