Clerk of Court
The Edgefield County Clerk of Court’s Office oversees the 11th Judicial Circuit Courts for Edgefield County. These courts are separated into three separate divisions: General Sessions, Common Pleas, and Family Court. General Sessions comprises of criminal charges, usually on the felony level; Common Pleas processes civil matters which are outside of the Magistrate’s jurisdiction; and Family Court handles domestic (divorces, child support, child custody, etc.) and juvenile matters.
The Clerk of Court is also the Register of Deeds. The Register of Deeds office files and keeps records of all land transactions, such as deeds, plats, mortgages, Power of Attorney’s, and liens. The documents in this office go back as far as 1913 in paper form; any document recorded after 1996 is in a digital record form.
Family Court – 803-637-4081
General Sessions/Common Pleas – 803-637-4082
Register of Deeds – 803-637-4049
PO Box 34
Edgefield, SC 29824
Overnight Mail (FedEx/UPS):
129 Courthouse Square
Edgefield, SC 29824
Edgefield County In The News
Brunson Precinct Change The Voter Registration and Election Commission have found it necessary to relocate the Brunson Polling Precinct to the China Grove Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 507 N Martintown Road, Edgefield, SC 29824. The voting precinct was moved to...
There are no public hearings scheduled at this time. To view the ordinances, visit our County Ordinances Page by Clicking...
Purpose of the Land Management Ordinance Why is Edgefield County updating the Land Management Ordinance? Edgefield County Council determined that there is a need to update the current ordinances of the County regarding development, to provide better management of the...
Edgefield County is in the process of our Countywide Reassessment Program which all counties are required under South Carolina law to implement every five years. We expect to complete the current reassessment by December 31, 2020. An appraiser will come out to your...