|Place Of Birth||Caerphilly|
Edward Verdun Watkins began his rugby at Bedwas before moving to Cardiff RFC.
He played 151 games for Cardiff between 1934/35 and 1938/39, scoring 10 tries.
He gained eight caps for Wales, making his debut in 1935 against the New Zealand All Blacks.
Edward "went North " in 1939 joining the Wigan rugby league side from where he won three caps with the Welsh Rugby League team.
He was a Policeman stationed in Porth before he became a School teacher. He passed away in Caerphilly 1995 aged 79.
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