Dunfermline Athletic go top of League One by defeating 10-man Stenhousemuir to record their third straight win.
Hearts send teenager striker Gary Oliver out on loan to Stenhousemuir until 5 January.
Ayr United continue their unbeaten start to the Scottish League One season after being held to a draw by Stenhousemuir.
Gary Oliver and Kevin McHattie are on target as Hearts win at Ochilview to reach the third round of the League Cup.
Fixtures, Results & Competitions
Stirling Albion edge out Stenhousemuir in goal-laden Scottish League One match at Ochilview Park.
Alan Trouten's goal before the break gives Brechin City a narrow win over Stenhousemuir at Glebe Park.
Stenhousemuir open their Scottish League One campaign with a narrow victory against Airdrieonians.
Kilmarnock host Ayr in the second round of the Scottish League Cup, as Inverness wait for Queen's Park or Rangers.
Two first-half goals help Stenhousemuir defeat Airdrieonians in the first round of the Scottish League Cup.
Brora pull off a Challenge Cup shock as Zander Sutherland's hat-trick knocks Stenhousemuir out after extra-time.
Stenhousemuir miss out on the play-offs despite beating Brechin in a game of three penalties and two red cards.
In-form Airdrieonians send Stenhousemuir to a defeat that leaves the hosts outside the promotion play-off places.
Champions Rangers move to within three matches of an unbeaten League One season with victory over Stenhousemuir.
A 90th-minute penalty from Sean Higgins puts Stenhousemuir in the mix for the play-offs as East Fife lost at home.
Arbroath remain seven points adrift at the bottom of Scottish League One after drawing at Stenhousemuir.
Sean Higgins scores twice in the final three minutes as Stenhousemuir grab a dramatic win against Ayr United.
David Rowson snatches a dramatic stoppage-time equaliser for Stenhousemuir against Stranraer.
Stenhousemuir pull away from Brechin City in League One following a six-goal thriller at Ochilview.
Dunfermline all but hand the Scottish League One title to Rangers after a goalless draw with Stenhousemuir.
Darren Smith and Sean Dickson both score twice as Stenhousemuir beat Forfar Athletic.