ESSEX OLYMPIAN LEAGUE NEWS

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


2019-2020 A.G.M.

We can confirm that the 2019-2020 A.G.M. will take place online using MS Teams on 11 June 2020 starting at 19:30. Paperwork relating to the A.G.M. has been sent out to all clubs and further information will be sent out over the next two weeks. Clubs are asked to pass all of this on to Read More


Football Foundation Pitch Preparation Fund

The Football Foundation have just issued the following information. We are advised that the application process is very simple “We’ve just launched the Pitch Preparation Fund, offering grants of up to £5,000 to help football clubs and organisations ensure their pitches are match-fit for when Government advice allows football to start being played again. And Read More


Ron Hurrell

It is with great sadness that we must report the passing of Ron Hurrell who died yesterday. Ron was Secretary of the League from its foundation in 1966 until 1971 and again from 1984 until 2001. He was an active referee on the League for many seasons from 1966 and Referees Appointments Secretary during season Read More