The BEST Episodes of Edge of Darkness
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2019
Network: BBC Two
This award-winning drama focuses on Yorkshire detective Ronald Craven investigating the murder of his daughter. From there the story spirals into a gripping eco-thriller of political conspiracy, secret service machinations and even shady medieval societies. As he draws closer to the dangerous inner sanctums of organised environmental protests and nuclear power interests, he discovers the ultimate truths at the heart of society.
#1 - Breakthrough
Season 1 - Episode 4
Craven confronts Emma's killer but is shot. Suffering from an apparent breakdown, he becomes determined to gain access to Northmoor nuclear plant.
#2 - Northmoor
Season 1 - Episode 5
Craven and Jedburgh follow the GAIA's route into Northmoor nuclear plant, but others are determined to stop them.
#3 - Fusion
Season 1 - Episode 6
Jedburgh heads to Scotland with the stolen plutonium while Craven awaits the inevitable end.
#4 - Into the Shadows
Season 1 - Episode 2
Craven's investigation leads him to Emma's boyfriend and to American CIA agent Darius Jedburgh as it becomes apparent that Emma's activities were far from innocent-- and known to the government.
#5 - Compassionate Leave
Season 1 - Episode 1
Yorkshire policeman Ron Craven sees his daughter Emma gunned down in front of him. His grief leads him to investigate and he learns of her activities as a radical environmental activist.
#6 - Burden of Proof
Season 1 - Episode 3
The police close in on their prime suspect for Emma's murder but Craven, now aware of her activities, is convinced that his colleagues are on the wrong track.