Edward H. Riddell
Edward H. Riddell
A. Player

born in Scotland

Edward Hunter Riddell was born on Wednesday, 26th December, 1883, in Glasgow.

The defender signed for George Easton's Thistle on Wednesday, 13th November, 1907, having most recently been with St Mirren.

Aged 23, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 16th November, 1907, in a 2-1 defeat at home to Rangers in the SFL First Division.

Edward scored his first goal for Thistle on Saturday, 7th December, 1907, in a 2-0 win at home to Third Lanark in the SFL First Division.

He scored the last of his 7 goals on Saturday, 19th December, 1908, in a 2-2 draw away to Port Glasgow Athletic in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Friday, 1st January, 1909, in a 3-1 defeat away to Falkirk in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 35 occasions.

His club-list included St Mirren, Partick Thistle and Clyde.

Edward died on Thursday, 31st October, 1946, in Glasgow, aged 62.

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Age Goal(s) Match
23y, 11m, 11d goal.png 07.12.1907 Third Lanark [h] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 15)
23y, 11m, 18d goal.pnggoal.png 14.12.1907 Airdrieonians [a] L2-7 (SFL First Division - game 16)
24y, 2m, 10d goal.png 07.03.1908 Port Glasgow Athletic [h] D1-1 (SFL First Division - game 25)
24y, 9m, 21d goal.png 17.10.1908 St Mirren [a] L2-4 (SFL First Division - game 9)
24y, 11m, 9d goal.png 05.12.1908 St Mirren [h] L2-3 (SFL First Division - game 16)
24y, 11m, 23d goal.png 19.12.1908 Port Glasgow Athletic [a] D2-2 (SFL First Division - game 18)

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