|Alt names||Edmerestorp||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 161|
|Type||Village, Civil parish|
|Located in||Leicestershire, England|
|See also||Framland Hundred, Leicestershire, England||hundred in which the parish was included|
|Melton Mowbray Rural, Leicestershire, England||rural district of which it was part 1894-1936|
|Melton and Belvoir Rural, Leicestershire, England||rural district of which it was part 1936-1974|
|Melton District, Leicestershire, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
Edmondthorpe is a small village in Leicestershire, close to the border with the county of Rutland. It is now located in the Melton District of Leicestershire, England. Between 1894 and 1936 it was a civil parish in Melton Mowbray Rural District and from 1936 until 1974 in the Melton and Belvoir Rural District.
There are several families that have lived in Edmondthorpe over many centuries. These include the Veaseys and Extons, which are detailed in transcriptions of the census for the village.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Edmondthorpe.
Categories: Leicestershire, England | Edmondthorpe, Leicestershire, England | Framland Hundred, Leicestershire, England | Melton Mowbray Rural, Leicestershire, England | Melton and Belvoir Rural, Leicestershire, England | Melton District, Leicestershire, England