Edward Bedford, 86, passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at Evergreen Nursing Home. Born in Pawtucket, he was the son of the late Percy and Lillian (Beardwood) Bedford. Mr.Bedford worked in Security for Teknor Apex before retiring. He leaves one daughter, Phyllis A. Stone of Riverside and four grandchildren. He also leaves two sisters, Lillian Houle of Attleboro and Dorothy Flowers of East Providence. He was the father of the late Scott E. Bedford. Mr. Bedford was one of eight children. His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Febuary 3, 2015 at 10:00 AM in the Redwood Chapel in Swan Point Cemetery,585 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence.