GILES Edward Victor Eddie At home on Thursday 27th December 2012, Edward Victor (Eddie) loving and much loved husband of Joan, father of Christopher and Rachel, father-in-law to Tom and Pippa and grandfather of Ben, Sam, Charlotte and Lucy. Life member of the National Union of Journalists, author of Derby County Days and other books, the last of which was completed shortly before he died. Retired Northern Sports Editor of the Daily Telegraph, sports writer and newspaper man. Funeral service St Giles and All Saints, Orsett, 11.15am, January 15th. Family flowers only please. Donations if wished for St Giles and All Saints and enquiries to W. Howard and Son, 32 High Road, Orsett, RM16 3HB. Telephone 01375 891238.