Don Emery

Don Emery (11 June 1920 – 19 November 1993) was a Welsh footballer. He played for Swindon Town, Aberdeen and East Fife, and in the late 1950s managed Highland League club Fraserburgh. In 1969 he was part of a consortium that failed in an attempt to unseat and replace the board of Aberdeen FC.

Don Emery
Personal information
Full name Donald Kenneth James Emery[1]
Date of birth (1920-06-11)11 June 1920
Place of birth Cardiff, Wales
Date of death 19 November 1993(1993-11-19) (aged 73)
Place of death Aberdeen, Scotland
Position(s) Left-back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1937–1948 Swindon Town 69 (3)
1948–1952 Aberdeen 89 (17)
1952–1956 East Fife 92 (5)
Total 250 (25)
Teams managed
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


  1. "Don Emery". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 20 February 2017.