History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Stanley, Edwin Monroe
Born March 9, 1909, in Forsyth County, NC
Died December 23, 1971

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina
Received a recess appointment from Dwight D. Eisenhower on October 23, 1957, to a seat vacated by Johnson J. Hayes; nominated to the same position by Dwight D. Eisenhower on January 13, 1958. Confirmed by the Senate on February 25, 1958, and received commission on February 27, 1958. Served as chief judge, 1961-1971. Service terminated on December 23, 1971, due to death.

Wake Forest College School of Law, LL.B., 1931

Professional Career:
Private practice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1931-1954
Judge, Greensboro [North Carolina] Juvenile Court, 1951-1954
U.S. attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina, 1954-1957


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