Category: League News

The latest news from the Edinburgh Softball League

Cup Week Start next week !!

Just a reminder that Cup week starts next week, games will be posted later today. All games will start at 7pm, Max runs per inning per team is 5 runs and coin toss win decide Home team.


Week 13 & 14

Couple close games in teh past couple weeks with Rally Caps having to go extra inning to take the win over Dodgers and Harr Hitters edging the win over Forgers.  Vultures moving into mid-table with 3 in a row.


Souls & Bolts had another winning week, Big games for both next week are Souls v Rally Caps and Bolts v Dohnuts

Week 11 & 12

Demons with a couple good wins in a row are now pushing their way up the Premier same can now be said for the Vultures who not only notched up two wins in two weeks but slowed the Juggernaut of the Bolts from sealing the win in week 11.


Week 12 Did see the Bolts take the Division 1 title with an impressive win over the Forgers. A strong season from the Bolts and sure they have their eye on the Handicap Cup and possible  ESL One day… watch this space


Edinburgh v Glasgow M8 2019

This years M8 event has been confirmed for Saturday 17th August.

4 games will be played, Male and Female single sex games and D1 Co-ed v Glasgow  and Premier Co-ed v Glasgow games.

Team Captains are –

D1 Brian Gilhooly

Premier Neil Wardrope


BBQ and fun to be had!

Please join us in supporting ESL

Week 9 & 10

Weeks 9 & 10 see the Premier start the 2nd half and Div1 getting close to their 2nd round completion… Couple “High” scoring very close games this week with Bolts pipping the Nuts by 1 run and the Demons doing the same to the Storks.


Next week could see the chance for Bolts to win Division 1

Week 8

Week 8
Couple big games, Souls beating Rally Caps in a one sided 4 inning affair but what must be game of the week, Capitals coming back to score 10 runs in the top of the 7th and hold off Storks for a 17-14 win.
More Wins for Bolts and Harr Hitters but sadly more rain delays at the end of the week.
This week sees Premier start it’s 2nd half with Capitals v Dodgers and Storks v Rally Caps and both teams looking to reverse the 1st round results.
Game of the week in D1 could be Harr Hitters v Forgers , Forgers have been on and off the boil this season which team will turn up this week…

Week 7

Big week in Div1 last week with Vandals getting their first win on the board and does look like a battle has started in Div1 but is it for 1st or 2nd …Place as Harr Hitter took the win over the Nuts and Bolts keep winning

Premier saw a wash out for Souls v Storks and a forfeit from Demons to Rally Caps, Big week ahead as Souls play Rally Caps Monday and only one team will be top by the end of the week.