From an early age Matt had his eye set on a career in broadcasting. Matt became widely known and sometime infamous, as resident interviewer for Holy Moly TV. Matt’s unique irreverent style was perfectly showcased as the presenter for the weekly online entertainment & music show Pocket TV, which had two successful series.
Matt joined the T4 family in July 2010 and was a regular presenter on the Freshly Squeezed sofa.
In 2010, Matt became the official face of the ‘Fan Factor’ a weekly online show for the X Factor website, that took a cheeky look at the X-Factor live shows.
In April 2011, Matt was given his first Radio 1 Show an hour of comedy filled entertainment, a radio show unlike no other on the station. Matt now presents his new show on weekend mornings from 10am to 1pm on Radio 1.
Matt has hosted two series of ITV2’s panel show Fake Reaction, which involves celebrities and comedians showing off their ability to ‘fake it’.
In June 2016 its was announced that Matt will host ITV2’s Xtra Factor along side Rylan Clarke.
He presents the ITV2 dating series Dress to Impress. From 2017, Edmondson took the helm as presenter of Release the Hounds on ITV2
In 2017 he co-hosted BBC Children In Need 2017.