Edna Doré

English actress

Edna Doré, née Gorring,[2] (31 May 1921 – 11 April 2014) was a British actress. Doré was known for her bit-part roles in situation comedies. She is mostly known for playing the character of Mo Butcher in the BBC soap opera EastEnders (1988–1990). She was born in Bromley, Kent, England.

Edna Doré
Edna Lily Gorring

(1921-05-31)31 May 1921[1]
Died11 April 2014(2014-04-11) (aged 92)
Sussex, England
Years active1960–2014
Alexander Doré (m. 1946–2002)
(his death)
ChildrenMichael S. Dore

Doré died from emphysema at her Sussex, England home, aged 92.[3]


  1. "Index entry". FreeBMD. ONS. Retrieved November 3, 2010.
  2. "DORÉ, Alexander", Film and Tv database. URL last accessed on 2006-12-15
  3. Michael Coveney and Mike Leigh. "Edna Doré obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 2014-04-14.

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