Margo Stanley appeared in Coronation Street in two roles: in July 1991 as Mrs Ellis, a potential purchaser of 3 Coronation Street, and she returned to the programme in February 1993 as Edith Beverley, a unfavourable witness in Rita Sullivan's court fight to retain the terms of her late husband's will.
She also appeared in Crown Court, Brookside, Screen Two, The Practice, First Aming Equals, Lost Empires, Bulman, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes, Cracker, September Song, Where the Heart Is, Heartbeat, Station Blues and Playing the Field.
Her film roles include Business as Usual, Bob's Weekend, Career Girls, Girls' Night and L.A. Without a Map.
Stage roles include The Fifteen Streets and Green.