Southend United are up to ninth in League One after they beat Walsall 3-0 last night.
Colchester United though remain fifth in League Two after losing 1-0 to Grimsby.
Elsewhere in the third round of the Essex Senior Cup – Hullbridge Sports beat Witham Town 4-2, Coggeshall Town won 1-0 against Barking and Great Wakering Rovers beat Aveley 4-3.
Meanwhile Billericay Town are looking to reach the first round proper of the FA Cup tonight.
Dean Brennan’s side travel to Taunton in a fourth qualifying round replay.