He was one of the last passengers to be found. He hid himself from monsters on top of a hill where some Purple Bell Flowers grew, which his wife loved. Ed joined the village just in time for the birth of his son and was overjoyed at the reunion with his wife and child.
Ed is very grateful to Adol Christin for finding and protecting his family and the other castaways and respects him so much that he makes him the godfather of his son. He also promises to craft Adol the best set of adventuring gear he can if he ever visits him in his tailor shop in Greek.