Ed Cole

Crabber Biography:

Ed Cole is a veteran crabber from Philadelphia, PA who cut his teeth crabbing the waters in Maryland’s creeks and rivers, as well as Dividing Creek and Sea Isle City, NJ.

Ed made his Assault on Patcong Creek debut in 2014 aboard his own vessel. He returned to the tournament in 2015 as a member of Captain Williecrab’s crew aboard the Madison Rose.


  • Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
  • Birthdate: 53 years old
  • Nickname: Whaler
  • Boat:Madison Rose
  • Years Participating: 2014, 2015