Edge has said that before signing with WWE he only made $12,000 a year at best.
Cites Hulk Hogan as not only his hero as a kid, but the man who inspired him to become a wrestler. Ironically, he helped Hogan win the tag team title at one point, Hogan's only win of that title.
Currently resides in Tampa, Florida and Toronto, Canada.
Notable Title Wins Include: ICW/MWCW Mid-West Unified Tag Team title; SSW Tag Team title; ICW Street Fight Tag Team titles (2); WWF Intercontinental Title (4); WWF Tag Team Titles w/Christian (7); WWF King of the Ring 2001; WWF Tag Team Titles w/ Hulk Hogan; WWE World Tag Team titles w/Chris Benoit
As a sixteen year old, attended WrestleMania VI at the Toronto SkyDome, to watch Hulk Hogan battle the Ultimate Warrior. Twelve years later, he returned to the SkyDome to participate in WrestleMania X8. Ironically, Hulk Hogan was also on the card.
He grew up without seeing his father.
He was the 2001 WWF King of the Ring.
He says in his autobiography his least favorite ring name he had was Damon Striker.
He currently resides in Tampa, Florida.
He is a New Jersey Devils fan.
He use to play hockey with Montreal Canadien Aaron Downey.
As of November 23, 2007 he is in a on-screen relationship with Vickie Guerrero, on WWE SmackDown!.
He was the leader of the team Rated-RKO.
He is a 5-time WWE Intercontinental Champion.
He is 240 lbs and his height is 6 ft 5.
He does not smoke cigarettes, he claims he had his first cigarette when he was sixteen and he hated it.
On October 9, 2006, during the Raw family reunion, Edge joined forces with Randy Orton to form the tag team, Rated RKO.
He used to date Amy "Lita" Dumas.
He has been married two times.
Edge has a myspace.
Lita was his valet from 2005-2006.
Edge is also known as The Rated R Superstar
He was injured by Kane on June 13th during a Mardi Gras celebration. Kane was disguised as a king. Edge was suspicious and speared the wrong person. Edge has had successful surgery this past weekend and is recovering for the next 4 months.
He beat Mr. Kennedy for his money in the the bank and cashed it in to win the World Heavyweight title from Undertaker.
He is in 2007 Money in the Bank Ladder match.
On the November 13, 2006 edition of RAW, Edge & Randy Orton beat Ric Flair & Roddy Piper to become the World Tag Team Champions.
On November 5, 2006 at Cyber Sunday, Edge & Randy Orton beat DX.
He made his WWE Debut in June of 1998.
On September 18, 2006, He, Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch beat John Cena & D-Generation X by DQ on RAW.
On September 17, 2006, He lost the WWE Championship to John Cena at Unforgiven 2006 in a TLC Match. This was also the first time he lost a TLC Match.
On September 4, 2006, He, Lita & Randy Orton beat John Cena, Carlito & Trish Stratus in a Inter-gender 6 Man Tag Match on RAW.
August 20, 2006- He beat John Cena at Summerslam.
August 7, 2006- He & Lita beat Carlito & Trish Stratus in a Mixed Tag Match on RAW.
He defeated Kane at Backlash 2004.
He defeated Randy Orton at Vengeance 2004 to become the new Intercontinental champion.
Edge will appear on "Mind of Mencia" on August 6, 2006.
His favorite cereal is Multi-Grain Lucky Charms.
His favorite beer is Sleeman Clear.
July 3, 2006- He beat RVD & John Cena in a Triple Treat Match to become the WWE Champion.
June 19, 2006- He beat Ric Flair on RAW.
June 11, 2006- He, Mick Foley & Lita beat Terry Funk, Tommy Dreamer & Beaulah at ECW One Night Stand.
June 7, 2006- He beat Tommy Dreamer at WWE vs ECW.
He was trained by Ron Hutchison, Sweet Daddy Siki, Sully's Gym, Bret and Stu Hart, Dory Funk, Jr., and Tom Prichard.
His previous managers have been Johnny Bradford, Gangrel, Lita, Terri Runnels, and Judd the Studd.
He was voted by his high school senior class as "Most Likely to Win the WWF Championship."
He met Christian (Jason Reso) when they were in the 5th grade, Jason was the new kid in school, and he had a ninja star, Adam thought that was cool and they've been best friends ever since.
He won the WWE Championship for the first time by defeating John Cena at New Year's Revolution.
At WrestleMania 22, Edge defeated Mick Foley in a Hardcore Match.
He grew up without ever seeing his dad.
He was the last opponent of Owen Hart, prior to Owen's death.
He was one half of the second ever WWE Tag Team Champions with Rey Mysterio.
He was 2001 WWF King of the Ring.
He's a former member of the Brood and the Ministry of Darkness.
His autobiography, entitled "Adam Copeland On Edge", was published on November 4, 2004.
Wrestling Observer Newsletter Awards:
2000 Tag Team of the Year (with Christian)
2002 Match of the Year (with Rey Mysterio Jr vs Chris Benoit and Kurt Angle)
His wrestling debut was July 1, 1992.
He is 6ft. 5in. tall and weighs 240 lbs.
He was one half, next to Christian, of the hardcore tag team named "The Suicide Blondes".
Edge debuted in the WWF as a mysterious loner who entered the ring from the crowd.
He had past rivalries with Chavo Guerrero, Randy Orton, Chris Benoit, Shawn Michaels, Kane, Matt Hardy, Ric Flair, John Cena.
Edge held the ICW/MWCW Mid-West Unified Tag Team title, SSW Tag Team title and the ICW Street Fight Tag Team titles (2 times)
His Previous Nicknames were: Adam Impact and Sexton Hardcastle
Adam was first married to WWE wrestler Sean "Val Venis" Morley's sister Alannah, but later divorced before his autobiography came out in 2004. He then met Lisa Ortiz when he was having neck surgery and married her in October. Soon after, the affair with Amy Dumas (a.k.a. Lita) started in December. When the affair broke, Edge sought out a divorce. Wrestling news sites have reported that Adam and Amy ended their relationship, however, there is no evidence to support this claim and judging by the reaction at the end of New Year's Revolution, they are still very much together. Fan opinion is divided on the matter.
His current theme music is "Metalingus" by Alter Bridge. He has previously used "Never Gonna Stop" by Rob Zombie and a WWE-produced track.
Edge had a tattoo of a shark flexing its arm, which is now covered by a sun on his upper bicep.
Edge's own autobiography, entitled "Adam Copeland On Edge" (The On Edge Book), tells of his own voyage in the wrestling industry and how he found success on the independent circuit and WWE. It features details of his personal life before and after becoming a wrestler.
In 2000, he made a cameo appearance in the movie Highlander: Endgame, credited as "Road Bandit." During his cameo appearance, actor Adrian Paul remarks "Looks like you've lost your edge, lad" after defeating him.
As a teenager, Adam appeared at WrestleMania VI as part of the crowd, cheering for the then-WWF Champion Hulk Hogan in the "Ultimate Challenge" Main Event against Intercontinental Champion Ultimate Warrior. On 17 March 2002, Edge would return to Skydome for WrestleMania X8, participating and winning in his match against Booker T. On 4 July 2002, Edge would team with Hogan to capture the World Tag-Team Championship on an episode of SmackDown!
Copeland now joins Bret Hart and Chris Jericho as only the third Canadian professional wrestler to win the WWF/E Championship.
Career Highlights: WWE Champion;
World Tag Team Champion; WWE Tag Team Champion; Intercontinental Champion; WCW U.S. Champion.
He is a 11-time Tag Team Champion.
His current finishers are: The Spear, Edgecution, Modified Sharpshooter a.k.a. Edgecator.
Has gone at wrestlermania 4-0, the second highest winning streak.
He wrestled as Sexton Hardcastle before his WWE days.
He is a 5 time Intercontinental Champion.
He is a big Rob Zombie fan.
Edge: I'm The Rated R Superstar!