Jez Edwards (born 3rd April, 1974) appeared on Coronation Street in two roles: firstly as Process Server John Meadows on Coronation Street who in March 2010 served Peter Barlow with court papers, after maternal grandfather George Wilson had been granted temporary custody of six-year-old Simon; and he returned to the programme as a Presenter on Radio Weatherfield when Norris and Mary Cole entered a Mr & Mrs competition in September 2017.

An established presenter, Jez has hosted shows including Record Breakers, Inside Out Manchester, Xchange, Holiday, Football Focus, Freestyle, Football Fever, The World Cup Show, Exclusive, Mashed, Sticky, Crazy Cottage and Planet Pop, whilst other acting credits include minor roles in Emmerdale and Chucklevison.

As well as appearing in several pantomimes at theatres throughout the country, he also played the role of DC Goddard in the 2011 UK Tour of Busy Body by Jill Lawrie.