Leith Burgh Cup

including the Leith Burghs Shield

 

Page created: 5 July 2020

Updated:

 

The Leith Burgh Cup was a competition for Senior clubs in Leith.

 

The Leith Burghs Shield was a tie played between Leith (formerly Leith Athletic) and Leith Amateurs for a trophy presented by Sir Richard Mackie

 

 

Winners

 

Leith Burgh Cup

1885-86 Royal Oak

1886-87 Leith Harp

1887-88 Leith Harp

1888-89 Leith Harp

 

Leith Burghs Shield

1912-13 Leith

1913-14 Leith

 

 

 

                    

1885-86 Leith Burgh Cup

Semi-final

17 Apr Royal Oak v Trafalgar 6-1

3 Apr Leith Thistle v Leith Harp 2-1 at Easter Road, protest

24 Apr Leith Harp v Leith Thistle 4-1 at Easter Road

 

Final at Easter Road, Edinburgh

15 May Royal Oak v Leith Thistle 4-3

 

 

 

 

1886-87 Leith Burgh Cup

First round

5 Mar Our Boys v Wellington 2-1

12 Mar Leith Harp v Royal Oak 3-1 at Easter Road

5 Mar Leith Thistle v Persevere

Wanderers v Claremont Park

 

Semi-final

19 Mar Claremont Park v Our Boys 6-1 at Seafield

29 Apr Leith Harp v Leith Thistle 7-0 at Easter Road

 

Final at Easter Road

20 May Leith Harp v Claremont Park 5-2

 

 

 

 

1887-88 Leith Burgh Cup

Semi-final

17 Mar Leith Athletic v Claremont Park 4-2

3 Mar Leith Wanderers v Leith Harp 4-2

14 Apr Leith Wanderers v Leith Harp

 

Final at Easter Road

4 May Leith Harp v Leith Athletic 3-1

 

 

 

 

 

1888-89 Leith Burgh Cup

Final

11 May Leith Harp v Claremont Park v Leith Harp       protest

25 May Leith Harp v Claremont Park       at Tynecastle Park

 

1912-13 Leith Burghs Shield

2 legs

5 Apr Leith Amateurs v Leith 1-3

26 Apr Leith v Leith Amateurs 1-1 at Logie Green

1913-14 Leith Burghs Shield

2 legs

11 Apr Leith Amateurs v Leith 1-3

          Leith v Leith Amateurs