Lasswade Thistle FC

Developing the footballers of the future

About Us

Established in 2011, Lasswade Thistle is a community based football club, that is founded on friendship, fun and the development of the children in our community. The club is open to everybody and continues to grow as a result of hard work put in by a large group of dedicated volunteers and a wider network of families from across Midlothian. Our vision and objectives include:

• To encourage, grow and develop the children of our community through physical activity and create a sense of belonging.

• To provide the opportunity for children to play football at all levels from the highest competitive levels nationally, as well as providing recreational football for children to play with their friends.

• Through our extensive and highly qualified volunteer coaches, provide focused training and development opportunities for all children and create player pathways for all.

• To work with the SYFA, our local schools and community groups to develop and support opportunities for ongoing participation in football and physical activity.

• To encourage new groups of volunteers and children to join the club, with the aim to develop new teams and age groups as the club grows.

• With the crucial support of Midlothian Council, work in collaboration to develop and deliver all aspects of their, Physical Activity Sport and Health Strategy.

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RT @Thistle2007: Would be great to see lots of folk along to support the boys in a huge game 🤞🇾🇪

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RT @MidlothianView: Lasswade Thistle under 15s are playing in the semi-final of the Scottish Cup on Sunday. 400+ teams entered and now t…

LasswadeThistle FC - The Official Account

RT @Thistle2007: The big one!! Scottish Cup semi-final next weekend. Get along and support the boys in what will be a great game! Game play…

Latest News

  • gregor robinson


    Gregor Robinson makes his 50th Appearance today for the 2005 Reds.

    49 Starts 

    1 Sub Appearance 

    4 Goals.



    Our new club website has been launched, designed by Midlothian Web Design

  • two players sign for hibs

    Callum Reissv2

    Congratulations to Calum and Reiss who will be leaving Lasswade and signing with Hibs

  • bailey signs for rangers

    Bailey McKenzie

    Congratulations to Bailey McKenzie on signing for Glasgow Rangers, after excelling in our 2005 Division 1 squad. Bailey now has a fantastic opportunity to develop further as a player. Everyone at Lasswade Thistle FC wish him all the very best with Glasgow Rangers..

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Lasswade Thistle Football Club
2 Cousland Road
EH22 2PS

Training DAYS

2005 1st Div Squad Mon Wed Fri

2005 2nd Div Squad Tues Thu

2005 4th Div Squad Mon Wed