Wardley, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear is a large residential area located to the South East part of the Metropolitan Borough of Gateshead, 4 miles out of Newcastle upon Tyne on the border of South Tyneside. The postal code for Wardley is NE10. The population of the Gateshead MBC ward of Wardley and Leam Lane at the 2011 Census was 8,327.
Wardley is made up of mainly private housing. It contains 2 petrol stations, a restaurant, a unisex hairdressers and a number of news agencies. It is split in 2, across the A184 Felling by-Pass, and Lingey Lane.
Wardley is served by buses 4, M2, M3, M3A, 12, 26A, X36, 57, 68, 69, 69A, 92, 558 and 994. The nearest Tyne and Wear Metro station is Pelaw, the nearest Rail station is Heworth.