Eddie moved into the area when he was 6 years of age and lived in Sword Street and has lived in this area since then. worked in a photographic factory as a general worker and worked up to a Trainer and then on to Supervisor and also worked in Customer Services. He worked in this factory18 years and took redundancy and then decided to attend University. Eddie attended university for 4 years and obtained a Batchelor of Education Degree. Eddie is heavily involved with his local church St Mary’s and helps run Clyde Boys Football Club which is based in Rutherglen and this boys club is attended by a few local youths. Eddie volunteers with St Denis’ helping with days out and was on the recycling committee and various other committees. He also tutors standard grade and intermediate maths.
Eddie joined the Management Committee in 2008 and is on the Housing Services Sub-Committee. Eddie has attended a lot of training courses through SHARE.