Urquhart, Jon

Birth Date

3rd February 1925

Birthplace

Kirkcaldy, Scotland

Occupation

Winger

Biographical Text

A guest player for Exeter City in 1944-45 whilst on the books with Heart of Midlothian.

He made his debut for the Grecians in a 2-2 home draw against Plymouth Argyle in January 1945.

After the war he returned to Heart of Midlothian, playing 156 times and scoring 48 goals between 1946 and 1955.

In the Summer of 1955 he transferred to Raith Rovers, whom he had been on loan with in the early 50's. He went on to play a total of 173 games scoring 53 goals for them.

After retiring from playing he became part of the background staff at Raith Rovers, taking up roles including coach, Director and finally President.

Johnny died on the 16th December 2008

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