The spelling Amblecoat is sometimes found  Elmelecote in the Domesday Book
A hamlet in Staffordshire (S.Seisdon Hundred) & in Oldswinford Ancient Parish which was otherwise entirely Worcestershire (Halfshire Hundred). Oldswinford ecclesiastically known as 'Old Swinford'. Amblecote a separate Civil Parish in 1866 in Staffordshire, so that Oldswinford was entirely Worcestershire thereafter. Separate Ecclesiastical Parish in 1842* from Old Swinford Ancient Parish (including area Worcestershire township of Wollaston). Ecclesiastically refounded 1860. Abolished civilly in 1966, part to Dudley County Borough (as the County Borough becomes associated with Staffordshire) and Ancient Parish and part to Stourbridge Municipal Borough & Civil Parish, Worcestershire. It is now in the Dudley Metropolitan Borough.  
* The parish website gives the date as 1845. 
Archdeaconry & Diocese of Worcester until 1921, Archdeaconry of Dudley & Diocese of Worcester (1921 - *) 
Seisdon, Southern Division 
Poor Law Union
Parish Registers at Worcestershire Archives
No Parish Registers are held at Worcestershire Library & History Centre. The original registers are at Dudley Archives and Local History Service (See below)
See entry for Oldswinford - none for Amblecote
For earlier registers see St Mary's Oldswinford
Full Gospel Church, Brettell Lane: Marriages 1986-89 Dudley Archives and Local History Service
Monumental Inscriptions and Associated Documents
At BMSGH Shop
At BMSGH Reference Library 
At Worcestershire Archives 
At Society of Genealogists
AMBLECOTE (Holy Trinity) : Monumental Inscriptions: Worcestershire monumental inscriptions, vol. 4 [Typescript.] IN: Worcestershire monumental inscriptions, vol. 4 Published Birmingham : Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry, 1985 Author Dunn, C et al. (trans.) Acc. no. 53716
For the names of those included on a War Memorial at Holy Trinity Church see:
http://www.rememberthefallen.co.uk/Casualties/ListByMemorial/Amblecote Holy Trinity Church
All the censuses between 1841 and 1901 are now available on a number of fee-paying (Subscription or PayAsYouGo) sites including Ancestry.co.uk, FindMyPast.co.uk, thegenealogist.co.uk andgenesreunited.co.uk. The 1911 census is available in full or in part on some of these sites. We are unable to advise on the choice of site since researchers' personal preferences will be influenced by the content and search facilities offered by each site. Some sites offer a free trial.
Access to the library edition of Ancestry.co.uk is widely available at most record offices, includingWorcestershire Archives, and some libraries. You are advised to book time on their computers before making a visit.
A free-to-view site is being developed at freecen.org.uk for the 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871 and 1891 censuses. Coverage of Worcestershire parishes is rather sparse at this time.
Census returns can usually be viewed at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints' Family History Centres.
Some repositories offer census details on microform, disc or printed copy. These include:
1851 61 71 1891-1901 at Worcestershire Archives 
Worcestershire 1891 census returns: Stourbridge registration district RG 12/2299-2310 [Microfilm.] Published London Public Record Office 2003 Society of Genealogists
An extract from the Topographical Dictionary of England 1831 by Samuel Lewis:
AMBLECOAT, a hamlet in that part of the parish of OLD SWINFORD which is in the southern division of the hundred of SEISDON, county of STAFFORD, ½ a mile (N.) from Stourbridge, containing 1157 inhabitants.
Last Updated: 14/10/2013