|Born||1932 (age 85–86)|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
Ed Linta was the 28th head football coach for Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas for two seasons, from 1965 until 1966. His overall coaching record at Washburn was 4 wins, 13 losses, and 1 tie. This ranks him 28th at Washburn in total wins and 30th at Washburn in winning percentage.