By the end of this year Labour will have a new leader. Whoever it is will have a tough task in rebuilding support in 2016.
Jim Murphy has made his intentions clear that he will stand down as Scottish Labour leader next month, but who should replace him?
With news that Alex Salmond is to step down, political pundits are guessing who will become First Minister of Scotland - and of course lead the SNP.
Campaigners including Alastair Darling are working against an independent Scotland for economic, political and social reasons
In Edinburgh, Gordon Brown, David Steel, Sir Paul Nurse and other notable academics made the case for Scotland staying within the UK.