Edwin has worked full-time as an author since 2002. He has written sixteen novels, mostly under the pen-name Tom Harper, published in over twenty languages worldwide. He has two sons at Millthorpe School.
Edwin served as Chair of the South Bank MAT from 2016 – 2021. He has previously been a governor of Knavesmire and Carr Junior schools, as well as being designated a National Leader of Governance. He is a former Chair of the national Crime Writers’ Association, and a Director of the Historical Writers’ Association.