More Optics. More Technology. More Service.

OPTICS is a true enabling technology, empowering applications in various fields. Edmund Optics® (EO) aims to ENABLE THE FUTURE by focusing on advancing all aspects of life and overcoming technological limitations by providing the right products.

Edmund Optics® is a leading, global provider of optical technology solutions that has been serving a variety of markets since 1942. The company employs 1,250+ employees across 18 global locations and continues to expand. 

The company services its customers through three distinct offerings:


One-stop shop for the best brands and products in optics and photonics

  • Product Range
    Extensive selection of optical components with same-day shipping
  • Trusted Brands
    Quality products from the world’s top optics, imaging, and photonics manufacturers
  • 24/7 Technical Support
    Engineers available to help with product and application questions from 8 global offices, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Optical Manufacturing 

Custom and volume manufacturer of quality optical and imaging components and systems

  • Components
    Lenses, Aspheres, Mirrors, Prisms, Beamsplitters, Filters, and more 
  • Assemblies
    Imaging Lenses, Laser Beam Expanders, Microscope Objectives, and more
  • Services
    Design, Consulting, Prototyping, and Testing to Support Production

Engineering Services

Optical consulting, design, and prototyping services as part of our manufacturing offerings

  • Design and Consulting
    Full optical and optomechanical design, analysis, and application guidance with 24-Hour Engineering Support
  • Prototyping
    Rapid creation of prototype iterations to speed up your path to production
  • Testing
    State-of-the-art in-house metrology, environmental testing, and robust global quality systems

Why Choose Edmund Optics?

Selection & Availability

  • Extensive inventory with over 34,000 products with over 2,5 million components in stock and ready to ship
  • Voted #1 preferred supplier of optics 14 years in a row! (Readex 2022)


  • Local Technical and Sales Support
    offered via phone, email & chat in over
    10 languages
  • 24/7 Product and Application Support Online Chat – an industry first!


  • 290+ Engineers with expertise in optical design, laser optics, imaging, and more!
  • Optical and optomechanical designers, project managers, and manufacturing engineers to support you through each stage of your project 

Knowledge Base

  • Over 160.000 downloadable product
    2D and 3D drawings, coating curves, and prescription files 
  • Over 1400 Application notes, videos, tech tools and other resources freely available on our Knowledge Centre


  • 8 specialised factories across the globe for precision volume production,
    ISO 9001:2015 and 14001 registered and ISO 13485:2016 certified
  • 2,500,00 optical components and
    175,000 optical assemblies manufactured each year 


  • State-of-the-art metrology suite to reliably manufacture quality components 
  • In-process metrology capabilities including CRDS, white light interferometry, non-contact 3D profilometry, and many more

Our Products

Precision Optics

Spherical Lenses, Aspheres, Optical Filters, Optical Mirrors, Polarizers, Prisms, Beamsplitters, Optical Windows, Diffusers, Diffraction Gratings, IR Optics, UV Optics, and more!

Imaging Optics

Fixed Focal Length Lenses, Telecentric Lenses, M12 Lenses (S-Mount Lenses), Ruggedized Lenses, Liquid Lenses, Microscope Objectives, and more!

Laser Optics

Laser Mirrors, Laser Lenses, Laser Filters, Laser Windows, Laser Beam Expanders, Ultrafast Optics, Laser Crystals, and more!

Lasers, Cameras, Optomechanics & More!

Optomechanics, Lasers and Accessories, Cameras and Imaging Accessories, Lights and Illumination, Test Targets, Testing and Detection, Lab and Production, and more!

Also look for our TECHSPEC® products – “Certified Edmund Quality.“ TECHSPEC® components are designed, specified or manufactured by Edmund Optics. Our goal is to offer the finest quality precision components, optics and systems available to meet the service requirements and the expectations of our customers.

Edmund Optics Ltd.
1 Opus Avenue, Nether Poppleton
York YO26 6BL, United Kingdom
+44 (0)1904 788600

Edmund Optics Inc., Headquarters
101 E. Gloucester Pike 
Barrington, NJ 08007, USA
+1 856 5736-250