Edinburgh South West

Edinburgh South West is a constituency in City of Edinburgh, Scotland. The seat has been held by Joanna Cherry (Scottish National Party) since May 2015.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 4 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
1,097
Electorate
71,178
Turnout
69.4%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Joanna Cherry
Scottish National Party
17,575 35.6% -7.4%
Miles Briggs
Conservative
16,478 33.4% 13.1%
Foysol Choudhury
Labour
13,213 26.8% -0.4%
Aisha Mir
Liberal Democrat
2,124 4.3% 0.6%