For a long time, Edinburgh Square was one of five arranged squares. The primary Horticultural Society, sorted out in 1910, planted numerous trees and different plants on Edinburgh Square some of which are as yet remaining around the Cenotaph. Preceding the development of the Town Hall in 1857, Edinburgh Square was known as Market Square, as it was a business opportunity for rancher's deliver and meats.
Throughout the years, tennis, lacrosse, boxing, ice skating on an open air arena and Canadian football have been played on the Square. Rodeos and a yearly bazaar additionally were hung on this area. Until 1950, parties were held there amid the July 1 festivities. Those occasion occasions generally incorporated a throughout the day baseball competition, which proceeded until the point that the merriments were migrated to the Band Shell in Kinsmen Park on the west side of town. The Square was likewise the middle for political mobilizes.
The Edinburgh Square's baseball field is one of five precious stones in Caledonia, in spite of the fact that, at one time, it was the main baseball field in Caledonia. The lawnbowling green there remains the just a single around the local area. There is a Cenotaph, which every year draws extensive groups for the November 11 Remembrance Day administrations. The quantity of autos stopped on the square the principal end of the week in October demonstrates how expansive the group is for the yearly Caledonia Fair held only east of the square on the carnival.