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THE DUNCAN EDWARDS
TRIBUTE

BLACK COUNTRY BOY TO RED DEVIL

Duncan Edwards

Born on 1 October 1936 in Dudley, Duncan attended the Priory Primary school and Wolverhampton Street Secondary school, honing his footballing talent on their playgrounds and playing fields, often with much older lads before progressing to the more organised level of schoolboy football.




Games Played

Goals Scored

National Service (Years)

First Division Championships

Duncan Edwards would have become the greatest player this country has ever seen. Such a tragic loss and it still saddens me today. Rest peacefully.

I played for Scotland when Duncan Edwards made his debut for England as an eighteen year old at Wembley Stadium in 1955. England won 7-2 and Dennis Wilshaw of the Wolves scored 4 goals – but it was Duncan Edwards who was the star of the show. Duncan was the complete footballer and there is…


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SADLER’S TO HOST DUNCAN EDWARDS TRIBUTE NIGHT

Join us at  Sadler’s Brewery on Tuesday 1 May 2018 from 6pm onwards  to meet Manchester United legend Alex Stepney and toast the memory of Duncan Edwards. Entry is free – and the first 50 guests will get a complimentary pint of Duncan Edwards Tribute Ale and a Sadler’s Hot Dog. Alex Stepney will be
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SADLER’S TO SPONSOR DUNCAN EDWARDS TRIBUTE DINNER

Sadler’s Brewery have announced that they will be sponsoring the Duncan Edwards 60th Anniversary Tribute Dinner at the Copthorne Hotel on Thursday 11 October 2018. Sadler’s Sales Director – Ian King said ‘Although we are now based at our Craft Brewery in Lye, near Stourbridge our roots go back to 1900 when Nathanial Sadler opened
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DUNCAN EDWARDS EXHIBITION EXTENDED

The Duncan Edwards Exhibition that opened at the Dudley Archives on Thursday 4  January 2018 has been extended by a further month Richard Lewis – Senior Archivist said “It has a been a great honour for the Archives to host this wonderful exhibition commemorating the passing of Duncan and celebrating his life.  The amazing response
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