SEDSGL IS 25

EOSS25 TIMELINE

The 25th Anniversary Poster – Read more…..

The 25th EOSS Information Leaflet (page 1&4) – Read more…..

The 25th EOSS Information Leaflet (page 2&3) – Read more…..

SEDSGL 25th Anniversary Salver Presentation

SEDSGL 25th ANNIVERSARY SALVER & INSCRIPTION

SEDSGL 25th Anniversary Cup With Inscription
To be awarded annually to the club with the best 3-man team at the EOSS

FOUNDING FATHERS

old-golferThe League was founded in 1994. Eddie Dobson and Jim Stewart, two Senior Members at Glencorse were the leagues “Founding Fathers” READ MORE
The original League Rules were drawn up with the emphasis being that the League would “foster Seniors social golf in an amicable but competitive manner in the best golfing traditions”.

This ethos still holds good to-day and has been adopted in the League slogan.


SEDSGL TIMELINE & NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS

1994   Initial Meeting of 9 Clubs hosted by Glencorse
1995   Inaugural Season
Mortonhall are the first winners and receive the League Trophy presented by
Glencorse. Ravelston are the Runners-Up.
First End of Season Stableford held at Glencorse on Tuesday, 24th October.
1996   Merchants of Edinburgh admitted.
2005   Haddington admitted, bringing the number of Clubs to 11 and so creating a balance of 5 Home and 5 Away matches each season.
Broomieknowe establish the first website.
2009   Lothianburn go through the season undefeated with 8 wins and 2 draws.
2010   Mortonhall win League with a 100% record.
2011   The League Trophy is engraved as a tribute to the Founders with the words:
“In memory of the Founders Eddie Dobson and Jim Stewart, Glencorse Golf Club”.
2013   Lothianburn & Torphin Hill withdraw from the League.
2014   Prestonfield & Kingsknowe admitted.
Website reconstructed by Dave Simpson [Turnhouse]
2019   Inaugural Inter-District Cup with Linlithgowshire G A won by Harburn
25th Anniversary EOSS @ Kingsknowe
Prestonfield win the inaugural 25th Anniversary Cup
Mortonhall first SEDSGL winners of the LGASIDC
Second Tier Plinth added to SEDSGL Trophy