March 14, 1891
Match: East of Scotland Shield, Final, at Tynecastle, kick-off: 16:15.
Heart of Midlothian – Armadale 3-0 (1-0).
Referee: Mr. G. Sneddon; umpires: Messrs. Bannerman and Waugh.
Hearts (2-3-5): Williams, Jimmy Adams, George Goodfellow, Isaac Begbie (C), John Macpherson, Johnny Hill, Willie Taylor, Willie Mason, David Russell, George Scott, David Baird.
Armadale (2-3-5): W. Love, R. Bennett, J. Potter, T. Smith, J. Simpson, J. Gallocher, Chalmers, Baillie, Morton, Murray, Low.
The goals: 1-0 Taylor (30 min.), 2-0 Russell, 3-0 Macpherson.
The East of Scotland Shield: Edinburgh Evening News: March 13, 1891.