Caolan McAleer gave Airdrieonians their first away win - stunning second-placed Dunfermline Athletic 1-0 at East End Park.

McAleer struck the only goal for the league's bottom side after 19 minutes, taking a pass from Nathan Blockley before firing in a magnificent 25-yard shot.

Jamie Bain almost added a second shortly afterwards when he saw a deflected shot slip inches past the post, but then came the inevitable Dunfermline response, with Allan Smith twice going close.

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Dunfermline continued to press in the second half but Grant Adam made a fine double save from Josh Falkingham and Laurence Shankland late in the game.

Arbroath kept above Airdrie with a 2-1 win over Stenhousemuir, coming from behind after Darren Smith's opener.

Chris Scott hit back before half-time and Dale Robertson got the winning goal with three minutes left.

Brechin City beat Ayr United 3-1 at Somerset Park. Gerry McLaughlan gave them an early lead, before Kyle McAusland scored an own goal.

Gordon Pope pulled one back but Graham Hay had the final say with a third for Brechin in injury-time.

Stranraer's match with East Fife was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.