|Date of birth||10 September 1937|
|Place of birth||Casablanca, Morocco|
|Year of aliyah||1956|
|Knessets||10, 11, 12, 13, 14|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
|1988–1990||Minister without Portfolio|
|1990||Minister of the Environment|
Born in Casablanca in Morocco, Edri made aliyah in 1956. In 1965, then known as Raphael Cohen and an oil company engineer, he married Annie-Claude Amar, the daughter of Moroccan Jewish businessman David Amar, in the presence of two members of the Moroccan Cabinet, several former Ministers and the National Police Chief. She died on 6 August 1993.
Edri joined the Labour Party and served as head of Hatzor HaGlilit local council. Away from politics, he was on the executive committee of Solel Boneh, served as director-general and chairman of Shikun Ovdim, and chaired the World Assembly of Maghreb Jews in Israel.
In 1981 he was elected to the Knesset on the Alignment's list. He was re-elected in 1984 and served as chairman of the Alignment parliamentary group and of the national unity government coalition. Re-elected again in 1988, Edri was appointed both Minister without Portfolio in the national unity government of 1988. He left the cabinet in 1990 when the Alignment pulled out of the coalition. After being re-elected in 1992 he became Deputy Speaker of the Knesset, a role he continued in after the 1996 elections. He lost his seat in the 1999 elections.
- Raphael Edery: Particulars Knesset
- Two Members of Moroccan Cabinet Attend Jewish Wedding in Casablanca Jewish Telegraphic Agency 22 April 1965
- Annie-Claude AMAR EDERY Dans nos coeurs
- Frenchman to buy stake in Israel Salt Haaretz, 8 July 2004
- Raphael Edery: Public activities Knesset
- Raphael Edery: Government roles Knesset
- Raphael Edery: Knesset activities Knesset
- Rafael Edri on the Knesset website