General Election 2015: Who’s standing in Edinburgh

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THE FULL list of candidates standing for Westminster in Edinburgh’s five constituencies has been announced.

Nominations closed earlier today ahead of polling day on May 7.

Edinburgh East Constituency

CORBISHLEY, Oliver John - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

GILMORE, Sheila - Scottish Labour Party

MCCOLL, Peter Andrew - Scottish Green Party

MCMORDIE, James Frederick John - Scottish Conservative and Unionist

SALEEM, Ayesha - Scottish Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

SHEPPARD, Tommy - Scottish National Party (SNP)

UTTING, Karen Jane - Scottish Liberal Democrats

Edinburgh North & Leith Constituency

BEATTIE-SMITH, Sarah Elizabeth - Scottish Green Party

BROCK, Deidre Leanne - Scottish National Party (SNP)

LAZAROWICZ, Mark - Scottish Labour Party

MCGILL, Iain - Scottish Conservative and Unionist

MELVILLE, Alan Gordon - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

VEART, Martin - Scottish Liberal Democrats

WHITEHEAD, Bruce - Left Unity – Trade Unionists and Socialists

Edinburgh South Constituency

BRIGGS, Miles Edward Frank - Scottish Conservative and Unionist

FOX, Colin Anthony - Scottish Socialist Party

HAY, Neil William - Scottish National Party (SNP)

MARSHALL, Paul - United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP)

MEYER, Phyl Stuart - Scottish Green Party

MURRAY, Ian - Scottish Labour Party

SUBBARAMAN, Pramod - Scottish Liberal Democrats

Edinburgh South West Constituency

CHERRY Joanna Catherine - Scottish National Party (SNP)

DOHERTY Richard Alan - Scottish Green Party

FARTHING-SYKES Dan - Scottish Liberal Democrats

HENDERSON Ricky - Scottish Labour Party

LINDHURST Gordon John - Scottish Conservative and Unionist

LUCAS Richard Crewe - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

Edinburgh West Constituency

BLACK Pat - Scottish Green Party

CROCKART Mike - Scottish Liberal Democrats

DAY Cammy - Scottish Labour Party

INGLIS George Grant Gordon Otto - UK Independence Party (UKIP)

PATERSON Lindsay Sheila - Scottish Conservative and Unionist

THOMSON Michelle Rhonda - Scottish National Party (SNP)