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John Edgar Squad Index
Information:
1913-14 Squad Number:
10
Position:
Inside Left
Birthplace:
Glasgow
Career History:
Parkhead
Arsenal October 1901
Airdrie June 1903
Third Lanark August 1904
Aberdeen 11th November 1904, Open to transfer 30th April 1909
Returned to amateur ranks November 1909
Hibs (On Trial) September 1909-October-09
Aberdeen 12th November 1909, Released 30th April 1915
Montrose october 1919
Montrose President April 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.

Appearances: show debut only
Date Result Competition Venue Att. Age at Debut Type
10/12/1904
Aberdeen 1-2 Hamilton
Div 2 (Old) 1,000 Start
14/12/1904
Aberdeen 1-1 Aberdeen University
Benefit Match Start
17/12/1904
Clyde 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 1,000 Start
24/12/1904
St. Bernards 0-3 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 2,000 Start
31/12/1904
Aberdeen 3-0 East Stirlingshire
Div 2 (Old) 3,000 Start
02/01/1905
Aberdeen 6-2 St. Bernards
East Scotland League Start
03/01/1905
Aberdeen 3-1 Hibernian
East Scotland League 5,000 Start
07/01/1905
Raith Rovers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 2,000 Start
14/01/1905
Albion Rovers 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 3,000 Start
21/01/1905
Aberdeen 1-1 St. Bernards
Div 2 (Old) 3,000 Start
04/02/1905
Abercorn 3-1 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 2,000 Start
18/02/1905
Aberdeen 6-1 Bathgate
Scottish Cup R2 REP 7,000 Start
22/02/1905
Kingseat Asylum Club 2-7 Aberdeen
Friendly Start
25/02/1905
Third Lanark 4-1 Aberdeen
Scottish Cup R3 10,000 Start
04/03/1905
Aberdeen 7-2 Albion Rovers
Div 2 (Old) 5,500 Start
11/03/1905
Arthurlie 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 1,000 Start
18/03/1905
Leith Athletic 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 1,500 Start
25/03/1905
Aberdeen 2-0 Ayr United
Div 2 (Old) 2,500 Start
01/04/1905
Falkirk 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 2 (Old) 1,000 Start
08/04/1905
Aberdeen 0-0 Arthurlie
Div 2 (Old) 3,000 Start
12/04/1905
Aberdeen 1-2 Aberdeenshire FA Select
Benefit Match Start
15/04/1905
Aberdeen 0-0 Leith Athletic
Div 2 (Old) 2,000 Start
22/04/1905
Leith Athletic 2-0 Aberdeen
East Scotland League Start
29/04/1905
Dundee 2-1 Aberdeen
East Scotland League Start
01/05/1905
Aberdeen 3-1 Heart of Midlothian
East Scotland League 5,000 Start
13/05/1905
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
East Scotland League 3,000 Start
17/05/1905
Aberdeen 1-3 Aberdeen A
Fleming Charity Shield F Start
15/08/1905
Aberdeen 0-0 St. Bernards
East Scotland League 2,500 Start
16/09/1905
Aberdeen 2-1 Hibernian
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
23/09/1905
Airdrie 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
25/09/1905
Aberdeen 2-2 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
30/09/1905
St. Mirren 4-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
07/10/1905
Aberdeen 1-0 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
14/10/1905
Third Lanark 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
21/10/1905
Aberdeen 2-2 Port Glasgow
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
28/10/1905
Heart of Midlothian 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
04/11/1905
Aberdeen 3-0 Morton
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
18/11/1905
Dundee 6-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
25/11/1905
Aberdeen 1-2 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
02/12/1905
Aberdeen 2-1 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
09/12/1905
Celtic 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
16/12/1905
Aberdeen 1-1 Rangers
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
23/12/1905
Aberdeen 2-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
30/12/1905
Kilmarnock 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
02/01/1906
Hibernian 1-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
06/01/1906
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee
Div 1 (Old) 9,000 Start
13/01/1906
Motherwell 3-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
20/01/1906
Queens Park 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
27/01/1906
Aberdeen 3-0 Dunfermline Athletic
Scottish Cup R1 6,000 Start
03/02/1906
Morton 2-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
10/02/1906
Aberdeen 2-3 Rangers
Scottish Cup R2 11,023 Start
17/02/1906
Aberdeen 1-2 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 8,000 Start
24/02/1906
Aberdeen 2-2 Motherwell
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
16/04/1906
Aberdeen 4-2 West Norwood
Friendly Start
05/05/1906
Aberdeen 2-0 Hibernian
East Scotland League 2,500 Start
07/05/1906
Aberdeen 1-2 Dundee
High Cup 3,000 Start
19/05/1906
Aberdeen 3-1 North of Scotland
Fleming Charity Shield Start
15/08/1906
Heart of Midlothian 3-3 Aberdeen
East Scotland League 5,000 Start
18/08/1906
Hibernian 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
22/08/1906
Aberdeen 2-4 Dundee
East Scotland League 3,000 Start
25/08/1906
Aberdeen 0-2 Third Lanark
Div 1 (Old) 4,500 Start
01/09/1906
Rangers 6-2 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 10,000 Start
08/09/1906
Aberdeen 4-2 St. Mirren
Div 1 (Old) 5,500 Start
10/09/1906
Aberdeen 6-1 Falkirk
East Scotland League 4,000 Start
15/09/1906
Morton 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
22/09/1906
Aberdeen 0-0 Airdrie
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
24/09/1906
Aberdeen 2-1 Queens Park
Div 1 (Old) 1,200 Start
27/09/1906
Aberdeen 2-0 Heart of Midlothian
East Scotland League 8,000 Start
06/10/1906
Aberdeen 0-0 Falkirk
Div 1 (Old) 5,000 Start
13/10/1906
Celtic 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 14,000 Start
20/10/1906
Aberdeen 0-0 Partick Thistle
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
27/10/1906
Kilmarnock 1-3 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 3,000 Start
03/11/1906
Aberdeen 2-3 Heart of Midlothian
Div 1 (Old) 6,500 Start
10/11/1906
Dundee 0-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 12,000 Start
24/11/1906
Aberdeen 1-0 Port Glasgow
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
06/03/1907
Aberdeen 4-1 Aberdeen University
Benefit Match 350 Start
13/03/1907
Aberdeen 4-1 East End
Friendly Start
02/05/1907
Aberdeen 1-0 Peterhead
Fleming Charity Shield Start
04/05/1907
Queens Park 2-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 2,000 Start
13/05/1907
Dundee 1-1 Aberdeen
High Cup 2L Start
10/04/1909
Peterhead 1-1 Aberdeen
Friendly Start
08/05/1909
Aberdeen 2-0 Peterhead
Fleming Charity Shield F 1,800 Start
04/01/1910
Aberdeen 3-2 Dundee
Benefit Match 5,000 Start
07/05/1910
Aberdeen 3-0 Banff
Fleming Charity Shield SF 500 Start
14/05/1910
Aberdeen 2-1 Fraserburgh
Fleming Charity Shield F Start
07/09/1910
Aberdeen 6-2 Aberdeenshire Cricket Club
Friendly Start
03/10/1910
Dundee 2-3 Aberdeen
Robertson Cup 5,000 Start
07/01/1911
Falkirk 1-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 7,000 Start
01/01/1912
Morton 2-1 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 6,000 Start
27/04/1912
Kilmarnock 3-0 Aberdeen
Div 1 (Old) 4,000 Start
06/05/1912
Aberdeen 3-3 Aberdeen University
Fleming Charity Shield F Start
21/08/1912
Dundee 4-1 Aberdeen
Benefit Match 2,000 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