Edward Campbell (rugby league)
|Full name||Edward Campbell|
Wakefield, West Riding of Yorkshire
|Died||27 July 2015 (aged 71)
Royston, South Yorkshire
|Aug 1962–Feb 70||Wakefield Trinity|
|Feb 1973–Sep 75||Wakefield Trinity|
Edward "Ted" Campbell (July→September 1943 – 27 July 2015) was a professional rugby league footballer of the 1960s and 1970s, playing at club level for Wakefield Trinity (twice) (Heritage #680), and York, as a Prop, i.e. number 8 or 10, during the era of contested scrums, he died in Royston, South Yorkshire.
Championship Final Appearances
Ted Campbell played Right-Prop, i.e. number 10, in Wakefield Trinity's 21-9 victory over St. Helens in the Championship final replay during the 1966–67 season at Station Road, Swinton on Wednesday 10 May 1967.
County Cup final appearances
Ted Campbell played Left-Prop, i.e. number 8, in Wakefield Trinity's 18-2 victory over Leeds in the 1964 Yorkshire Cup final during the 1964–65 season at Fartown Ground, Huddersfield on Saturday 31 October 1964.
Outside of rugby league
Campbell died after a long illness on 27 July 2015 at the age of 71.
- "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2015.
- Hoole, Les (2004). Wakefield Trinity RLFC - FIFTY GREAT GAMES. Breedon Books. ISBN 1-85983-429-9