Outside Edge. Image shows from L to R: Maggie Costello (Josie Lawrence), Kevin Costello (Timothy Spall), Miriam Dervish (Brenda Blethyn), Roger Dervish (Robert Daws). Copyright: Central Independent Television.

Outside Edge (1994)

ITV sitcom / comedy drama about relationships in middle England. 22 episodes (3 series), 1994 - 1996. Stars Brenda Blethyn, Robert Daws, Josie Lawrence, Timothy Spall and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Brenda Blethyn Miriam Dervish
Robert Daws Roger Dervish
Josie Lawrence Maggie Costello
Timothy Spall Kevin Costello
Denis Lill Dennis Broadley
Ben Daniels Alex Harrington (Series 1)
Michael Jayston Bob Willis (Series 2-3)
Jeremy Nicholas Bob Willis (Series 1)
Tracy Brabin Ginnie Willis
Roy Holder Fred (Series 1-2)
Nigel Pegram Nigel
Chris Lang (as Christopher Lang) Alex Harrington (Series 2-3)
Hilary Crane Shirley Broadley (Series 2-3)
May Boak Nigel's Mother (Series 3)
David Belcher Vicar (Series 3)
Howard Jacks Arnold (Series 3)
Roy Richards Ramjam (Series 3)
Duncan Knowles Clive (Series 3)
Writing team
Richard Harris Writer
Production team
Nick Hurran Director
Paula Burdon Producer
Paul Spencer Executive Producer (Series 1-2)
Nigel Miller Editor
Jeff Tessler Production Designer (Series 1)
David Chandler Production Designer (Series 2)
Robin Parker Production Designer (Series 3)

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides