Reports this morning that former Midlands Area, English, British and Commonwealth multi weight champion Chris Edwards has passed away due to a heart attack. Edwards was 41
Edwards won several titles throughout his career at Super-Bantamweight, Super-Flyweight and Flyweight. He is a former two weight British champion.
The Stoke on Trent native will be remembered for wins against Jamie McDonnell for the vacant British Super-Flyweight title and twice beating Usman Ahmed, once defending his British and Commonwealth titles along the way.
Edwards’ career finished in defeat against Kevin Satchell, losing his British Flyweight title in the process.