Scotland - Edinburgh Cup 1876-1881


Third oldest association football cup tournament in the world.

List of Finals

Season    Date          Winners                            Score Runners-Up
1875/76   11 Mar 1876   Third Edinburgh Rifle Volunteers     6-0 Thistle                
1876/77                 Third Edinburgh Rifle Volunteers     w/o Thistle [*1]
1877/78    9 Feb 1878   Heart of Midlothian                  0-0 Hibernian
          16 Feb 1878   Heart of Midlothian                  1-1 Hibernian
          23 Feb 1878   Heart of Midlothian                  1-1 Hibernian
           6 Apr 1878   Heart of Midlothian                  1-1 Hibernian
          20 Apr 1878   Heart of Midlothian                  3-2 Hibernian
1878/79    1 Mar 1879   Hibernian                            1-1 Heart of Midlothian                                 
          29 Mar 1879   Hibernian                            2-0 Heart of Midlothian  
1879/80    6 Mar 1880   Hibernian                            6-3 Dunfermline [*2]
          20 Mar 1880   Hibernian                            5-0 Dunfermline 
1880/81    2 Apr 1881   Hibernian                            1-0 St. Bernard's 

NB: after their third win in succession, Hibernian were awarded the trophy

Notes:
[*1] Thistle did not show up
[*2] annulled and replayed following protest by Dunfermline (not related to current
       club Dunfermline Athletic)

Number of Wins (6; lost finals (5) between square brackets).

 3 [ 1] Hibernian

 2 [ 1] Third Edinburgh Rifle Volunteers/St. Bernard's [*3]  

 1 [ 1] Heart of Midlothian 

   [ 1] Dunfermline 
   [ 1] Thistle [does not include no show 1877]

Note:
[*3] Third Edinburgh Rifle Volunteers became St. Bernard's in 1878

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Author: Hans Schöggl
Last updated: 12 May 2016

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