The candidates have now been confirmed for the Edinburgh South West constituency.

SNP’s Joanna Cherry QC was elected in 2015 and 2017 with a majority of 8,135 in 2015 and 1,097 in 2017.

The candidates are as follows :

BALLANTINE, David Craig – Brexit Party
BROWN, Mev – Social Democratic Party Scotland
CHERRY, Joanna Catherine – Scottish National Party (SNP)
COOKE, Sophie – Scottish Labour Party
INGLIS, Tom – Scottish Liberal Democrats
LAIDLAW, Callum Arron – Scottish Conservative and Unionist
PARKER, Ben – Scottish Green Party