Throughout The Originals Series
- Eddie can be a masculine or feminine name. It comes from English origin and can be a diminutive form of Edward or Edmund. It means "rich guard", which derived from the Old English "ead".
- Eddie will be Josh's new boyfriend in season four.
- "Eddie — described as “sweet, funny, sexy and charming, with an encyclopedic knowledge of random facts” — has no desire to be anything other than human. We’ll meet him in the second episode of the season." 
- Eddie's portrayer, Keahu Kahuanui, was a recurring actor on the MTV television series Teen Wolf, just like fellow actors Daniel Sharman and Adam Fristoe. Keahu Kahuanui portrayed Danny, a classmate of main characters who was also a gay character.