Edward is the creation of a deceased inventor. The inventor passed on before he could complete Edward, which leaves him with scissors for hands. One day an Avon representative, Peg comes knocking on the mansion door. Entering the mansion, she discovers Edward all alone. Peg takes it upon herself to bring Edward down from his lonesome station and introduces him to society. Things are going well until they take a turn for a worse. Edward soon realizes that not everyone in this picturesque town has his back.