The Edge

Mick Jagger & The Edge at U2 show after-party in London - 30 October 2015

The Edge  Irish Guitarist

Who is is he dating right now?

The Edge and Morleigh Steinberg are married.


The Edge was previously married to Aislinn O'Sullivan (1983 - 1991).


The Edge is a 55 year old Irish Guitarist. Born David Howell Evans on 8th August, 1961 in Barking Maternity Hospital, Essex, England and educated at Mount Temple Comprehensive School, Dublin, Ireland, he is famous for Guitarist for U2 in a career that spans 1976–present. His zodiac sign is Leo.

The Edge is a member of the following lists: Musicians from County Dublin, British emigrants to Ireland and Alternative rock guitarists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 24 years, 10 months 12 years, 11 months -
Total2 24 years, 10 months 12 years, 11 months -


First Name The
Last Name Edge
Full Name at Birth David Howell Evans
Age 55 years
Birthday 8th August, 1961
Birthplace Barking Maternity Hospital, Essex, England
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality Irish
High School Mount Temple Comprehensive School, Dublin, Ireland
Occupation Text Musician, singer, songwriter
Occupation Guitarist
Claim to Fame Guitarist for U2
Music Genre (Text) Rock, post-punk, alternative rock
Year(s) Active 1976–present
Instrument (text) Guitar, vocals, keyboards, piano, bass guitar
Record Label Island, Mercury
Associated Acts U2, Passengers
Official Websites
Brother Dik Evans (musician)
Friend Gavin Friday
Associated People Adam Clayton (U2 bassist), Larry Mullen (U2 drummer), Bono (singer of U2)

David Howell Evans (born 8 August 1961), better known by his stage name The Edge (or just Edge), is a British-born Irish musician, songwriter and singer best known as the lead guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist of the rock band U2. A member of the group since its inception, he has recorded 13 studio albums with the band as well as one solo record. As a guitarist, the Edge has crafted a minimalistic and textural style of playing. His use of a rhythmic delay effect yields a distinctive ambient, chiming sound that has become a signature of U2's music.

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The Edge55 LeoGuitarist
Morleigh Steinberg-Dancer
Aislinn O'Sullivan-


Hollie LouiseFemale4th July, 198432 years old
ArranFemale15th October, 198531 years old
Blue AngelFemale26th June, 198927 years old
Sian Beatrice EchoFemale7th October, 199719 years old
LeviMale1st October, 199917 years old


Posted commentsView all comments (10)

BrunaReJun 1, 2010

I`m sorry Mo, but who dated Naomi Campbell and want to marry her was Adam Clayton and not The Edge.

MoApr 25, 2010

The edge DID date Naomi Campbell, you guys have it wrong. I remember reading about them. I believe he wanted to marry her, but if I recall correctly, she totally dissed him.

ihearttinytimApr 14, 2008

Woooo-hooooo!!! The Edge! :D

hewsonfanNov 12, 2007

He never dated Naomi Campbell. Bass Guitarist Adam Clayton did.

U2 fanSep 27, 2007

No, dear- that was Adam Clayton, bassist for U2. They were engaged in 1993.

Erin LewisSep 16, 2007

The Edge never dated Naomi Cambell, his band mate Adam Clayton dated Naomi Cambell. The Edge was married to Aislinn O` Sullivan nad then dated/married Morleigh Steinberg

ashleyJul 25, 2007

he also dated naomi campbell

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