General election 2024

Edinburgh South

Tactical voting recommendation


Notional 2019 election result

  Labour 46.3%

  SNP 27%

  Tories 16.2%

  Lib Dem 7.6%

  Green 2.8%

About notional results

The boundaries of this constituency have changed. This 'notional' result aims to calculate what the result in the 2019 general election would have been if this constituency had existed at the time.

This constituency is made up of 7% Edinburgh East (2019), 93% Edinburgh South (2019).

For more details on the calculation see the method page.

This seat is a contest between two progressive parties. Vote for whichever you prefer.

Poll check

This election has seen a large amount of polling. Our recommendations are not based on polling, but we do check to spot possible errors. This is what the pollsters say here:

Pollster Winner Runner-up Implied tactical
YouGov Labour 55% SNP 16% None
Survation Labour 66% SNP 10% None
Ipsos Labour 51% SNP 19% None
Savanta Labour 65% SNP 15% None
Focaldata Labour 55% SNP 16% None
WeThink Labour 54% SNP 12% None
Electoral Calculus Labour 60% SNP 14% None
More in Common Labour 61% SNP 12% None
JL Partners Labour 52% SNP 16% None

Thank you to Apogee for collating the polls.

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