For many players, these are the first monsters that they will kill. Men are commonly trained on by all combat levels. Many players also kill them for the unidentifiedherbs, which are commonly dropped by slain men. The most efficient place to kill men is inside of the building north of Edgevillebank. The bank is just seconds away and allows players to bank loot very quickly.
They can be pickpocketed at level 1 Thieving. When pickpocketed, they yield 3 coins per successful attempt, also granting 8 thieving experience. The coins that they provide along with their low hitpoints and max damage against the player being only 1 make them an ideal source of coins and items for new players.