News posted in Obituaries

It was with much sadness that we heard that Elaine Burnett passed away at the end of last week, following a long illness.

Posted on Wednesday, 24 January 2018 @ 16:50

We are saddened to share with you the news that Mike Marwick passed away on Saturday 28 October. The funeral is at 13:00 this Friday, 10 November, at Mortonhall Crematorium, Main Chapel.

Posted on Wednesday, 08 November 2017 @ 15:24

For those of you who knew Alan Burns but were unable to attend his funeral, his family have kindly allowed us to share his eulogy. There is also an opportunity to donate to a plaque in Alan's memory.

Posted on Friday, 26 May 2017 @ 15:43

We are saddened to hear that Alan Burns passed away earlier this week. His funeral is in Whitehills next Wednesday, 26 April, and Club members wishing to pay their respects will be most welcome to attend.

Posted on Thursday, 20 April 2017 @ 19:33

We are saddened to hear that Jeannette Park passed away earlier this week after a short illness.

Posted on Saturday, 03 December 2016 @ 22:47

It is with deep sadness that we share with members the news of the death of Accies' stalwart and 'gateman' John Cochran earlier this week. His funeral is at 1.30pm on Thursday 28 April at Portobello & Joppa Parish Church.

Posted on Tuesday, 19 April 2016 @ 17:02

We were sorry to hear of the passing of Dr David Douglas Walker at home, on Friday 25 September.

Posted on Thursday, 01 October 2015 @ 22:13

We were saddened to hear of the passing of Lt General Sir Robert Richardson on 21 November.

Posted on Thursday, 04 December 2014 @ 17:19

Last week I was saddened to hear of the death at 93 of a Bradford RFC, Bradford and Bingley and Yorkshire stalwart, Leslie 'Legs' Bentley, who some of our older members will no doubt remember...

Posted on Wednesday, 05 November 2014 @ 21:42

We are saddened to hear of the passing of ex-Accies captain, John Marshall, on Saturday 26th July, at the age of 82.

Posted on Friday, 01 August 2014 @ 11:21

We are very saddend to hear Keith Paterson-Brown passed away on Tuesday 27 May, aged 85.

Posted on Tuesday, 27 May 2014 @ 18:06

We were saddened to hear last week that Robin C Morrison passed away after a short illness, aged 69. Accies was a huge part of Robins's life and ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 April 2014 @ 17:38

Richard's family have respectfully asked for a private funeral, but there will be a memorial service held to celebrate Richard's life in the near future, details ------

Posted on Monday, 26 December 2011 @ 23:33

We are deeply saddened to hear earlier this week of the tragic death of Richard 'Bumpy' Porter at the young age of 45. Richard first came to Edinburgh from Kilmarnock Academy in the mid 1980s to study ------

Posted on Tuesday, 20 December 2011 @ 14:48

We were very sad today to hear of the sudden death of former Accies player Stephen Cully, last Friday, at Tulliallan Police College in Fife. ------

Posted on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 @ 19:30

We are saddened to learn of the death of Bill Hogg, who passed away at his Edinburgh home at the weekend. He was 70 ...........

Posted on Monday, 31 January 2011 @ 16:48