February 1974 General Election

Edinburgh Central

Labour hold / Robin Cook
Party Candidate Votes Percent Change
 LabourCook, Robin11,35437.8%-8.4%
 ConservativeJones, P10,39334.6%-4%
 LiberalScott, C4,18013.9%+6.7%
 SNPRae, AWS4,07413.6%+5.6%
Majority9613.2%-4.4%
Turnout30,00173.6%7.6%
Swing-2.2%