Edwin Furner was a character mentioned in the Spook's Secret.
Nothing much is known about Furner, apart from that he was the father of failed-apprentice Spook and enemy of John Gregory, Morgan.
He works as a tanner, around the Anglezarke/Adlington area.
Furner's son, Morgan, disowns his father, and Morgan lies about being his son.
His wife died, sending Morgan astray.