BILLERICAY Town have signed two exciting attacking players as they gear up for the new season.

Craig Edwards has added Aveley winger Junior Appiah and Merthyr Town forward Ryan Charles.

25-year-old Appiah was an outstanding performer for Ryman North division side Aveley in the first half of last season, racking up a number of goals and assists. He spent the second half of last season at Maldon & Tiptree, scoring four goals but now joins the Blues.

Meanwhile, Charles, 24, has former football league experience, having turned out for Luton in League Two. Charles has a wealth of experience, having also played for Hinckley United, Kidderminster Harriers and Newport County amongst others.

Edwards has also added Chris Wild to his defensive ranks.