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Edenvale Area Profile: Gauteng

Are you struggling to find comprehensive information onEdenvale? Asmall city on the East Rand in Gauteng, it has lots to offer with itsrich history andstrategic location. This article will guide you through everything you need to know about living and doing business here.

Keep reading - your ultimate guide awaits!

Key Takeaways

  • It offers numerous attractions such asGreenstone Shopping Centre, Snake City, and Glendower Golf Clubfor leisure and business activities.
  • Top educational institutions in the area includeCurro Edenvale High School, Dunvegan Primary School, and Ekurhuleni West TVET College.
  • Business opportunities are abundant with growth in commercial sectors and an advantageous location nearO.R. Tambo International Airport.
  • Logistics companies benefit from its strategic position, with firms like Rhenus Warehousing Solutions providing top-notch services.
  • Excellent transportation options include major highways like the N3 and R24, proximity to Gautrain Station, and comprehensive local bus routes.

Discover Edenvale

From stunning parks to vibrant shopping centers, there's much to see and experience here....

Tourist Attractions and Local Amenities

Business owners will appreciate the diverse attractions and local amenities available.

  1. Greenstone Shopping Centre: A major shopping mall catering to various retail needs, from fashion to electronics.
  2. Edenvale Action Sports Arena: Ideal for team-building activities or corporate events with action-packed sports like cricket and netball.
  3. Snake City: Offers an educational experience with a wide variety of reptiles, perfect for team outings.
  4. Zoos and Wildlife Parks: Experience the local fauna and flora, which can be great for employee family days.
  5. Glendower Golf Club: One of the top golfing courses in Gauteng, suitable for corporate golf days or client meetings.
  6. Horwood's Farm: A picturesque spot ideal for company picnics or outdoor retreats.
  7. Modderfontein Bird and Sculpture Park: Enjoy nature walks while appreciating unique art pieces, excellent for relaxation and networking events.
  8. Acrobranch Modderfontein: Adventure activities that include zip-lining and obstacle courses for team-building exercises.
  9. The Landing Coffee Shop: A cozy place for informal business meetings or client lunches.
  10. Bedfordview:Just a 5-minute drive with many restaurants and retail centers.

This array of venues ensures business owners have ample opportunities to engage in productive activities while enjoying what it offers.

Educational Institutions in Edenvale

Edenvale offers numerous educational institutions for students of all ages. Here are some key options:

Curro Edenvale High School

  • Located in Highway Gardens, this school provides quality education.
  • It serves students from Grade 8 to Grade 12.
  • Known for its strong academic record and extracurricular programs.

Dunvegan Primary School

  • A well-regarded public school that focuses on holistic development.
  • Offers a comprehensive curriculum from preschool to primary education.
  • Has excellent facilities and experienced staff.

Edenglen High School

  • Situated in Edenglen, it caters to secondary school learners.
  • Recognized for both academic and sports achievements.
  • Provides a supportive learning environment.

Ekurhuleni West TVET College

  • This public institution offers Technical, Vocational, Education and Training (TVET).
  • Located in the East Rand area.
  • Specializes in technical skills and vocational training.

Marais Steyn Park Primary School

  • Focuses on nurturing young minds with a solid educational foundation.
  • Combines traditional teaching methods with modern technology.
  • Promotes active learning through various projects and activities.

Greenstone Hill International School

  • Follows an international curriculum catering to diverse student backgrounds.
  • Emphasizes global citizenship and multilingual education.
  • Located near popular residential areas like Greenstone Hill.

Each institution ensures that the information contained within their curriculums is up-to-date-providing accurate knowledge for parents considering options within the greater Edenvale area.

Life in Edenvale

The community spirit is strong, creating a welcoming atmosphere for residents.

Housing and Business Opportunities

It has arange of housing options,you can find moderate homes and upscale townhouses. Whether you are looking for a family home or a trendy apartment, there is something for everyone.

The commercial sector is thriving with new businesses opening regularly. This makes it an attractive spot for entrepreneurs and established companies alike.

Witheasy access to major roads like the R24, it's convenient for both commuting employees and customers.

Business owners benefit from the proximity to this key transport hub, making logistics simpler and more efficient.

Many companiessupport various industries in Edenvale, including retail at places likeGreenstone Mall and Stoneridge Centrewhich enhancebusiness growth potential tremendously.

Community Vibes and Lifestyle

Edenvale boasts alively community with a mix of cultures. A sizableItalian population enriches the area, bringing delicious delis and family restaurants.Local events and lifestyle activities create vibrant social scenes ideal for business networking.

High-quality amenities support both families and professionals, ensuring a balanced life.

Diverse residential options cater to various needs - from modern complexes in Greenstone and Stoneridge to peaceful suburbs like Dowerglen. Businesses find ample opportunities with growing infrastructure and supportive local commerce networks.

Theopen-air lifestyle center offers leisurely shopping, dining, and entertainment experiences that further enhance living in Edenvale today.

Popular Industrial Area

It is a bustling hub for logistics companies. Many businesses choose this area for its strategic location and infrastructure....

Logistics Companies in Edenvale

Excellent opportunities forlogistics companies, its strategic location and mix of residential, business, and industrial areas make it ideal.

Rhenus Warehousing Solutions

  • One of the top logistics companies.
  • Providescomprehensive warehousing services.
  • Known for reliable and efficient storage solutions.

M Power Transport

  • Specializes infreight transport.
  • Offers a wide range of trucking services.
  • Ensures timely delivery of goods.

Reliable Freight & Forwarding

  • Leading logistics and storage provider.
  • Supports the industrial sector with tailored services.
  • Helps businesses manage the supply chain effectively.

General Freight Trucking Companies

  • Play a crucial role within the industrial area.
  • Facilitate themovement of goods to various destinations.
  • Offer essential support for local businesses and industries.

Business owners can find effective logistics solutions in this dynamic environment.

Navigating Edenvale

Major roads connected to key areas, making commuting easy.

Major Roads and Public Transit Options

 It's easy to get around whether you're driving or using public transit.

Well-Maintained Roads:

  • The roads here are well-kept and make for smooth travel.
  • Regular upkeep ensures minimal delays and safe driving conditions.

Major Highways Nearby:

  • N3 Highway runs adjacent to Edenvale, offering swift access to Johannesburg City Centre.
  • R24 Highway connects directly to O.R. Tambo International Airport.

Proximity to O.R. Tambo International Airport:

  • Only 9 km away from the airport, making it convenient for business travel.
  • Quick access saves time on both domestic and international flights.

Public Transit Options:

  • The Gautrain is just a short drive away, allowing speedy travel.
  • Local buses cover the town comprehensively, serving all key areas.

Ease of Access:

  • Major roads like Van Riebeeck Avenue ensure seamless connectivity.
  • Surrounding regions such as Illiondale are easily reachable via these major roads.

Taxi Services:

  • Several reliable taxi companies operate in the area for quick point-to-point rides.
  • Ride-hailing apps like Uber are also widely available here.

Navigating is simple due to its top-notch infrastructure and various transport modes... perfect for businesses looking for easy accessibility!


It offers amix of history and modern living, the town providesexcellent amenities, schools, and transportation options. It iswell-positioned between the airport and Johannesburg City Centre.

Withdiverse housing opportunities, Edenvale is perfect for families and businesses alike. Discover what makes this area anideal place to live and work!

If you are looking for commercial or industrial property in this area, visitCurrie Group's websitehere, or call us at 010 824 7275


1. Where is it located?

Edenvale is situated in the East Rand, South Africa. It is within easy access to the international airport and Johannesburg city.

2. What historical sites are found in Edenvale?

It has roots dating back to the Anglo-Boer War and includes a settlement named Rietfontein around the Rietfontein gold mine, once populated by Cornish mineworkers.

3. How accurate is the information on property group websites about Edenvale?

Every effort will be made to ensure that the information contained on property group websites is accurate and up-to-date; however, they make no warranty regarding its completeness.

4. What amenities does modern Edenvale offer?

Modern Edenvale is home to areas such as the residential area of Dowerglen and Edenglen with complexes and townhouses, an added entertainment area, open-air lifestyle centers like Eden Meadows, and more.

5. How can I travel to other parts of Gauteng?

It has access to public transport with it being just 9km from the nearest Gautrain station which connects you swiftly to Sandton.

6. Why has Edenvale become popular over the last ten years?

Over the last ten years, many have been drawn to live here due to its convenient location near key areas like Johannesburg Center while offering a peaceful residential feel at places like Dowerglen.

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