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Eric and Sue run this family business in Longton, near Preston Lancashire. With the help of eight staff they currently stable 24 horses. This allows them to provide personal care and attention.

About Edges Farm


They have been producing winners since 1980; 215 in the past 10 years, and this season (2011) produced 19 winners from 24 horses. They have raced worldwide when the right opportunities arose including Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

For the latest form courtesy of the Racing Post please click here (opens new window)

Top 3 performers



Won the Chip Chase Stakes in 2002, and Group 3 winner at 10 years old, a record at the time. Now retired at Edges Farm

Acquired as an unraced four year old, won two Group 1 races including the Nunthorpe Stakes, Betfred Sprint Cup in 2006 and European Champion Sprinter in the same year

“Eric always displays integrity and honesty with his owners and provides first class training at an affordable price.His knowledge and experience is reflected in his much deserved Group wins over the years”  Mike Kelly, Syndicate Manager, www.whitehillsracingsyndicate.co.uk (opens new window)

An owner’s view

Stack Rock

Originally a jumper that went through the grades to win the Hopeful Stakes at Newmarket 1993, came Second in the Prix de l'Abbye 1994 and still holds the Chester 6f track joint record