Ciolli, Edward John of Phoenix, AZ, a beloved father, brother and grandfather passed away on December 23, 2012. He was born on June 28, 1944 in Akron Ohio, but had lived in Arizona for the majority of his life. He is a proud graduate of South Mountain High School, Phoenix AZ. He served his country in the US Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Edward enjoyed a successful career at Motorola for over 28 years. He was a devout family man who enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping trips with his family and friends. Edward was a natural athlete who loved playing softball, basketball, golf and watching any and all sports. He had a generous heart, fun loving personality, always living life to the fullest. Edward will greatly be missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. He is survived by his loving family, sons John, Bruce (Lisa), Cody, brother Dave (Terri), sister Joan (Larry), grandchildren Lauren and Angelina, loving and supportive partner of 20 years Christina Miller and family Melissa, Miguel, Zerik and Kailah. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery 719 N. 27th Avenue, Phoenix AZ.