ECFA Covid-19 Update 01/07/2020

As wider society progresses in regard to the gradual easing of lockdown restrictions we are receiving reports through of Clubs holding training sessions outside of the Government Guidance that is currently in situ, along with some reports that Clubs are looking at holding fixtures within their Club or with other teams, which is currently not Read More


ECFA Virtual Club Administration Surgeries

In order to assist clubs in getting set-up for the new season, Essex FA have arranged for five virtual club administration surgeries to take place during July. These 45-minute sessions will give club officials the opportunity to speak on a one-to-one basis with members of the Governance Team outside of usual office hours on a Read More


Club Preparation Fund

Following their recent £7million investment towards preparing the country’s football pitches, the Premier League, The FA and the Government, through Sport England, are making a further £2.19million available through their Football Foundation to help clubs return to football. The application window is open until Sunday 19th July Club Preparation Fund


Where to Get Information

Whilst most queries regarding the running of the league can be answered by following the links in the menus at the bottom of this page, it is possible that you may wish to speak to someone about a specific problem. Many Club Secretaries in our league do not know the correct officer they should contact Read More


15 June 2020 – Updated FA Guidelines

On 15 June the FA has released updated guidelines for all involved in grassroots football activity, as we continue to navigate our way through the on-going coronavirus pandemic. F.A. Guidance Issued 15 June 2020


New FA Grassroots Technology Page

The Grassroots Technology Community link on the Full Time Admin Home page no longer works. The F.A. have now set up a new Grassroots Technology Page that has a wealth of information about the use of WGS and Full Time.This includes information on the Registration of Players. Unfortunately, the F.A. have not made it very Read More


2020 – 2021 Club Forms

Don’t forget that 2020 – 2021 Club forms sent out by the League in May, must be completed and returned by 30 June 2020. We must be ready for the start of the new season whenever that may be. STAY SAFE


E.O.F.L. A.G.M. 11 June 2020

Over 50 Club Representatives and League Officers attended the Virtual A.G.M. held on 11 June 2020 using MS Teams. Our Sponsors confirmed that, among other offers, a £45.00 voucher would be sent to every team to spend as they wish with ProKit UK. This is part of a wider financial support package provided by the Read More


EOFL Virtual A.G.M. 11 June 2020

Details of the voting procedure and relevant paperwork has been sent out to all people eligible to vote at the A.G.M. You are urged to carefully read all the paperwork attached to the e-mail