Apllications for Season 2017-2018 Season

Applications from new clubs to enter the League or applications from existing clubs wishing to enter an additional team, must be sent to the Hon League Secretary by 31 March 2017. The definition of a new club is one that does not have a team within the League at the end of the current season. Read More

Epping Resign

After 41 seasons with the League Epping, formally known as Coopersale and Eppingsale, have been forced to resign from the League due to having great difficulty getting a team out every week. Up until the end of season 2011/12 they had maintained two teams in the League, but in recent seasons they had slipped from Read More

Essex Premier Cup Quarter Final Draw

The draw for the Quarter Finals of Essex Premier Cup is as follows:- Rayleigh Town v Thurrock Res. or May & Baker E.C Catholic United v Frenford Senior or Basildon Town Sungate or Kelvedon Hatch v Leigh Ramblers or West Bergholt Harold Wood Athletic v Springfield

Proposed Alterations to Rules

Clubs are reminded that notice of proposed alterations to rules to be considered at the Annual General Meeting, must be submitted to the Hon. League Secretary by 1st February 2017. Any such proposals must be submitted in the correct format to be entered into the League rules

14 January Postponement Notification

If your County Cup or League match is postponed you MUST ring and tell the League Fixtures Secretary immediately. Only matches not notified as being postponed are shown on the fixture list. Postponed fixtures can be found via the link below

Possible Fixture Changes

On a few occasions during the season additional fixtures have been added to the published schedule. Although this has been done in accordance with our rules, one or two clubs have objected to being given these additional fixtures, even though in a mailing sent out before the season started all clubs were notified that this Read More

County Cup Quarter Final Draw

The draws for the Quarter Finals of two of the Essex Junior Cup & Trophy are as follows:- Essex Junior Cup Old Chelmsfordians Res. v Basildon Town Res. Railway Academicals v May & Baker E.C. Res. To be played on 11 February 2017 Essex Junior Trophy Kenson v May & Baker E.C. U21 To be Read More

Discipline in Abandoned Matches

Following the abandonment of a match last Saturday, a query was raised with the E.C.F.A. regarding cautions and send-offs during the match. Below is a copy of their reply:- “The referee should still submit any misconduct (yellow, red cards and extraordinary incidents) from the match as this has taken place and they should then be Read More

28 January Fixtures Now Available

The fixtures for the 28 January have now been uploaded to the website. The only one missing is the May & Baker E.C. Essex Junior Trophy Quarter Final match which will be uploaded after the draw on 11 January. League Appointments will follow in due course.

28 January and February Fixture Publication Dates

The draws for the Quarter-Finals of the Essex Premier Cup, Essex Junior Cup and Essex Junior Trophy are not being announced by the E.C.F.A. until the Wednesday after all the matches in the previous round have been played. This will mean that fixtures for 28 January will be delayed until after the 11 January, and Read More