Edgware is a district in the north of Greater London. There is a tube station on the Northern line and it is principally a residential and shopping area. There is a library, a shopping centre, a bus garage, and a hospital located in this district. Edgware generally has a suburban character. It is considered to be one of the major 35 centres in the London Plan. In the county of Middlesex, Edgware was an ancient parish.