Edwin D. Eshleman, American state legislature, educator. Recipient Distinguished Service award Pennsylvania Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1956; Distinguished Alumni award Franklin and Marshall College, 1974; National Silver medal of Merit, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 1975; named to Pennsylvania Young Republican Hall of Fame, 1966.
Teacher public schools, 1946-1949. Member Pennsylvania House of Representatives from Lancaster County, 1954-1966. Majority and minority whip.
Member 90th-94th congresses 16th District Pennsylvania. Circuit professor Franklin and Marshall College. Director Lancaster 1st Federal Savings & Loan Association.
Vice chairman Pennsylvania Higher Assistance Agency, 1963-1967.