Fr. Edward McCann, CSSp.

Fr. Edward McCann, CSSp.

Fr. Eddie hails from Fleetwood, Lancs. He did his novitiate in France and was ordained in 1956. He was appointed to Nigeria where he served from 1957 – 1970. He returned to the UK and became the director of Student Formation in London until 1977. His heart was in Nigeria and had to go on a 2nd missionary journey.

He was recalled finally in 1986 to organise the province’s Mission Appeals programme. Fr. Eddie retired to Bickley in 1997 where he has continued to help the community and the local parish as much as he can.