|Full name||Joseph Edgar Rumney|
|Date of birth||15 September 1936|
|Place of birth||Abberton, England|
|Date of death||18 August 2015(aged 78)|
|Playing position||Full back|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Born in Abberton in Essex, Rumney signed for Colchester in 1957, having been an apprentice at the club. A full back, he made his debut against QPR on 2 September 1957, and went on to make 49 appearances for the club, before leaving to join Sudbury Town as player-coach in 1964. After retiring from playing football he became involved with Abberton & District Cricket Club, going on to become the club's record holder for number of appearances (1,627) and wickets taken (1,831), as well as serving as club captain and president.
- "Edgar Rumney". Daily Gazette. 27 August 2015. Retrieved 28 August 2015.
- Player profile - Edgar Rumney Archive Database for Colchester United
- Colchester United Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database
- Abberton & District Cricket Club All Time Records Abberton & District Cricket Club
- Two former Colchester United players pass away only days apart Clacton Gazette, 25 August 2015