Edward Cullen is one of the main characters in the Twilight Series. He is a Vampire, and a Vegetarian vampire. He is in love with Bella Swan, and is very protective of her. He is the adopted brother of Jasper Hale, Emmett Cullen, Rosalie Hale, and Alice Cullen. He is the adopted son of Esme Cullen and Carlisle Cullen. Being a vampire, he has a lifelong rivalry with Jacob Black and the Shape-Shifters of La Push, Washington.