Season 2017/18 Player Registration process

An email has been sent to both existing and recommended new Club Secretaries giving details of the procedure clubs are required to adopt when registering players for the 2017/18 season, together with copies of the relevant paperwork. Should you have any questions regarding this new procedure, these can be raised at the Special General Meeting Read More

Steve Coombs of Manford Way

It is with deep regret that we must advise that Steve Coombs of Manford Way passed away on Friday morning after a short illness. Manford Way joined the League in 1999 and Steve served the club in many different capacities throughout their time with us and for many years before they joined. In 2005 he Read More

Temporary Dismissals – Pilot 2017/18 Season

Following the decision of IFAB to permit National Associations the ability to implement Temporary Dismissals (more commonly known as “Sin Bins”) at Grassroots level of the game, The Football Association has agreed to trial the system in selected leagues for the duration of the 2017/18 season. This will be implemented for selected leagues at Step Read More

Free Entry to Cup Finals

Entry is FREE to all our Cup Finals which are being held at:- Bishops Stortford F.C., ProKit UK Stadium, Dunmow Road,, CM23 5RG All matches kick off at 19:45 Tuesday 02 May – Denny King Memorial Under 21 Cup Final – SOUTHEND MANOR U21 v MAY & BAKER E.C. U21 Tuesday 09 May – Reserve Read More

Special General Meeting

Due to the complexities surrounding the make-up of the Constitution for next season, and in order that agreement on this can be reached ahead of the A.G.M., the Management Committee have called a Special General Meeting to be held at Old Chelmsfordians on 23 May 2017 starting at 19:30. In accordance with the requirements of Read More

All Clubs should be aware of this event

Below are details of a WGS event being run by the ECFA. Next season ALL CLUBS IN OUR LEAGUE will be using the WGS system for registering their players. All clubs should now be aware that The FA, supported by Essex FA, have launched functionality recently that allows clubs to prepare for online player registrations Read More

The History of The Essex Olympian Football League

The book “The History of the Essex Olympian Football League” giving details of our first 50 seasons is now available. The book is 10″ x 7″ and contains 443 pages Apart from details of the League History from 1966 to 2016, the book contains details of all of our Current and Former clubs with a Read More

2016-17 Cup Final Dates

There has been some confusion over the date of this seasons Cup Finals which will all be played at Bishops Stortford F.C.’s ProKit Stadium kicking off at 19:45. The dates are as follows Tuesday 02 May 2017 Denny King Memorial Cup Final Tuesday 09 May 2017 Reserve Cup Final Tuesday 16 May 2017 Senior Cup Read More