The updated badge references the legend of Easington, a tale of an elusive hare which is thought to have had supernatural powers (Google it, it’s an absolute cracking read). The animal, having featured prominently upon the club’s previous badge, is now disguised to echo the tale.
Easington Colliery AFC
A football club’s crest is a sacred thing, just ask one of the 80,000 Leeds United fans that signed a petition for their new club crest to be redesigned. So when Northern League football club Easington Colliery AFC enquired about developing a new crest and graphic style, the project wasn’t to be taken lightly.