Horace Edmonds

Horace Stephens 'Tubby' Edmonds (23 December 1908 – 13 July 1975) was an Australian rules footballer who played in the VFL between 1929 and 1934 for the Collingwood Football Club, between 1934 and 1935 for the Richmond Football Club and one game for the Footscray Football Club in 1937 .

Horace Edmonds
Edmonds during his Collingwood career
Personal information
Full name Horace Stephens Edmonds
Date of birth 23 December 1908
Place of birth Diamond Creek
Date of death 13 July 1975(1975-07-13) (aged 66)
Place of death Melbourne
Original team(s) Middle Park CYMS / Diamond Creek
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 84.5 kg (186 lb)
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1929–1934 Collingwood 079 (124)
1934–1935 Richmond 030 0(20)
1937 Footscray 001 00(0)
Total 110 (144)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1937.
Career highlights
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Horace Edmonds was married to Jessie Williams. They had two sons, William (born 1938) and Robert (born 1946 - 2006). Robert played a short time for Richmond FC reserves.

He was awarded a Richmond Life Membership posthumously in 2018.


  • Hogan P: The Tigers Of Old, Richmond FC, Melbourne 1996

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