Seryfa News

U16s Training Session CANCELLED

The SERYFA U16s training session that was arranged for Friday 15th December at Forrester High School has been cancelled. All players own team secretaries have been advised by e-mail to advise the players that were selected.

We hope to rearrange a session early in the New Year. 

We would like to wish the Coaches, Players and their parents a Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year.

Fraser Lawson SERYFA President

GAME OFF - U13s SERYFA v Hibernian FC Wednesday 13th December

We have just received information from Hibernian FC that our U13s friendly match that was due to be played at HTC East Mains has been cancalled due to the weather. The 3g pitch at East Mains has been frozen over the last couple of days and with the cold weather to continue the game has been called off. Hibs have said they will try to rearrange the fixture early in the new year. The secretaries of all the players selected have been notified of the situation by e-mail.

We would like to wish all the players and their parents a Merry Chrismas and a Happy New Year

U15s to U19s Monthly Meeting, Monday11th December 2017

The U15s to U19s Monthly meeting will be held on MONDAY 11TH DECEMBER 2017

Reminder that December meeting for the U15s to U19s will be held on Monday 11th December 2017

The meeting will be held at the Jewel Miners Welfare Society & Social Club, 56-60 Duddingston Park South Edinburgh EH15 3LJ the meeting will start at 7pm.

All teams are requested to attend. If the are unable to attend please advise the League Secretary before 4pm on day of meeting

SFA registration system for clubs/teams closing for development and upgrade

We received this important information by e-mail this afternoon.

SFA registration system for clubs/teams closing for development and upgrade

To all league secretaries

SYFA Approved Sports First Aid training - New delivery.Date 9th December 2017 @ Bathgate

SYFA approved first aid training

There are still places available on the December course but it's filling up.  
The course we are running is in Bathgate on Saturday the 9th of December.

If you would like more information on the course content or other dates Call us on - 01506 632851 (between 0900 and 1700 Monday to Friday) or email is on

Sad New Re Joe Clapperton Edinburgh South 2005s

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the passing of Edinburgh South 2005 player Joe Clapperton. Our thoughts are with all his family and friends at this difficult time. This includes his two younger brothers who are also at the club.

Teams wishing to concede cup ties - important information

As discussed at the monthly meetings where teams are drawn against a team from a higher league.

Due to the number of last minute cup tie games being conceded at last minute, it was discussed at the monthly meeting that any team not wishing to play the tie and award it to their opponent should notify the League Secretary that they wish to concede the tie at the time of the cup draw or soon after, rather than wait till the game is cast on the website.

SPORTSassist South East Region Cup - Important Information

The SPORTSassist South East Region Cup kicks off this weekend for most teams and we would like to remind all team secretaries and referees about the change of rule that has taken place regarding this cup competition.

If the game is a draw at the end of the regulation time for each age group the TIE GOES STRAIGHT TO PENALTY KICKS. (No extra time will be played)

Good luck to all teams

Announcement Re SYFA Chief Executive

Please find below an announcement from the SYFA Board regarding the Chief Executive which will be posted on the website.

Reminder to use correct team lines for Scottish Cup Ties

This is a reminder for all teams playing Scottish Cup ties this weekend.

Teams must use the correct team lines that are issued for Scottish Cup Ties.

We would like to wish all teams playing in the Scottish Cup the best of luck