Stand renamed in memory of one of the region's sporting stars.

Stand remembers former Southend star and Northampton Manager Justin Edinburgh Credit: ITV Anglia

A stand at football club Leyton Orient has been renamed in memory of their former manager Justin Edinburgh.

The 49 year old, who came from Basildon and started his playing career with Southend United before joining Spurs, went into cardiac arrest last June and died five days later in hospital.

He also had stints at Rushden & Diamonds and Northampton Town as Manager.

'The Justin Edinburgh Stand' was officially unveiled by Justin's family ahead today's game against Newport County another of the teams he managed.