News & updates for the 2023/24 season
25th August - KRIS KELLY SIGNS
Armadale Thistle F.C are delighted to announce the short term loan signing of Sauchie Juniors FC player Kris Kelly.
Kris can cover a variety of midfield/attacking role's and goes straight into tomorrow's league match at Easthouses Lily.
We'd like to thank Fraser Duncan and Sauchie for their cooperation in getting the deal done quickly.
8th August - JOSH GILLESPIE SIGNS
Armadale Thistle are delighted to announce the signing of forward Josh Gillespie.
Josh impressed as a trialist at the weekend, scoring a goal and assisting one too. He has also had previous spells with Alloa and Bo'ness Athletic.
At only 19 years old Josh is an exciting talent and we're excited to see him play at The Volley!
30th July - FUND RAISER ANNOUNCED
SATURDAY 9th SEPTEMBER - VOLUNTER PARK - 7:30PM
Another great wee fundraiser for the club . If you want to sponsor a race get in touch ( £20) or if you can sell a race sheet again get in touch . Great wee night in the pavilion come along and have some fun supporting your CLUB .
15th July - SCOTT DALZIEL MOVES ON
The club would like to announce that Scott Dalziel will be moving on to pastures new for the season ahead.
We wish Scott all the best for the future, and thank you for your service to Armadale!
13th July - CHRIS AIKAMHENZE SIGNS
Armadale Thistle F.C can confirm, 20 year old forward Chris Aikamhenze has signed up tonight.
Chris has spent part of his youth career with Aberdeen F.C and most recently Cowdenbeath F.C.
The young 6ft 2" forward will bring pace and flexibility across the front line and we look forward to seeing him continue his early pre-season promise.
Welcome to The Dale Chris.
12th July - DECLAN WOOD SIGNS
Armadale Thistle F.C can confirm that winger Declan Wood has put pen to paper at The Volley.
After a successful season with Bannockburn and a highly impressive pre-season with us, the 23 year old has decided his future is at The Dale.
Deco has contributed in each of our friendly games so far, with both goals and assists.
Welcome to Armadale Thistle F.C.
11th July - CALLUM NELSON SIGNS
Armadale Thistle F.C are delighted to finally announce the signing of young goalkeeper Callum Nelson.
Nelson - who has been with us since the start of pre-season - has shown us the qualities he possesses not just in training, but in games.
Please join us in welcoming him to The Dale.
1st July - Pathways at the Dale
After an impressive season Aidan McPhillips (17) and Ben Stewart (16), pictured below with first team manager Colin Strickland, will be making the step up to play for the Under 20's team this season.
To aid their development they have been invited to train with the first team for the upcoming season, playing on a Friday night for the 20s.
16th June - 𝗖𝗥𝗔𝗜𝗚 𝗕𝗔𝗜𝗟𝗟𝗜𝗘 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thisle FC are delighted to confirm the signing of highly sought after 18 year old Craig Baillie.
The Dale managed to fend off a host of clubs to snap up the highly rated striker.
We’re delighted Craig has chose The Volley to play his football next season.
14th June - EWAN HERRIOT 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thistle FC are delighted to finally announce that 25 year old Ewan Herriot has put pen to paper at The Volley.
The big defender spent last season playing for Wishaw JFC at right back and centre back.
Welcome to The Dale, Ewan!
12th June - KAI WHYTE 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that Kai Whyte has put pen to paper at The Volley.
Kai had recently been captain of Linlithgow Rose U20s and been in/around their first team.
The 20 year old midfielder continues to impress with us in training.
Welcome to The Dale, Kai!
8th June - JOHNNY MOFFAT 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thistle FC are delighted to announce the signing of Jonny Moffat from Lowland League side, Civil Service Strollers.
A product of the Hibs Youth Academy, the 21 year old central defender becomes The Dale' third summer signing.
Welcome to The Volley, Jonny.
7th June - DEPARTURES (Various)
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that club captain Stephen Horn will be taking time away from football.
Stephen played a big part in the club's progression over the years and been captain of the team for the last 3 seasons, helping guide us to promotion.
We would like to wish Stephen all the best and were sure it’s not the last time we see him down at The Volley.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that both Gavin Hamilton and Marc Allan will leave the club upon expiry of their current deals.
Both have played their part in helping the club clinch promotion and everyone at The Dale wish them the best for the future.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm John-James Henderson will be leaving the club upon expiry of his contract.
Everyone at The Dale wishes JJ the best for the future.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that right back Greg Forrest will be leaving the club following the expiration of his current contract.
Everyone at The Volley wishes Greg the best in his recovery from injury and in his next step in the game.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that goalkeeper Ryan Macindoe will leave the club upon expiry of his contract.
We wish Ryan all the best with his next step.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm that Fraser Keast will be taking time away from football due to commitment reasons.
Fraser has a young family and busy work schedule, making football a difficult commitment.
The club would like to thank Keasty for his contribution over the last few seasons and I’m sure we’ve not seen the last of him at The Volley.
Armadale Thistle FC can confirm the retirement of central defender Stuart Hunter.
Everyone associated with the club would like to thank Hunts for his contribution at The Dale and helping the club win promotion.
We'd also like to congratulate Stuart on a fantastic career. We wish him all the best in the future and he will always be welcome back at The Volley.
6th June - DOMINIC KANE 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thistle FC are delighted to announce the signing of long term target, Dominic Kane.
The 25 year old box-to-box midfielder, brings valuable Lowland League and EOS Premier experience, having played with Stirling Uni and most recently, Blackburn Utd.
Join us in welcoming him to The Volley.
5th June - 𝗝𝗨𝗪𝗢𝗡 '𝗦𝗛𝗘𝗟𝗕𝗬' 𝗔𝗕𝗨𝗕𝗔𝗞𝗔𝗥 𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡𝗦
Armadale Thistle FC are delighted to announce the signing of versatile midfielder, Juwon Abubakar from Edinburgh College.
The 24 year old played an integral role in Edinburgh College' promotion campaign this season.
31st May - ROBBIE FEENEY CONTRACT EXTENSION
Contract Extension. Robbie Feeney has extended his contract at the volley until summer 2024 . More goals for the Dale fans
30th May - RUARI MacLENNAN CONTRACT EXTENSION
Contract Extension . Ruari MacLennan has extended his contract at the volley until summer 2024 . Looking forward to next seasons challenges . Watch for more signings and extensions through close season . DBWAH