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The Historical Trust is deeply saddened to learn of the passing away of our fellow Trustee, Lawrie Reilly.

Lawrie was a true Hibernian legend – an outstanding player and a life-long supporter who dedicated himself to all things of a green and white persuasion.


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Lawrie Reilly, 1928-2013


His ongoing support and enthusiasm for the history of our great football club and particularly what he contributed to the Trust is without measure – a truly great man who will be missed.


Lawrie Reilly recalls his playing days as part of The Famous Five forward line


Our thoughts today are with his wife Iris and family.

If you can add to any historical article, perhaps with special memories, a favourite story or the results of your original research, the Hibernian Historical Trust would love to hear from you.
You can kindly contribute by contacting us HERE.