ECFA Cup Final Details and Officials

The Management Committee of the EOFL extend congratulations to all the match officials who have been appointed to the finals of the ECFA County Cup Competitions. Many of the Match Officials operate on the EOFL and we are delighted to see so many participating across the various competitions. ECFA Cup Final Dates, Venues and Officials

Hon. Registration Secretary Resigns

We are sorry to report that Mark Rule has resigned as Hon. League Registration Secretary with immediate effect. All new First and Reserve team registration or transfer forms should now be sent to the League Secretary Kevin Lorkins, and any queries normally addressed to Mark should now be addressed to Kevin. Under 21 Registration and Read More

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