Though not as popular as it used to be when PKing was around, edgeville is still a nice spot to hang out for many reasons.
Things to do
Many fletchers come to Edge (as it is usually called) to get away from the hustle and bustle of the Grand Exchange, where they buy their supplies.
Edgeville is near the stronghold of player safety, the best spot to train combat.
Edgeville is near the best F2P fishing spot.
Cut Yew Logs
There are 2 Yew trees which are really close to a bank, making this the best spot to cut Yew logs.