Ross Embleton (left) joined Orient as assistant coach in the summer of 2017 and continued in the role after Justin Edinburgh (right) was appointed boss in November that year League Two club Leyton Orient have named Ross Embleton as interim head coach following the death of manager Justin Edinburgh earlier this month. Embleton, 38, had…

Bonne was a Wembley loser in the FA Trophy final with Orient a week before Charlton won the League One play-off final there Promoted Charlton Athletic have made their first summer signing by bringing in Leyton Orient’s Macauley Bonne. The 23-year-old Zimbabwe international has left last season’s National League champions to move up two levels…

Conor Wilkinson (left) came on as a substitute for Bolton against Liverpool in a 2015 FA Cup tie League Two club Leyton Orient have signed forward Conor Wilkinson from Dagenham & Redbridge for an undisclosed fee. The 24-year old joins the O’s having netted 12 times in 23 National League games for the Daggers last…

Josh Wright spent most of last season out of favour under David Hopkin at Bradford before being recalled in March by new boss Gary Bowyer Leyton Orient have re-signed midfielder Josh Wright from Bradford City in a deal arranged by boss Justin Edinburgh before his death aged 49. The 29-year-old had loan spells at Orient…

All non-floral tributes to Orient manager Justin Edinburgh are now inside the club’s stadium by the home dugout Leyton Orient have moved shirts and scarves left in tribute to manager Justin Edinburgh inside the Breyer Group Stadium in order to protect them. Some items placed outside the east London ground had been taken before the…

Leyton Orient captain Jobi McAnuff (left) and goalkeeper Dean Brill (right) laid shirts in the dugout at Brisbane Road on Sunday Leyton Orient captain Jobi McAnuff says players and fans sharing their grief over the death of boss Justin Edinburgh can help them deal with their loss. Edinburgh died on Saturday aged 49, five days…

Justin Edinburgh (left) died on Saturday, aged 49 Leyton Orient captain Jobi McAnuff has paid tribute to late boss Justin Edinburgh and said the club will continue to build on his legacy. Edinburgh died on Saturday aged 49, five days after a cardiac arrest. McAnuff described the Orient manager as a “leader, a fantastic manager…

Justin Edinburgh managed sides in three Wembley finals Leyton Orient manager Justin Edinburgh has died at the age of 49 – five days after suffering a cardiac arrest. Edinburgh, who guided Orient back into the English Football League in 2018-19, had been taken to hospital on Monday. “We are completely heartbroken by this tragedy,” Orient…