Lothian Thistle HV take over at top of East of Scotland League

Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale are the new East of Scotland League leaders after a 1-0 victory over Tynecastle at Saughton Enclosure '“ their second victory over their city rivals in 48 hours.

Wednesday, 25th April 2018, 9:49 pm
Updated Wednesday, 25th April 2018, 10:00 pm
Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale and Kelty Hearts will face off for the title on Saturday

An own goal with 15 minutes remaining was enough to clinch all three points.

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Raymond Carr’s men, who have dropped just two points all season, are now a point ahead of Kelty Hearts with a final-day title-decider to come at New Central Park on Saturday.

The Capital outfit just need to avoid defeat in Fife to secure back-to-back league titles.