Coal mining once provided the village's main source of employment, but the last mines in the area had closed by the mid-1980s.
Edmondsley has one primary school, and a Post Office. Until recently there was also a public house, the Fleece, but this closed in 2007.
- "Obituaries: Lord Burlison: GMB and Labour stalwart". The Independent. Independent News and Media. 2008-05-23. Retrieved 2009-11-11.
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