Eileen Derbyshire, MBE (born 6 October 1931) is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Emily Bishop in the soap opera Coronation Street. She has played the character for 55 years from January 1961 to January 2016, making her the longest-serving female cast member in a British soap opera.
|Spouse(s)||Thomas W. Holt (m. 1965)|
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- "Emily Bishop". ITV Official Coronation Street site. Retrieved 20 November 2017.