Why live in Edlesborough

Edlesborough is in the county of Buckinghamshire and also includes the villages of Dagnall and Northall, with Edlesborough being the largest of the three. It also neighbours the Bedfordshire villages of Eaton Bray and Totternhoe. In 1086 it was recorded in the Domesday Book as being called Eddinberge and much of the history of Edlesborough dates back to the Romans. It has a large village green which is home to the sports pavilion (cricket, tennis and football), children’s play area, basketball net and tennis courts. There are often cricket or kids football matches to be seen on the green at the weekend.

There are many different groups to be involved with in the villages for toddlers, walking, litter picking, wine tasting, running, children’s allotment group and many more. You can certainly become part of the friendly local community.

Edlesborough School & Pre-School is the village primary school. They have a pre-school taking children from 2 1/2 years, then the main school for children 4 – 11 years. From here they would go to either Aylesbury Grammar School or The Cottlesloe School in Wing. School buses operate in the villages.

For the green fingered the three villages each have allotments. Edlesborough also offers the services of a doctor’s surgery, pharmacy, car mechanics and dentist. There is a small parade of shops, which include a hairdresser, bathroom showroom, Post Office, newsagents and Janes the family run business supplying appliances, bikes and carpets. For food and drink there is either the café, Heirloom, located in the centre of the village or a pub on the outskirts of the village, The Travellers Rest.

As a location, Edlesborough is within easy reach of towns like Hemel Hempstead, Leighton Buzzard and St Albans and the M1. In addition there are buses to Aylesbury and Tring with connections to Luton airport.

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Estate Agent In Edlesborough

If you’re searching for properties for sale in Edlesborough, or looking for a reputable estate agent in Edlesborough to sell or let your property, then please contact our Edlesborough Branch Manager Jeremy Knight today on 01525 222333 or pop into the office at 65 Moor End, Edlesborough, LU6 2HN. Our Edlesborough office also serves the local village of Eaton Bray.


Edlesborough School is a primary school for children aged 4-11 years, plus there’s a pre-school that runs alongside the main school. In the academic year 2016/2017 the school had 216 pupils and another 45 in the pre-school.

In the 2016 Oftsed report, Edlesborough School was classified as a ‘good’ school with behaviour classed as ‘outstanding’. You can find out more about the school using this link.


Edlesborough falls under Aylesbury Vale District Council.

To find out the cost of Council Tax in Edlesborough click here.

Local Amenities

Edlesborough has a convenience store which is open until 8pm Monday to Saturday. There’s also a pharmacy and a dental practice in the village.

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