Edward started working for his father Joseph Heil while he was in high school, then ventured out and worked for other plumbing companies. In 1990, after his father suffered a heart attack, Edward came back to work for the company. Edward holds a master plumber/gasfitter for license. He also holds a backflow prevention, stationary engineers and home improvement license in the State of Maryland. Edward is married to Laurie Heil and they have three children, two of which work for the company.