The format for the league set up for 2019 / 2020 , has been decided by the board and is as follows . The Premier League will consist of BLACKBURN UTD , BONESS UTD , BONNYRIGG ROSE/WHITEHILL WELFARE (subject to any appeal by Bonnyrigg Rose ) , BROXBURN ATHLETIC , CAMELON , CROSSGATES PRIMROSE , DUNBAR UTD , DUNDONALD BLUEBELL , HILL of BEATH , JEANFIELD SWIFTS , LINLITHGOW ROSE , MUSSELBURGH ATH , NEWTONGRANGE STAR , PENICUIK ATH , SAUCHIE AND TRANENT .
The First division will be split in two with both leagues playing 17 games each home and away as follows they will play each other in their own conference league home and away once ,they will also play every club in the other conference only once either home or away but will be of equal standing .
CONFERENCE A BURNTISLAND SHIPYARD , CRAIGROYSTON , DUNIPACE , EYEMOUTH UTD , HADDINGTON ATH , HERIOT WATT UNI , LEITH ATHLETIC , LOTHIAN THISTLE HV , OAKLEY UTD , ORMISTON , PEEBLE ROVERS AND ST ANDREWS .
CONFERENCE B ARNISTON RANGERS ,COLDSTREAM , DALKEITH TH , EASTHOUSES LILY , EDINBURGH UTD , GLENROTHES , HAWICK RAU , INVERKEITHING HILLFIELD SWIFTS , PRESTON ATH , STIRLING UNI eos , TWEEDMOUTH RANGERS AND TYNECASTLE .
At the end of the season the bottom three in the Premier League will be relegated with the two First Division champions promoted .the runner’s up in the First division Conference leagues will play off home and away to gain the third promotion spot .
The League will start on Saturday the 27th of July with league games as the East of Scotland Qualifying league will be suspended for the season and the East of Scotland league cup will be a knock out competition played in the spring with no seeding .
This will be ratified at the East of Scotland A.G.M. on Thursday the 6th of June