North of Scotland Cup 22-23

The North of Scotland Cup is contested by  members of the North of Scotland FA in a straight knockout format.  In the main, these clubs are drawn from the Highland League and North Caledonian League.

This year’s competition will be played early in the season on midweek dates.

Inverness Caley Thistle and Ross County have been known to field teams in the North Cup, but not this season. Newly relegated North Caledonian League side Fort William have also given it a miss.  However, League Two side Elgin City have entered.

Rothes are the current holders.

2022-23 COMPETITION (2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21 not played, 2021-22)

First Round

  • Nairn County 1-2 Elgin City (Jul 26)
  • Strathspey Thistle wo-scr Golspie Sutherland (post Jul 27) – Golspie withdrawn

Quarter Final

  • Brora Rangers 4-0 Strathspey Thistle (Aug 17)
  • Clachnacuddin 3-0 Wick Academy (Aug 17)
  • Forres Mechanics 0-2 Lossiemouth (Aug 17)
  • Rothes 3-2 Elgin City (Aug 17)

Semi Finals

  • Lossiemouth 1-4 Brora Rangers (Aug 31)
  • Rothes 1-4 Clachnacuddin (Aug 31)


  • Brora Rangers 2-1 Clachnacuddin (Oct 1 @ Grant Street Park)