George Tidy - Goalkeeper

George Tidy initially started as a centre-half with Royston Rosebery but played in goal shortly before being transferred to Edinburgh City during 1949-50 and it was as a goalkeeper that he played there and in the senior ranks (Edinburgh City at that time had just turned junior).
He joined "B" Division Dunfermline Athletic at the start of the 1951-52 season and made eleven first-team appearances; 9 in the league and 2 in the Supplementary Cup before moving on to Brechin City at the start of the 1952-53 season.
George was part of the Brechin City team which won the Scottish League "C" Division Championship title in the 1953-54 season. He was freed at the end of the 1954-55 season and joined junior side Arniston Rangers in June 1956. But he returned to senior football with Berwick Rangers in October 1956 making 13 league appearances and 2 in the Scottish Cup before leaving senior football in August 1957. He then returned to the junior ranks to complete his playing career with Peebles Rovers.