Edenderry GAA club notes (February 20)

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly



Edenderry GAA

Edenderry GAA notes

Planning Application

After many months of work, Edenderry GAA has lodged an ambitious planning application for its lands on the Carrick Road. The extensive application will see the club facilities transformed over the coming years and we have catered for the exciting expansion of Edenderry Swimming Pool with new access and shared parking. To view the full planning application logon to www.edenderrygaa.ie

Club Membership Registration

Our Membership Registration is now open online for 2017. This year we are offering members the opportunity to play our Development Lotto for the year at a discounted rate when they pay membership. The higher your membership fee, the greater your lotto discount. Ladies membership can also be paid to any ladies committee member. See www.edenderrygaa.com for more details.


Bingo and Lotto draw takes place every Sunday Night at 8pm in the Clubhouse, Doors open at 6:45 ample supervised car parking on the GAA grounds. Alongside the €1000 flyer game one which must be won on the night, the SNOWBALL game now stands at €1550. The current lotto jackpot now stands at €7800. The Lotto Number drawn were 3,12,15,28 bonus no: 17 One match three this week Sean Harte c/o Lisa Harte who won €200. Congratulation Sean.

Edenderry GAA PRO Email service

An Email service has been setup by Edenderry Gaa in conjunction with PRO role within the club, if you have any information or communications that you as an Edenderry cub member want published send it to pro.edenderry.offaly@gaa.ie . Please send any match reports, photo’s etc as it will not be possible to physically attend all matches that the club are involved in.

Successful start to Senior League Campaign

Edenderry 2-14 Gracefield 1-15

Team: Cormac Hurley, Paul Hanlon, David Hanlon, Alan Pender, Diarmaid Meleady, Sean Pender, Jamie Dolan, Richie Dalton, Stephen Guing, Ciaran Hurley, Derek Kelly, Oran Lawton, Sean Doyle, Daniel Nolan, John Gorman.

Edenderry GAA Nursery programme

From Saturday 25 th February Edenderry GAA are starting a 7 week programme to prepare for CUL REDZ. The time is 11:00am to 12:00. This is an indoor games programme for children of 5 and 6 year olds (boys and girls born 2011 & 2012). All are welcome. See www.edenderrygaa.ie for more details.

Offaly Senior football

Offaly’s next match is at home to Louth on Sunday the 26th February in O’Connor Park, Tullamore at 2pm. Mid Term Disco Midterm Disco for kids from 3rd to 6th class will be held on Friday 24th February from 8pm – 10pm. Admission €5. Shop Available. Fully Supervised.

Tullamore Court Hotel U21 Football championship semi Final

St Patricks v Durrow in Gracefield at 8pm on Friday 3 rd March.

Offaly ladies football

Congratulations to Offaly senior Ladies who defeated Leitrim on a score line of Offaly 2-13, Leitrim 4-03 in Ballycumber last Sunday, Representing Edenderry on the Offaly panel is Sarah Cummins. Offaly are playing in Division 3 and their remaining fixtures are against, Limerick (Feb 25), Tipperary (Mar 18), Meath (Mar 26), Down (Apr 2)

Offaly Ladies Football 5K Fun Run

Offaly ladies GAA are having a 5k Fun Run in Lough Boora Discovery Park on Sunday the 26 th of February at 11am. This is AAI approved in conjunction with Lough Boora Running. Registration from 10am. Entry fee is €10 or €20 for a family.

Offaly Minor Ladies

Well Done to Sarah Cummins who has been named Captain of the Offaly Minor Ladies team for 2017, also on the panel are Chloe Pearson, Emer Lawless.

Coaches and Managers

We are currently have vacancies within our club for people to get involved in the training and managing teams in hurling, Men’s and Ladies football. If you are interested please contact 086-8332832.

We are especially looking for coaches from U8 to Minor level within our hurling teams, we would like to build on the foundations that are in place and build on the success of the last year.

If you have a story for us, sports news, an event happening in your area, or if you want to submit pictures or videos, contact the Offaly Express team via e-mail to justin.kelly@iconicnews.ie, or through our Facebook.