Grant (Mantis) Edmondson

Began playing with the u/17s at cross keys in 1960.

Had a couple of “B” res games and some “C” grade games.

Over 50 years of service to the “mores” as committee man, team manager, match official, etc.

Co-founded the “more” magazine with tony smith in 1970.First edition included my famous “in passing” segment still going strong today.

Founded past players group in the “80s”, also member of the ground marking club.

Awarded life membership in 1974 and winner of “clubman of the year “award in a later year.

Represented the club as E.D.F.L delegate, also Friday night registrations with the E.D.F.L.

Involved with bar duties and other tasks currently.