Tommy Sheppard

Tommy Sheppard is the Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh East, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. He currently undertakes the role of Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Constitutional Affairs).

Last election result

Review the last election result for the constituency Edinburgh East when Tommy Sheppard was elected.

2019 General Election

The 2019 General Election was held on 12 December 2019. A total of 5 candidates ran for election.

Summary

SNP
Scottish National Party Hold
Majority
10,417
Electorate
69,424
Turnout
68.9%

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
Tommy Sheppard
Scottish National Party
23,165 48.4% 5.9%
Sheila Gilmore
Labour
12,748 26.7% -8.0%
Eleanor Price
Conservative
6,549 13.7% -4.9%
Jill Reilly
Liberal Democrat
3,289 6.9% 2.6%
Claire Miller
Green Party
2,064 4.3% 4.3%