By Muhammad Atef | June 11, 2021

Geoffrey Edelsten dead, passed away, Sydney Swans owner, how did he die, how old, AFL history

Former Sydney Swans owner and Australian businessman Geoffrey Edelsten has died at age 78.

The Herald Sun reports Edelsten, also a long-time Carlton donor, is believed to have died at his Melbourne apartment on Friday afternoon.

The report says the death is not being treated as suspicious.

Edelsten, a general practitioner turned entrepreneur, bought the Sydney Swans back in 1985 for a reported price of $6 million, which included the repayment of all club debts and a license fee to the league.


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