Founded in 1997, for the initial two seasons of its existence the club was under the auspices of Preston Athletic.
The name changed to Hibernian in 1999 and have became one of the leading women’s teams in Scotland. In 2006–07 Hibs secured a domestic double, finishing the league campaign with an 100% record. The Club has won the league championship three times and then represented Scotland in the UEFA Women’s Cup. Hibernian won the Women’s Scottish Cup in 2010, for the fifth time in eight years