Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB

Details

Meta
  • Stadium Type: Open Air Stadium
  • Surface Type: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Lighting: Floodlights
  • Capacity: 55,614
Numbers
  • Opened: Jan. 1, 1978
  • Age: 41¬†years, 8¬†months
  • Total Games: 445
  • Total Attendance: 15,863,771 (445 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 35,648.92
  • Regular Season Sellouts: 27
  • Hosted Grey Cup: 5 times
  • Hosted All-Star Game: 1 time
Attendance Records
Firsts and Lasts
FirstLast
GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Sept. 20, 2019
HAM 30 @ EDM 27
Regular GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Sept. 20, 2019
HAM 30 @ EDM 27
Playoff GameNov. 18, 1978
CGY 13 @ EDM 26
Nov. 22, 2015
CGY 31 @ EDM 45
Grey CupNov. 18, 1984
HAM 17 vs WPG 47
Nov. 25, 2018
OTT 16 vs CGY 27

Note: Information provided is based on data on Canadian senior and professional football team games in the database and may be incomplete. It does not include other competition levels or sporting events.

Location

  • Address: 11000 Stadium Road Northwest
  • Coordinates: 53.55961494383779, -113.47617387771606

Home Team Record

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Edmonton Eskimos4724221001,152961
Regular Season
Edmonton Eskimos365254109216811,3068,125
Las Vegas Posse1010001051
Playoffs
Edmonton Eskimos27198000815592
Total
Edmonton Eskimos439297139316813,2739,678
Las Vegas Posse1010001051

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Montreal Alouettes2200004634
Calgary Stampeders1100002716
Winnipeg Blue Bombers1100004717
Toronto Argonauts1100004723
Edmonton Eskimos1010001625
Ottawa RedBlacks1010001627
Hamilton Tiger-Cats1010001747
Saskatchewan Roughriders2020004168

Opposition Team Record

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Calgary Stampeders1064000270281
BC Lions1165000218231
Saskatchewan Roughriders17512000286455
Winnipeg Blue Bombers632100127119
Ottawa Rough Riders1100003027
Toronto Argonauts1010001535
Total4621241009461,148
Regular Season
BC Lions5925340531,4181,581
Calgary Stampeders6023361311,4351,800
Toronto Argonauts4013270008821,240
Winnipeg Blue Bombers4313291219531,328
Hamilton Tiger-Cats4012280108851,244
Saskatchewan Roughriders5712450421,2611,891
Montreal Alouettes27819000594825
Baltimore Stallions1100001912
Edmonton Eskimos1100005110
Ottawa RedBlacks615010122183
Ottawa Rough Riders18117000307679
Memphis Mad Dogs1010001734
Las Vegas Posse1010001744
Baltimore CFL Colts1010002431
Shreveport Pirates101000737
Sacramento Gold Miners2020002835
Ottawa Renegades40400089183
Montreal Concordes40400067159
Total36611025421678,17611,316
Playoffs
BC Lions734000164203
Saskatchewan Roughriders835000170221
Calgary Stampeders826000176232
Winnipeg Blue Bombers40400082159
Total27819000592815

Changes

YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2017ReconfigurationGranulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)55,614
2015Artificial turf replacementGranulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)56,302
2013Seat replacement/reductionGranulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)56,302
2010Artificial turf installationGranulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)59,537
2008ReconfigurationNatural Grass59,537
1983ExpansionNatural Grass60,081
1982ExpansionNatural Grass59,912
1980ExpansionNatural Grass43,346
1978Opened 1978Natural Grass42,500