Edgware has a generally suburban character, typical of the rural-urban fringe.

It was an ancient parish in the county of Middlesex directly east of Watling Street and gives its name to the present-day Edgware Road that runs from central London towards the town.

With nearly 17,000 residents Edgware is the 4th Largest of Barnet’s wards with an area of 5.5 square kilometres with wide variety of properties coming to market with a rich blend of the old and the new with an average price for a property in Edgware being £526,526 over the last year.