Nick Cook is Scottish Conservative & Unionist Councillor for Morningside Ward on the City of Edinburgh Council.
Nick was first elected in May 2012 and was the only Conservative gain in the City of Edinburgh Council area, winning in the Liberton/Gilmerton Ward.
In 2017, Nick topped the poll in Morningside Ward.
He is Conservative Spokesman for Transport and Environment. From this role Nick has led opposition to the Edinburgh Tram extension and the Council’s controversial 20mph blanket speed limit.
Originally from Fife, Nick came to Edinburgh to attend University and decided to make the city home. He has lived in Edinburgh for ten years and is engaged to Jemma. They live in Morningside.