|Date of birth||July 30, 1875|
|Place of birth||Brookline, Massachusetts|
|Date of death||October 31, 1945(aged 70)|
|Place of death||Salem, Massachusetts|
|Career highlights and awards|
Edgar Newcomb Wrightington (July 30, 1875 - October 31, 1945) was an All-American football player and coach. He played as a back for the Harvard University football team and was selected for the All-American team in 1895. He served as Harvard's football coach in 1904. Wrightington later became a successful banker and oil and gas company executive. He served in various executive positions with Boston Consolidated Gas Cos., the New England Fuel and Transportation Co., and Beacon Oil Co.
- "E.N. Wrightington Dies; Ex-Harvard Grid Coach". Fitchburg Sentinel. 1945-11-01.
- "Ed Wrightington, Yale Coach, Dies". Evening Tribune (Minn.). 1945-11-01.