9 April 2021
Prince Edward has today sent personal condolences to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in connection with the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
Prince Philip was born in 1921 as a Prince of Greece and Denmark and was a 1st cousin to Prince Edward Bieniak II, through George I of Greece.
Prince Dylan issued the following statement:
'As I am loyal to the Royal Family, I'm deeply saddened to learn about His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh's passing today. My family and I are mourning along with the royal family. Prince Philip was my cousin, as he was born a Prince of Greece and Denmark.'
Dylan Jován Bieniak
Prince Edward has issued a mourning period for the House of Glücksburg-Bieniak-Horne, until 18 April 2021, the day after the Duke's funeral. Further court communications and affairs will be put on hold until then.