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East Lothian Junior Cup

In 1892, the old Haddingtonshire Senior Cup was renamed the East Lothian Junior Cup and competed for by Junior clubs in the county. From 1923 it was open to all clubs under the East of Scotland Junior FAís jurisdiction.

Researched by Thomas Thornton, with some additional information from Graeme McGinty and John Aitken.
 
 
                                                                                                                                      Winners
 
1891-92 Elphinstone Athletic
1892-93 Prestonpans Athletic
1893-94 Elphinstone Athletic
1894-95 Elphinstone Athletic
1895-96 Ormiston Primrose
1896-97 Macmerry St Clair
1897-98 Prestonpans Athletic
1898-99 Dunbar Star
1899-00 Tranent United
1900-01 Tranent United
1901-02 Tranent United
1902-03 Prestonpans Athletic
1903-1911 not played
1911-12 Musselburgh Athletic
1912-13 Wemyss Athletic
1913-14 Musselburgh Athletic
1914-15 Wemyss Athletic
1915-1919 not played
1919-20 Wemyss Athletic
1920-21 Musselburgh Bruntonians
1921-22 Tranent
1922-23 Musselburgh Bruntonians
1923-24 Musselburgh Bruntonians
1924-25 Edinburgh Emmet
1925-26 Musselburgh Bruntonians
1926-27 Newtongrange Star
1927-28 Prestonpans Athletic
1928-29 Dunbar United
1929-30 Elphinstone Athletic
1930-1932 not played
1932-33 Dunbar Star

 

Results

1892-93
First Round
21/1      Prestonpans Athletic v Dunbar Star                      3-0
21/1      Ormiston Primrose v Elphinstone Athletic  2-0 protested
4/2       Ormiston Primrose v Elphinstone Athletic  2-2
18/2      Elphinstone Athletic v Ormiston Primrose  3-1 abandoned
21/1      Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    0-4 protested
18/2      Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    3-2 protested
11/3      Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    6-2
21/1      Prestonpans Thistle v Haddington St Leonardís     5-2
 
Semi Final
4/3       Elphinstone Athletic v Prestonpans Athletic            2-1 protested
1/4       Elphinstone Athletic v Prestonpans Athletic            3-3
8/4       Prestonpans Athletic v Elphinstone Athletic            2-1
18/3      Haddington Thistle v Prestonpans Thistle  2-1
 
Final
6/5       Haddington Thistle v Prestonpans Athletic 1-2
 
 
1893-94
First Round
4/11      Haddington St Leonardís v Dunbar Star                4-1
4/11      Ormiston Primrose v Elphinstone Athletic  0-7
4/11      Haddington Thistle v Macmerry Bluebell   wo-scr
4/11      Macmerry St Clair v Prestonpans Athletic  5-1
 
Second Round
2/12      Tranent United v Dunbar Star                  2-2
9/12      Dunbar Star v Tranent United                  3-1
 
Semi Final
13/1      Haddington Thistle v Dunbar Star                        3-1 protested
27/1      Haddington Thistle v Dunbar Star                        1-1
3/2       Dunbar Star v Haddington Thistle                        6-3
13/1      Elphinstoen Athletic v Macmerry St Clair   6-2
 
Final
24/2      Elphinstone Athletic v Dunbar Star                       2-1
 
 
1894-95
First Round
3/11      Dunbar Star v Prestonpans Athletic                      1-2
3/11      Elphinstone Athletic v Hearts of East Lothian         8-0
3/11      Tranent United v North Berwick Victoria   11-1
 
Semi Final
12/1      Prestonpans Athletic v Haddington Thistle 5-1 protested
16/2      Prestonpans Athletic v Haddington Thistle 1-1
2/3       Haddington Thistle v Prestonpans Athletic 1-5
            Prestonpans Athletic v
 
Final at Tranent (att 1200)
30/3      Elphinstone Athletic v Prestonpans Athletic
 
 
1895-96
First Round
26/10    Hearts of East Lothian v Ormiston Primrose          1-3
26/10    Prestonpans United v Dunbar Star                       2-1
26/10    Elphinstone Athletic v Tranent United                   3-2 protested
16/11    Elphinstone Athletic v Tranent United                   4-4
30/11    Tranent United v Elphinstone Athletic                   2-1
23/11    Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    1-3
 
Semi Final
21/12    Tranent United v Prestonpans United                   4-0
            Ormiston Primrose v Macmerry St Clair
 
Final at Haddington
7/3       Ormiston Primrose v Tranent United                    3-2
 
 
1896-97
First Round
14/11    Gifford Athletic v Prestonpans Athletic      0-5
14/11    Haddington Thistle v Tranent Rangers                  1-2 protested
5/12      Haddington Thistle v Tranent Rangers                  1-4
14/11    Macmerry St Clair v North Berwick Victoria          12-1
 
Semi Final
19/12    Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent Rangers   7-2 protested
30/1      Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent Rangers   3-0
19/12    Dunbar Star v Macmerry St Clair             1-3
 
Final at Haddington
6/3       Macmerry St Clair v Prestonpans Athletic  4-2
 
 
1897-98
First Round
25/9      North Berwick Victoria v Gifford Athletic   7-0
25/9      Tranent United v Prestonpans Athletic                  0-3
16/10    Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    1-6
 
Semi Final
20/11    Prestonpans Athletic v Macmerry St Clair  2-2
18/12    Macmerry St Clair v Prestonpans Athletic  2-3
20/11    North Berwick Victoria v Tranent Rangers            2-1
 
Final at Tranent
5/3       Prestonpans Athletic v North Berwick Victoria       8-0
 
 
1898-99
First Round
17/9      Prestonpans Athletic v Haddington Thistle 0-4
15/10    North Berwick Victoria v Macmerry St Clair          1-3 protested
26/11    North Berwick Victoria v Macmerry St Clair          3-1
 
Second Round
15/10    Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent United                  2-3 protested
19/11    Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent United                  2-4
 
Semi Final
3/12      Dunbar Star v Tranent United                  2-1
            Haddington Thistle v
 
Final at Tranent
25/2      Haddington Thistle v Dunbar Star                        2-1 protested
11/3      Dunbar Star v Haddington Thistle                        3-1
 
 
1899-00
First Round
21/10    Dunbar Star v Haddington Thistle                        1-1
28/10    Haddington Thistle v Dunbar Star                        3-4
 
2/12      Tranent United v Ormiston Athletic                      2-1
 
Semi Final
1/12      Haddington Thistlev Macmerry St Clair     3-1
9/12      Prestonpans Athletic v Dunbar Star                      7-0
 
Final  2nd game at Haddington
27/1      Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent United                  1-1
10/3      Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent United                  3-1
 
 
1900-01
First Round
20/10    Prestonpans Athletic v Tranent United                  0-1
 
Semi Final
1/12      Haddington Thistle v Macmerry St Clair    3-1
23/2      Tranent United v Ormiston Athletic                      6-0
 
Final
23/3      Tranent United v Haddington Thistle                    2-0
 
 
1901-02
Semi Final
1/3       Prestonpans Athletic v Haddington Amateurs        7-1
1/3       Haddington Thistle v Tranent United                    0-2
 
Final at Haddington
19/4      Tranent United v Prestonpans Athletic                  2-0
 
 
1902-03
Semi Final
14/3      Haddington Amateurs v Prestonpans Athletic        1-0 protested
18/4      Haddington Amateurs v Prestonpans Athletic        0-2
 
Final
            Prestonpans Athletic beat Ormiston Star
 
 
1903-04
 
20/2      Tranent United v Haddington Amateurs    2-3
 
Final
            Haddington beat Ormiston Star
 
 
 1904-1911 no competition
 
 
1911-12
Semi Final
6/4       Wemyss Athletic v Ormiston Star             5-0
27/4      Musselburgh Athletic v Tranent                2-2 (or 1-1)
 
Final at Tranent
3/6       Musselburgh Athletic v Wemyss Athletic   2-1
 
 
1912-13
Semi Final
31/5      Niddrie Bluebell v Wemyss Athletic                      1-1 at Musselburgh
3/6       Wemyss Athletic v Niddrie Bluebell                      3-1
 
Final at Musselburgh
7/6       Wemyss Athletic v Tranent                                 2-1
 
 
1913-14
Semi Final
18/4      Musselburgh Athletic v Wemyss Athletic   2-1 (att 1200)
11/5      Tranent v Niddrie Bluebell                                   1-2 (att 600)
 
Final
            Musselburgh Athletic v Niddrie Bluebell   
 
1919-20
Final
Wemyss Athletic beat Musselburgh Comrades

1920-21
Final
Musselburgh Bruntonians beat Tranent Juniors

1921-22
Final
Portobello Thistle beat Musselburgh Bruntonians

1922-23
Final
Musselburgh Bruntonians beat Edinburgh Emmet

1923-24 
Final
Musselburgh Bruntonians beat Portobello Thistle

1924-25 
Final
Edinburgh Emmet beat Wemyss Athletic

1925-26 
Final
Musselburgh Bruntonians beat Portobello Thistle

1926-27
Final
Dunbar United beat Linlithgow Rose