Net Asset Value(s)

The net asset value of Edinburgh High Income Trust plc as at the close of business on 21 August 2002 are as follows: Edinburgh High Income Trust plc Undiluted nav (p): 83.47 Potential Gearing: 259.0 Actual Gearing: 246.0 For Edinburgh Fund Managers plc Company Secretary ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/08/22/20020822BIT01360/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/08/22/20020822BIT01360/wkr0002.pdf