Squad Number: 6
Preferred Position: Centre Back
Other Position(s): Right Back, Left Back
Height: 183 cm
Weight: 85 kg
Date of Birth: 05/08/88
Place of Birth: Waterford, Republic of Irelandu
International Caps: Republic of Ireland, 3 caps
Date Signed: 03/07/17
Fee: Free Transfer
Previous Clubs: Blackburn Rovers, Stockport County (loan), Hartlepool United (loan), Preston North End (loan then permanent), Sheffield Wednesday (loan), Scunthorpe United (loan then permanent), York City, Blackpool
Crewe Alexandra Debut: 05/08/17 vs Mansfield Town
Eddie is a right-footed right-back who can play all across the back 4, making his debut for the club in the first game of the 17/18 season.
Eddie started his career at Blackburn Rovers where he made a solitary appearance in the then-UEFA Cup before gaining first-team experience at Stockport County, Hartlepool United and Preston North End, the latter he joined permanently. After spells on loan at Sheffield Wednesday and Scunthorpe United, he again made a loan spell permanent before moving to York City in 2015 then Blackpool in 2016.