I regret to inform you of the death of former Gloucester Rugby player Eddie Rooney.
Eddie played for Coney Hill RFC in the centre before coming to Gloucester where he played between 1977 and 1979. During 1978-1979 season Eddie made 26 appearances. making 34 in all for the 1st team. He also played many games for Gloucester United. Eddie appears on the season’s Honours Board and team photograph for 1978-1979 season also United photograph 1977-1978, which can be seen in Lions Den.
A service to celebrate the life of Eddie, will be held at St Oswald Church, Coney Hill on Friday 13th December 2019, at 12 noon.
Family flowers only, donations are invited for St Oswald Church PCC and may be sent to Beechwood Funeral Service, 7a, Highfield Place, Gloucester GL4 4PB.