Away From The Numbers

EAST FIFE FOOTBALL CLUB -
THE MANAGERS AND CHAIRMEN

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Managers | Chairmen

MANAGERS:



Thomas Neill

  1903 - 1911    THOMAS NEILL

  Note: Officially Club Secretary as no formal   manager was appointed until the Club   became a limited company in 1911

Dave McLean - East Fife Manager 1911 - 1929

  1911 - 1929    DAVE McLEAN

  Honours: 1 Qualifying Cup, 1 Scottish Cup   Final

Walter Robertson - East Fife Manager 1929 - 1931

  1929 - 1931    WALTER ROBERTSON

  Honours: 1 Promotion

Dave McLean - East Fife Manager 1931 - 1941

  1931 - 1941    DAVE McLEAN

  Honours: 1 Scottish Cup

John McArthur

  1941 - 1947    JOHN McARTHUR

  Note: No official manager was in place after   Dave McLean left with it being wartime so   Chairman McArthur took on the day to day   running of the Club as well

Scot Symon - East Fife Manager 1947 - 1953

  1947 - 1953    SCOT SYMON

  First Game: H v Stirling (Lge Cup 9/8/47)

  Last Game: H v Hearts (Lge 28/4/53)

  Record: P 244 / W 139 / D 40 / L 65

  Win Percentage: 57%

  Honours: 2 League Cups, 1 B Division   Championship, 2 Supplementary Cups

Jerry Dawson - East Fife Manager 1953 - 1958

  1953 - 1958    JERRY DAWSON

  First Game: A v Airdrie (Lge Cup 8/8/53)

  Last Game: A v Dundee (Lge 30/4/58)

  Record: P 206 / W 72 / D 32 / L 102

  Win Percentage: 35%

  Honours: 1 League Cup

Charlie McCaig - East Fife Manager 1958 - 1963

  1958 - 1963    CHARLIE McCAIG

  First Game: H v Dunfermline (LC 9/8/58)

  Last Game: H v Hamilton (Lge 13/4/63)

  Record: P 219 / W 86 / D 34 / L 99

  Win Percentage: 39%

Jimmy Bonthrone - East Fife Manager 1963 - 1969

  1963 - 1969    JIMMY BONTHRONE

  First Game: H v Stranraer (Lge 17/4/63)

  Last Game: A v Forfar (Lge 26/4/69)

  Record: P 282 / W 142 / D 52 / L 88

  Win Percentage: 50%



Bill Baxter - East Fife Manager 1969 - 1970

  1969 - 1970    BILL BAXTER

  First Game: A v Motherwell (LC 9/8/69)

  Last Game: H v Clydebank (Lge 17/10/70)

  Record: P 62 / W 28 / D 12 / L 22

  Win Percentage: 45%



Pat Quinn - East Fife Manager 1970 - 1973

  1970 - 1973    PAT QUINN

  First Game: A v Hamilton (Lge 24/10/70)

  Last Game: H v St Johnstone (Lge 22/9/73)

  Record: P 126 / W 36 / D 37 / L 53

  Win Percentage: 29%

  Honours: 1 Promotion

Frank Christie - East Fife Manager 1973 - 1976

  1973 - 1976    FRANK CHRISTIE

  First Game: H v Morton (Lge 20/10/73)

  Last Game: H v Morton (Lge 25/9/76)

  Record: P 119 / W 43 / D 26 / L 50

  Win Percentage: 36%



Roy Barry - East Fife Manager 1976 - 1978

  1976 - 1978    ROY BARRY

  First Game: A v Montrose (Lge 16/10/76)

  Last Game: A v Montrose (Lge 14/1/78)

  Record: P 60 / W 12 / D 17 / L 31

  Win Percentage: 20%



Dave Clarke - East Fife Manager 1978 - 1987

  1978 - 1987    DAVE CLARKE

  First Game: A v Hibernian (SC 28/1/78)

  Last Game: H v Dundee (SC 9/2/87)

  Record: P 405 / W 138 / D 120 / L 147

  Win Percentage: 34%

  Honours: 1 Promotion

Gavin Murray - East Fife Manager 1987 - 1993

  1987 - 1993    GAVIN MURRAY

  First Game: A v Forfar (Lge 14/2/87)

  Last Game: H v Clyde (Lge 27/2/93)

  Record: P 267 / W 98 / D 71 / L 98

  Win Percentage: 37%



Alex Totten - East Fife Manager 1993 - 1994

  1993 - 1994    ALEX TOTTEN

  First Game: A v East Stirling (Lge 20/3/93)

  Last Game: A v Alloa Athletic (Lge 14/5/94)

  Record: P 51 / W 18 / D 13 / L 20

  Win Percentage: 35%

  Note: Managed next pre season games   Dave Gorman took temp charge

Steve Archibald - East Fife Manager 1994 - 1996

  1994 - 1996    STEVE ARCHIBALD

  First Game: H v Brechin City (Lge 27/8/94)

  Last Game: H v St Johnstone (Lge 14/9/96)

  Record: P 84 / W 32 / D 24 / L 28

  Win Percentage: 38%

  Honours: 1 Promotion

Jimmy Bone - East Fife Manager 1996 - 1997

  1996 - 1997    JIMMY BONE

  First Game: A v Partick (Lge 12/10/96)

  Last Game: H v Brechin City (Lge 13/12/97)

  Record: P 50 / W 9 / D 7 / L 34

  Win Percentage: 18%

  Note: Alan Sneddon & Gordon Rae took   charge before Bone's appt for 3 games

Stevie Kirk - East Fife Manager 1997 - 1999

  1997 - 1999    STEVIE KIRK

  First Game: A v Inverness CT (Lg 27/12/97)

  Last Game: H v Cowdenbeath (Lg 6/11/99)

  Record: P 75 / W 29 / D 11 / L 35

  Win Percentage: 39%

  Note: Pat McAulay took charge for 1 game   inbetween Bone and Kirk

Rab Shannon - East Fife Manager 1999 - 2001

  1999 - 2001    RAB SHANNON

  First Game: H v Albion Rovers (Lg 14/11/99)

  Last Game: A v Hamilton (Lge 14/4/01)

  Record: P 62 / W 25 / D 15 / L 22

  Win Percentage: 40%

  Note: Dave Gorman took charge for two   games after Shannon's sacking

Dave Clarke - East Fife Manager 2001 - 2002

  2001 - 2002    DAVE CLARKE

  First Game: A v Peterhead (Lge 28/4/01)

  Last Game: H v Peterhead (Lge 12/1/02)

  Record: P 26 / W 8 / D 4 / L 14

  Win Percentage: 31%

  Note: Mike Marshall took over as caretaker   manager for seven games

Jim Moffat - East Fife Manager 2002 - 2006

  2002 - 2006    JIM MOFFAT

  First Game: H v Stirling Albion (Lge 9/3/02)

  Last Game: A v Elgin City (Lge 4/2/06)

  Record: P 162 / W 58 / D 31 / L 73

  Win Percentage: 35%

  Honours: 1 Promotion

Dave Baikie - East Fife Manager 2006 - Present

  2006 - PRESENT    DAVE BAIKIE

  First Game: A v East Stirling (Lge 8/4/06)

  Last Game: Still In Charge

  Record (to Feb 09): P 121/W 68/D 17/L 36

  Win Percentage: 56%

  Honours: 1 3rd Division Championship


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CHAIRMEN:


  1903    COUNCILLOR SUTTIE

  Note: Chairman of committee. End date   not 100% certain

  1903 - 190?    J ADAMSON

  Note: Chairman of committee

  190? - 190?    JIMMY CAMPBELL

  Note: Chairman of committee

  1906 - 1909    ? ? ?

  Note: New committee formed April 1906   Do not currently have names

  1909 - 1911    BAILIE FARMER

  Note: President of committee

  1911 - 19??    COUNCILLOR ROLLAND

  Note: First new role Chairman of Club as   new limited company

  19?? - 1928    ARCHIBALD DRYBURGH

  Note: Was Chairman from at least 1923

  1928 - 1930    MATTHEW TAYLOR

  1930 - 193?    WILLIAM MOSCRIP

  193? - 1938    BAILLIE JAMES GRAY

  1938 - 1949    JOHN McARTHUR

  1949 - 195?    WILLIAM HALLEY

  195? - 1953    A.L. KIRKALDY

  1953 - 1958    TOM ANDERSON

  1958 - 1961    THOMAS PEARSON

  1961 - 1965    DR ALISDAIR IRVINE PIRIE

  1965 - 1971    JOHN FLEMING

  1971 - 1996    JIM BAXTER

  1996 - 1999    JULIAN DANSKIN

  1999 - 2001    GORDON DOW

  2001 - 2003    BRUCE BLACK

  2003 - 2006    DERRICK BROWN

  2006 - PRESENT    WILLIE GRAY