The neighborhood of Brookside is bounded with Whitemud Drive in the west and south, North Saskatchewan River valley in the North and Whitemud Creek in the east.
The main construction development in the neighborhood of Brookside took place in early 1970s. Mostly, the residents of the neighborhood of Brookside prefer single family dwellings. Additionally, some residents are also interested in rented apartments as well as row houses.
Brookside Elementary School is the only school in the neighborhood of Brookside. The school is operated by the Edmonton's public school system. As far as the religious status of the neighborhood of Brookside is concerned, there is Edmonton Temple of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This Edmonton Temple was predicated on December 11, 1999. The Edmonton Temple is the 2nd LDS temple in Alberta.