Ainslie Park is a football stadium located in Edinburgh, Scotland, which is the home ground of Lowland Football League club Spartans. Scottish League Two club Edinburgh City played at the ground between 2017 and 2021, while Meadowbank Stadium was being redeveloped.
|Location||Pilton Drive, Edinburgh, Scotland|
|Capacity||3,534 (534 seated)|
In March 2017, Edinburgh City reached an agreement with Spartans to use Ainslie Park for three seasons while Meadowbank Stadium is being redeveloped. This arrangement continued until 2021, when Edinburgh City returned to Meadowbank.
Ainslie Park on Pilton Drive in north Edinburgh is the home ground of Spartans, part of their Community Football Academy. The new facility incorporates a fully enclosed stadium which meets SFA and SFL criteria, with an artificial pitch, floodlights, seating for 504 spectators and an overall capacity of 3,000. Another full size, floodlit artificial pitch sits adjacent to the main playing area and the accommodation incorporates six changing rooms, a club room, committee room and a physio room. The Club ground holds a PA system and a bar for spectators.
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- "Ainslie Park". Spartans FC. Retrieved 1 May 2017.