Edmonds Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

In Edmonds: Elfing's her joy

Santa's helper, Emily Scott, dishes on her doppelganger


Last updated 12/16/2021 at 11:29am

Brian Soergel

Emily Scott, aka Emily the Elf, at the trolley stop near the Edmonds fountain.

It's time to unlock the mystery of Emily the Elf, although it's not so much a secret as a kind of nod to Santa Claus' cloak of anonymity. We don't dig into Santa's past. He lives at the North Pole, and that's it.

Emily the Elf is real, too, but she's assumed a second life as a mom and an important member of the Edmonds Historical Museum.

So ... First name: Emily. Last name: Scott.

Emily's the one with the disarming smile, the cute curtsy, candy canes for the kids. She doesn't drive the Edmonds holiday trolley, but she's definitely in charge.

Emily's holiday saga began in 2017.

"I was glanci...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021