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This post is attributable to BlueBobbyBird at ford - forums for a '99 expedition

Trim Panel — Front Door, Expedition Removal
1. Remove the sail panel. (Release the top portion first.)
2. Remove the window regulator switch plate (14524).
3. Disconnect the electrical connectors.
4. Remove the screw at the sail panel.
5. Remove the screw at the window regulator switch plate opening.
6. Remove the courtesy lamp lens.
7. Remove the screw at the courtesy lamp.
8. Remove the inside door handle trim cover.
9. Remove the bolt for the inside door handle.
10. CAUTION:
To avoid damage to the front door trim panel, do not pull directly outward.
Lift upward and then outward to remove the front door trim panel (23943).
11. Remove the courtesy lamp and socket.
12. Disconnect the power mirror electrical connector.
 

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Thanks for posting this "Poppy", I've always wondered. I bet the rear door panels (less the sail panel) are very similar...?
 

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...10. CAUTION:
To avoid damage to the front door trim panel, do not pull directly outward.
Lift upward and then outward to remove the front door trim panel (23943)...
I usually sit on a 5 gal bucket, facing the panel and give some upward push with a knee while pulling out and steadying it.
 

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Here is a TSB for interior panel removal service tips. This fits well with this thread from Poppy.
 

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