Ian Murray holds Edinburgh South

Ian Murray has held Edinburgh South.

Ian Murray has held Edinburgh South.
Ian Murray has held Edinburgh South.

The MP was elected with 26,269 votes, a majority of 15,541 over the SNP’s Jim Eadie.

There was a turnout of 74% in the seat with the Conservatives gaining 9,428 votes.

The result tops a memorable night for Labour with significant gains across Scotland and the UK.