The Best of Stanley is a fan-made Thomas and Friends UK/US DVD idea made by BiggestThomasFan. It features three Season 12 episodes, one Season 15 episode, one Season 18 episode and one Season 19 episode. And both the UK and the US versions come with the movie, The Great Discovery as a bonus DVD.
- James Works It Out (Michael Angelis/Michael Brandon)
- Gordon Takes a Shortcut (Michael Angelis/Michael Brandon)
- Thomas Puts the Breaks On (Michael Angelis/Michael Brandon)
- Surprise, Surprise (Michael Angelis/Michael Brandon)
- Samson at Your Service (Mark Moraghan)
- The Truth About Toby (Mark Moraghan)
- The Great Discovery
- Narrated by Michael Angelis and Mark Moraghan in the UK and Michael Brandon and Mark Moraghan in the US.
- Distributed by Hit Entertainment for the UK and Universal Studios Home Entertainment in the US.
- The back cover shows a picture from Thomas' Tall Friend, but that episode does not appear on this DVD.
- Stanley at Great Waterton from "Gordon Takes a Shortcut"
- Henry and Stanley from "Thomas' Tall Friend"
- Percy, Edward and Stanley from "Surprise, Surprise"