Stuart Edgington known as Stuart Edge is an American YouTube personality best known by his prank, magic, flash mob and street music performance videos.[3][4][5][6][7][8]

Early life

Edge was born on March 27, 1989 in Utah in a Mormon family. When he was 14 his parents divorced and he moved to Mexico with his mother and brothers. He graduated with an associate degree from Utah Valley University.

Edge wrote about his rise from porta potties cleaner to YouTube star in his book "On the Edge: How My Crappy Job Changed My Life".[3][4][7][8][9][10]


Edge has collaborated with other notable YouTubers including Andrew Hales, Justin Stuart, Andrew Scites from JStuStudios and Lindsey Stirling.[5]

"Using Siri To Get A Date/Married"

Two years after the initial release of Siri, Edge came up with the idea to team up with his friends to prank students. The first video titled "Using Siri To Get A Date" was released on October 23, 2013 and second video titled "Using Siri To Get Married" was released on September 16, 2015.[11][12]

Justin Bieber Sorry Dance Video

Edge made a video with his partner Weixin Le where they dance to Justin Bieber's Sorry song in 31 different Halloween costumes. The video was released on October 30, 2015 and received so much attention that Justin Bieber tweeted a link to the video.[13][14][15]

"Deserving Family Gets Christmas Makeover"

Edge serves Day 8 in LDS Church's 12 Days of Social where they asked 12 LDS YouTube stars to share their talents through music and spoken word and also offer their fans a unique testimony of Jesus Christ. The series took place from December 1 to December 12, 2015 and featured Alex Boyé, Jenny Oaks Baker, Lexi Walker and the Gardiner Sisters.[16]

Edge teamed up with his family, friends and local businesses to provide a Christmas for a family whose father died unexpectedly one year before the campaign.[17][18]

Mexico Veracruz Mission

Edge as a part of LDS community has served a mission from 2008 to 2010 in Veracruz, Mexico. Edge :::3an speak Spanish fluently.[19][4]