Ben Wood scored for Amber Athletic and his namesake Alan added two more. However, their goals were not enough to contain visiting AFC South Normanton, who recorded a 5-3 victory margin thanks to Javen Lee, Jay Cooper (3) and James Pearce.
In Division Two, there were wins for Duffield Dynamos and Swanwick Villa, who each secured their first points of the season following victories over Blackwell MW and Railway (Pinxton) by scores of 7-2 and 4-3 respectively.
Ripley White Lion lead the pack and strolled to a 10-0 away win at Heanor Staff, their goals coming from Jay Miles (5), Andy Fretwell (2), Callum Daykin, Mark Gotheridge and Adam Hassall.
Out Of Town maintained their perfect start following a 6-2 defeat of Gallows Inn. Mark Hollis showed the way with a hat-trick.
Alliance Healthcare got off the mark at the sixth attempt and ran in six unanswered goals in defeating Heanor Staff Reserves in the third division.