Global News Hour at 6 Edmonton June 1 2021 7:04pm 02:10 What’s in a name? How the Edmonton Elks moniker came to be For decades, the team was known as the Edmonton Eskimos. Now, they’re the Edmonton Elks. John Sexsmith looks back at how the name change came to be and the process behind picking the new moniker. Fans name Edmonton Elks All-Time All-Stars Edmonton’s football team now Edmonton Elks REPORT AN ERROR Responsive site?