Two suspects attempted to ambush the armoured truck.
A child was also sleeping in the home.
Both men died Friday, according to police.
Police say the three Labour Day shootings in Edmonton may be connected.
Trees throughout Edmonton have been wrapped with blue ribbons in his honour.
The 35-year-old officer, recruited to Edmonton nine years ago from England, was killed on Monday while he was trying to serve an arrest warrant.
"When you tell your families 'see you tonight' as you leave for work, you mean it. When we tell our families that, we pray that we will."
Advocates of gun control say this week's shooting death of an Edmonton police officer illustrates the chill on discussing
"There were some awful loud bangs."
Donations for the family of Const. Daniel Woodall can be made at RBC branches across the country