NEWS – 18th November 2012


Michael Dawson, a native of Emly was recently presented with the Sean Ghael Award by Tipperary County GAA Board. Patsy Byrne, Emly and a native of Arddfinnan was honoured recently as part of Ardfinnan’s County Football Champion teams of 1970 and 1974.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.