Meet The Staff
JONATHAN EDE – Managing Director
After serving as an apprenticeship at Fords Travel, Jonathan returned to the family run business in 1987 working alongside all his family. After unfortunate events of his father ‘Bryan Ede’ passing away suddenly in July 1992, Margaret, Karen, Andrew, Jonathan and Darren all stepped up and became the new faces of the business.
After his father’s death Jonathan then took the role of Operations Manager, over the years the other family members either retired or took a career change. Leaving Jonathan the only managing director of the business since August 2011.
MARIE EDE – Office Manager
After joining Roselyn Coaches 33 years ago, for what was meant to be just 6 months YTS scheme, Marie never left becoming the fixture and fittings of the office. She has seen plenty of changes throughout the years, and has enjoyed being along for the journey. After starting off at 16 being Roselyn’s Receptionist, and slowly through the years progressing herself to Office Manager.
BECKIE EDE – Company Secretary
Beckie’s the newest member of the family to the business, starting with us 5 years ago working only 1 day a week to help out in the office, she only recently in the summer of 2014 started full time. Beckie’s job role consist of being first port of call for all schools and private organisations, as well as assisting Jonathan and other office duties. Beckie also attended college and received her level 2 and 3 in Accountancy and book-keeping.
BRIAN ALLEN – Transport Manager
Starting at Roselyn 10 years ago as a tour driver, Brian then progressed to assisting the then Transport Manager, then gradually decreased all driving work by having the opportunity to take his CPC (certificate of professional competence in passenger transport) which when it arouse for him to take place of transport manager he was then more than capable to take the role on.
GRAHAM PARAMOR – Workshop Manager
Graham has been at Roselyn Coaches for 38 years, starting as a mechanic in the workshop and slowly progressing to the job role he has today as workshop manager.
Graham’s main job role consists of making sure each vehicle is road worthy and safe meeting all legal requirements carried out by him and his workshop staff.
DEAN RELF– Operations Supervisor
Dean started with us 11 years ago as an apprenticeship at the age of 15 starting off in the workshop, taking his PSV at 18 years old, slowly throughout the years he’s moved up from yard supervisor to now operations supervisor working alongside the transport manager Brian.
JOHN STONEMAN – Business and Development Manager
After previously owning Currian coaches who Roselyn took over 9 years ago, John became Roselyn’s Transport Manager. In August 2013 John left Roselyn Coaches to further his career in Transport. After missing us all far too much John decided to return to Roselyn in June 2015 but this time as the Business and Development Manager. John’s main roles now consists of ensuring Roselyn are compliant with all transport regulations as well as our Health and Safety in the workplace while also working alongside the MD.
EDDY RICHARDS – Plymouth Depot’s Operations Manager
Eddy worked previously as a driver for 15 years before the Plymouth depot was purchased by Roselyn Coaches of Cornwall, he then starting working alongside the previous manager in the office until he was able to take on all managerial roles within the depot.
MISTY – Post Dog
Misty’s our personal post deliver, managing to deliver the post to all sections of the office (but only if it involves treats)
Monty’s the newest member of the team, joining us in 2016. He loves people, and loves the tons of attention he receives.