Edenthorpe lies to the East of Doncaster and is bi-sected by
the A18. The A630 passes the south of the village
from junction 4 of the M18 and meets the A18 to the west
of the village at a roundabout. The population is 4,748. There is
the Kirk Sandall railway station less than a mile away on
the Sheffield to Hull Line.
The parish church is the Church of the Good Shepherd, part of a
group based in Kirk Sandall which adjoins the village to
the north. Village pubs are the Eden
Arms on Eden Field Road, the Holly
Bush on Church Baulk, and
the Ridgewood on Thorne
Road (A18). The Edenthorpe Canon Popham C of
E and the Edenthorpe Hall primary schools as well as
the Hungerhill School, are located just off the A18.