Eddington Fire Company

2700 Eddington Avenue

Bensalem, PA 19020

Phone: 215-245-9841

Hall Rentals: 215-244-1055

Updated 10/22/2014
Month Fire QRS
Jan 35 0
Feb 42 0
Mar 30 0
Apr 46 0
May 36 0
Jun 31 3
Jul 35 -
Aug 33 -
Sep 40 -
Oct - -
Nov - -
Dec - -
2014 TOTAL 328 3
2013 TOTAL 399 15
2012 TOTAL 481 38
2011 TOTAL 455 72
2010 TOTAL 549 78
2009 TOTAL 567 N/A

Successful Training

The company held a training on 10/19/14 at the Bensalem Township Training Center. They worked on some Haz-Mat situations and advancing hose lines.


Fire Prevention Month

Fall Festival – Bensalem Township Municipal Building Sept. 27 starting at 11am


Eddington Fire Company Open House – Saturday October 11th 11am to 3pm

K-9 Demonstration



Fire Prevention Giveaways and Educational Information including Smoke Detectors

Surprises for the kids


Thanks to our Sponsors and Community Partners

McDonalds – Chris Gabriel Owner

Texas Roadhouse

Everly Catering

Riccio’s Pharmacy

TD Bank

Bensalem Township Police Department

A Fashionable Flower Boutique

Bensalem Township Mayor Joseph DiGirolamo

Bensalem Township Council

State Representative Gene DiGirolamo

State Senator Robert Tomlinson


Member Recognitions

Congratulations to the following members for their Years of Service:

Silvino Dalessandro – 45 years

Glenn Hackbart – 35 years

Dan Butler – 20 years

David Neil III – 20 years

Ron Fortunato – 15 years

Michael Lowe – 15 years


Quint 28 Back in Service

Quint 28 is back in service.



The Eddington Fire Company would like to congratulate Ryan Frye and Shane McFadden on the successful completion of Firefighter 1.


Engine Company Operations Class

The Eddington Fire Company will be hosting an Engine Company Operation class taught by the very knowledgeable instructors from Traditions Training. The class will be held on Saturday and Sunday May 3rd & 4th from 0800 to 1700 at the Bensalem Township Public Safety Training Center located just off Route 1. 

The cost of the class will be $250, payable to the Eddington Fire Company Relief Association and includes breakfast and lunch on both days. For more information please contact Jeff Rastetter at battalionchief@eddingtonfireco.org. 

Please join us for what is sure to be a challenging and information class. 


2-19-14 Box 28-2

On February 19 at 17:58 hours, Station 28 along with Rescue 16 were dispatched to the 1100 block of Park Avenue for a traffic accident with fire. Deputy 28 arrived on scene to confirm a working vehicle fire with no entrapment. R16 went in service with 1 3/4" handline while E28 stabilized the vehicle. 


2014 Officers

Congratulations to all of the 2014 Officers of the Eddington Fire Company

Jim Siegrist - Chief

Glenn Hackbart - Deputy

Dave Neil - Assistant

Jeff Rastetter - Battallion

Ed Devenney - Captain

Steve Stauffacher - 1st Lieutenant

Scott Wilson - 2nd Lieutenant


Mike De Pero - President

John Scott - 1st Vice President

Ed Devenney - 2nd Vice President

Jim Curran - Secretary

Owen Wilcox - Treasurer