NEWS – 1st January 2012


The annual St. Stephen’s day hunt took place in Knockcarron on 26th December. The usual large crowd of onlookers turned out in support.



We send our New Year’s Greetings to all our Emly folk and friends in different parts of the world. We hope that our parish website helps to play a part in keeping you in touch with Emly.

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.