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16 February Highland League dates and results from 1893-1993, plus 2001-2004, are now on the site.

1 February Gordon Hunter has supplied a number of missing results for the 1968-69 Scottish (Reserve) League, Combined Reserve League and Scottish 2nd XI Cup

28 January Highland League results for season 1978-79 added

28 January Highland League results for seasons 1956-57, 1960-61 have been added by Bobby McNally, while I've compiled grids for  2001-02 and 2002-03.

23 January Highland League results for season 1961-62 added.

19 January Highland League dates and results for seasons 1893-1950, 1954-55, 1957-1960 and 1964 1978 are now on the site. Many thanks go to Bobby McNally and Scott Husband for their invaluable help to fill in a great many gaps. Work is ongoing to get the post-1978 seasons uploaded while we continue to research the missing 1950s and 1960s seasons.

Inverness Cup and the North Caledonian League are also updated

3 January 1954-55, 1957-1960 and 1964-1968 Highland League results added. Many thanks go to Scott Husband and Bobby McNally for their help with the 1950s seasons and in supplying a number of missing results and dates for the previous seasons.

26 December 1949-50 Highland League results added.

Pattison Cup results for the 1895-1901 seasons are now completed. Thereafter the competition was re-organised as the Inverness Cup

Results for the 1949-50 Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup, Inverness Charity Cup and Nairn & District Cup added.

1980s-1990s Renfrewshire Cup results updated

24 December 1947-48 and 1948-49 Highland League results added. The latter season has been a bit of a headache. Despite numerous re-checks, the results from the contemporary press reports don't tally up with the previously published final table. I've shown both tables here.

1947-48 and 1948-49 Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup, Nairn & District Cup, Inverness Charity Cup and the abandoned 1949 Inverness Cup added.

1948-49 Campbell Charity Cup wo by Elgin City added

Again, many thanks to Ian Coull for his help.

Scott Husband has been researching his dad's football career and has sent me the Highland League results grids for seasons 1957-1960 which I'll add to the archive in the new year.

20 December thanks to Ian Coull, the 1946-47 Highland League has had more results added to the grid and there are only 14 results left to uncover.

19 December Dates and results for the 1990s Lanarkshire Cup competitions updated

1945-46 North of Scotland League and 1946-47 Highland League results added. There are still a few results left to uncover therefore that season's accompanying league table has not been checked for any errors.

1945-46 and 1946-47 Aberdeenshire & District League and Commercial Cup added.

The missing 1966-67 North of Scotland Cup results added.

The club title, Inverness Caledonian, has been amended to simply Caledonian in most relevant pages. Other references will be adjusted in due course

16 December 1939-40 Highland League, Central Highland League and North Highland League results added.

1939-40 Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup and Inverness Cup updated and amended.

1939-40 Ness Cup and  Nairn & District Cup added

1939-40 Inverness Sports Bed Cup added

14 December 1937-38 and 1938-39 Highland League results added.

1937-38 and 1938-39 Aberdeenshire & District League, Inverness Charity Cup and Inverness Cup all updated and amended.

1937-38 and 1938-39  Nairn & District Cup added

1937-38 and 1938-39  Inverness Sports Bed Cup added

12 December 1936-37 Highland League results added.

1936-37 Aberdeenshire & District League, Inverness Charity Cup and Inverness Cup all updated and amended.

1936-37 Nairn & District Cup added

1936-37 Inverness Sports Bed Cup added

12 December 1935-36 Highland League results added.

1935-36 Aberdeenshire & District League, Inverness Charity Cup and Inverness Cup all updated and amended.

1935-36 Nairn & District Cup added

1934-35 Inverness Sports Bed Cup added

11 December 1934-35 Highland League results added.

1934-35 Nairn & District Cup, Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup (competition unfinished) and Inverness Cup all updated and amended

10 December 1933-34 Highland League results added.

1933-34 Nairn & District Cup, Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup (Aberdeenshire League competition), Inverness Cup, Inverness Charity Cup and Inverness Sports Bed Cup all updated and amended

8 December 1932-33 Highland League results added.

1932-33 Nairn & District Cup, Aberdeenshire & District League, Commercial Cup (Aberdeenshire League competition), Inverness Cup, Inverness Charity Cup and Inverness Sports Bed Cup all updated and amended





UPDATED: 25 October 2023

This spreadsheet contains all known tables and memberships of Senior and Junior leagues since since 1890.

Updated to include 2022-23 season and constitutions for 2023-24


UPDATED: 9 October 2023Extensive listing of virtually every Senior and Junior club to have existed since the 1850s


UPDATED: 8 June 2023

This spreadsheet contains all known tables and memberships of the national women's leagues since 1972. A separate tab also lists each club's record season-by-season

All corrections, amendments and additions, especially for the 1972-1982 period are most welcome!


UPDATED: 26 July 2023

Very much a work-in-progress, Douglas Gorman has compiled an excel spreadsheet of the record attendances of Scottish Junior clubs.

If you can contribute to this ongoing project in any way please contact me


1886-1900   **UPDATED  12 March 2023**
1900-1910   **UPDATED  12 March 2023**
1910-1920    **UPDATED  12 March 2023**
1920-1925    **UPDATED 12 March 2023**
1925-1930    **UPDATED 13 March 2023**
1930-1940    **UPDATED 9 October 2021**
1940-1950    **UPDATED 5 March 2023**

1950-2012 see Stewart's books

2012-date Wikipedia entries


Stewart Davidson has been working on this over the last 20 years and has published books covering the years from 1950 onwards (see the advert below for more details). To complete the project he has generously allowed the SFHA to host the remaining years from 1886 to 1950. There are also two QUERIES LISTS of ties for which we have no results for, please have a look, ANY help regarding these are most welcome. Stewart would also like to thank the following for their input over the years: Tom McGouran, Stuart Robertson, John Aitken, Gordon Baird, Eaaton Thain, Gordon Hunter, Harry Smith, Brian McColl, Peter Cogle, Alick Milne, Malcolm Pagan, Paul Crankshaw, Alun Urquhart, David Fasken. Thanks to Bob Beresford for his corrections to the various Shotts clubs' results and Stuart McBay for his input on Clydebank.



Tom McGouran is researching the above competition with the intent of publishing the work soon. To this end he has compiled a Queries List. Please have a look, any help is most welcome

Douglas Gorman and Tom McGouran have compiled the most comprehensive record of Scotland's junior international football team, Junior Scotland 1889 to 2019: The Players and Matches is available from LULU.COM

An excel spreadsheet giving a summary account of this (dates, line-ups, scorers etc) can be accessed HERE

To help fill in the missing information, they have compiled a NEEDS LIST. Please have a look and if you can help in any way please email me and I will forward it on to them.


Developed by Stewart Mathers for Android devices

Information on all past and present league clubs, from Aberdeen to Vale of Leven
Images of current club strips or that worn by former clubs prior to leaving the league
Club League appearances and titles summary
Selectable season-by-season club final standings for quick full table and results access
Miscellaneous records for both Tier 1 and All Tiers leagues, e.g. highest win, defeat etc.
Display of historic ground locations, where known, on present and old offline maps
Quick launch of clubs' official websites and history pages
League tables and results for all divisions from 1890 to 2022
Table modes for Home & Away records, Goal Ave. or Difference (season specific)
League date navigation for viewing table standings and results for any match day
Colour coded Elected, Demoted, Promoted and Relegated clubs
Full end-of-season play-off results
Club's season league results options of All, Home, or Away display format


Fifth Edition now available. 

Listing the champions of over a thousand league and non-league competitions, this edition, the first in nearly a decade now features the principal winners of amateur, welfare and juvenile football. Women's football is also included

Copies available from (NOTE the option to change the price from US$ to GBP is at the foot of the page)

The Winners


was at the forefront of publishing research on Junior and Senior non-league football, the annual SNLR yearbook, the 'Bible of Non League football', being a must have.

Stewart Davidson decided to 'retire' after 30 years at the helm and has a number of his publications still available for sale at discounted prices. These booklets are hard to come by and contain a plethora of historical material; club histories, sourcebooks, league and cup histories including a complete record of the Scottish Qualifying Cup. Also available are the complete Scottish Junior Cup results from 1950 to date.

Stewart has UPDATED his list of the available books, please take a look and grab yourself a bargain!