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Summary of Significant Accounting Policies - Schedule of Earnings Per Share, Basic and Diluted (Details)

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Summary of Significant Accounting Policies - Schedule of Earnings Per Share, Basic and Diluted (Details) - $ / shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2020
Mar. 31, 2019
Net income (loss) attributable to Edison Nation, Inc. - basic 1,269,492 (1,435,290)
Net income (loss) attributable to Edison Nation, Inc. - diluted 1,269,492 (1,435,290)
Average shares outstanding - basic 8,181,470 5,661,380
Average shares outstanding - diluted 8,181,470 5,661,380
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic 8,181,470 5,661,380
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 9,637,421 5,661,380
Net income (loss) attributable to Edison Nation, Inc. per share - basic $ 0.16 $ (0.25)
Net income (loss) attributable to Edison Nation, Inc. per share - diluted $ 0.13 $ (0.25)
Options and Other Share-based Awards [Member]    
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 210,000
Shares Reserved [Member]    
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 990,000
Warrants for Noteholders [Member]    
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 81,807
Convertible Shares Under Notes Payable [Member]    
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 46,337
Shares to be Issued [Member]    
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - basic
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding - diluted 127,807