Election count gets underway in East Dunbartonshire

Ballot box
Ballot box

Candidates are starting to arrive at the Bishopbriggs Leisuredrome for what is expected to be a tight battle for the East Dunbartonshire constituency.

The ballots are currently being validated before the count starts - with Conservative candidate Andrew Polson and Green candidate Ross Greer looking on.

According to count officials the result is expected at around 2.20am. The final ballot papers arrived at around 11.30pm.

Keep an eye on our live election feed for all the latest from the count.