James W. Edming

James Edming
Candidate For Assembly District 87

James W. Edming

Candidate Background


N4998 South Edming Rd., Glen Flora, WI 54843

Phone Number: 
(715) 322-5578
Email Address: 

Candidate Biography

From candidate's Facebook page

James W. Edming, known to his friends and family as "Jimmy Boy," is a small-business owner and farmer born and raised in Glen Flora. Jimmy Boy has been happily married to his wife, Marty, for 44 years. Together, they have three sons, two granddaughters and a great grandchild who all reside in Wisconsin.

Jimmy's grandfather emigrated from Sweden to Wisconsin in 1887, when he was 18, and became a farmer. Jimmy Boy is a third-generation farmer and is running the homestead that his grandfather started when he first came to American.

Jimmy Boy has owned and operated Edming Oil Co., for over 40 years and started Jimmy Boy and Oven Works Pizza Companies. He has used his experience as owner of Edming Oil to serve a term on the Wisconsin Association of Convenience Stores.

In addition to being a farmer and entrepreneur, Jimmy is currently in his third term on the Rusk County Hospital Board and has served 10 years on the Rusk County Board.

Jimmy believes in serving your country and is an Honor Guard for the WWII Veteran Honor Flights and was drafted by the American Legion to be a bugler for military funerals. He is currently a member of Bugles Across America.

Jimmy Boy has many passions in life including: playing the trumpet, collecting antique Model T's and Model A's, and spending time with his grandchildren.