Ebor was born in Wolverhampton in 1896, the son of Ebor and Elizabeth Ecclestone. In 1901 he appeared with his parents at 159 Park Street, Wolverhampton, together with his brothers Arthur and John, and sister Beatrice. By 1911 the family had moved to White Hill, 140 Goldthorn Hill, Wolverhampton. Ebor had become an accountant’s clerk.
He enlisted as a Private with the Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) (service number B/23249), but was killed in action on 4 August 1916 in France. He appears on the Thiepval Memorial.