Victory parade routes revealed for Scottish Cup winners

Hearts and Hibs club badges

Hibs and Hearts have announced plans for their victory parade in Edinburgh should they win the Scottish Cup next weekend.

The two teams will clash at a historic all Edinburgh Final at on 19th May, the first time they have met in the final since 1896,when the final was held at Logie Green, the home of St Bernard’s FC, who were the previous holders of the trophy.

The winners will then parade the cup in an open-top bus through the city the following day.

For both teams the victory parade will start at 2pm on Sunday 20 May , outside the City Chambers.

If Hibs win, the route to Easter Road will be via North Bridge, Leith Street, and London Road.

If Hearts win, the open top bus will head to Johnston Terrace, Morrison Street, Dalry Road and Gorgie Road, before arriving at Tynecastle.

Fans will be able to carry on the celebrations at a free-of-charge event at either Easter Road or Tynecastle.