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John Edgar Squad Index
Information:
1904-05 Squad Number:
8
Position:
Inside Left
Birthplace:
Glasgow
Career History:
Parkhead
Arsenal 10-1901
Airdrie 10-06-1903
Third Lanark 18-08-1904
Aberdeen 11-11-1904, OTT - 30-04-1909
Re-instated Amatateur - 8-11-1909
Hibs (Trial) 16-09-09-4-10-09
Aberdeen 12-11-1909, Released - 30-04-1915
Montrose 29-10-1919
Montrose President - 22-04-1919
 
Profile:
"Johnny Edgar we decree
Should be spelt without a "d."
Johnny Edgar, Johnny Eager,
Not a better Scottish Leaguer
On the inside left than he."

Source: Bon-Accord, 16th February 1906

Johnny played as an amateur, and towards the end of his playing days became the Pittodrie reserve team manager.

Senior Aberdeen Debut: show all appearances
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
10/12/1904
Aberdeen 1-2 Hamilton
Div 2 (Old) 1,000 Start

Appearances
Season League League Cup Scottish Cup Europe Total Other
  App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals App Sub Goals
1912-13
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1911-12
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
1910-11
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
1909-10
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
0
0
1908-09
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
1906-07
15
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
15
0
2
8
0
0
1905-06
23
0
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
25
0
4
5
0
0
1904-05
15
0
3
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
17
0
3
10
0
4
Totals:
56
0
9
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
0
60
0
9
32
0
5
Total Appearances/Goals: 60 9