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, 10¬†months
  • Total Games: 447
  • Total Attendance: 15,920,217 (447 games)
  • All-Time Attendance Avg: 35,615.70
  • 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
Oct. 26, 2019
SSK 27 @ EDM 24
Regular GameAug. 30, 1978
BC 10 @ EDM 18
Oct. 26, 2019
SSK 27 @ EDM 24
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 Eskimos 47 2422 10 01,152 961
Regular Season
Edmonton Eskimos 367 255110 216 811,349 8,158
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 010 51
Playoffs
Edmonton Eskimos 27 198 00 0815 592
Total
Edmonton Eskimos 441 298140 316 813,316 9,711
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 010 51

Grey Cup Record as Host Stadium

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Montreal Alouettes 2 20 00 046 34
Calgary Stampeders 1 10 00 027 16
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 10 00 047 17
Toronto Argonauts 1 10 00 047 23
Edmonton Eskimos 1 01 00 016 25
Ottawa RedBlacks 1 01 00 016 27
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 01 00 017 47
Saskatchewan Roughriders 2 02 00 041 68

Opposition Team Record

GPWLTOTGOTLPFPA
Preseason
Calgary Stampeders 10 64 00 0270 281
BC Lions 11 65 00 0218 231
Saskatchewan Roughriders 17 512 00 0286 455
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6 32 10 0127 119
Ottawa Rough Riders 1 10 00 030 27
Toronto Argonauts 1 01 00 015 35
Total 46 2124 10 0946 1,148
Regular Season
BC Lions 60 2535 05 31,424 1,600
Calgary Stampeders 60 2336 13 11,435 1,800
Toronto Argonauts 40 1327 00 0882 1,240
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 43 1329 12 1953 1,328
Saskatchewan Roughriders 58 1345 04 21,288 1,915
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 40 1228 01 0885 1,244
Montreal Alouettes 27 819 00 0594 825
Baltimore Stallions 1 10 00 019 12
Edmonton Eskimos 1 10 00 051 10
Ottawa RedBlacks 6 15 01 0122 183
Ottawa Rough Riders 18 117 00 0307 679
Memphis Mad Dogs 1 01 00 017 34
Las Vegas Posse 1 01 00 017 44
Baltimore CFL Colts 1 01 00 024 31
Shreveport Pirates 1 01 00 07 37
Sacramento Gold Miners 2 02 00 028 35
Ottawa Renegades 4 04 00 089 183
Montreal Concordes 4 04 00 067 159
Total 368 111255 216 78,209 11,359
Playoffs
BC Lions 73 40 00 164203
Saskatchewan Roughriders 83 50 00 170221
Calgary Stampeders 82 60 00 176232
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 40 40 00 82159
Total 27 819 00 0592 815

Changes

YearChangeSurfaceCapacity
2017 Reconfiguration Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 55,614
2015 Artificial turf replacement Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 56,302
2013 Seat replacement/reduction Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 56,302
2010 Artificial turf installation Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like) 59,537
2008 Reconfiguration Natural Grass 59,537
1983 Expansion Natural Grass 60,081
1982 Expansion Natural Grass 59,912
1980 Expansion Natural Grass 43,346
1978 Opened 1978 Natural Grass 42,500