Tonny van Ede
|Full name||Antonie van Ede|
|Date of birth||22 December 1924|
|Place of birth||Rotterdam, Netherlands|
|Date of death||16 February 2011(aged 86)|
|Place of death||Zwijndrecht, Netherlands|
|Playing position||right winger|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 February 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17 February 2011
Van Ede was a product of the Sparta Rotterdam youth system, joining the club at 11 and making his senior debut in 1947. During the Second World War he was sent to work in Germany but fled to England. He won the 1959 Dutch league title with Sparta and in the next season was part of the first Dutch football team that made it to the European Cup quarter finals. He scored the only goal in an away win at Rangers but Sparta was eliminated on away goals, having lost the home leg 2-3.
In 1962 he won the KNVB Cup with Sparta.
After retiring, van Ede was named honorary member of Sparta and in 2010 the main stand at the Sparta stadium was named after him.
He died on 16 February 2011 at the age of 86.