As the song is a family affair, here are some more familial facts about Ed.
He is a great-nephew of the food author Elizabeth David and of the former Conservative politician and cabinet member Nicholas Ridley.
Ed's brother is noted paleo-anthropologist William Harcourt-Smith.
Franklyn has an older sister, Roxy. Ed's tune "Fears of a Father
" was inspired by her impending birth.
His family home is the manor house of Wootton, East Sussex.