Holding(s) in Company

SCHEDULE 10 NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTERESTS IN SHARES Name of company: Edinburgh Income & Value Trust plc 2) Name of shareholder having a major interest Aberdeen Asset Managers Ltd 3) Please state whether notification indicates that it is in respect of holding of the shareholder named in 2 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest or in the case of an individual holder if it is a holding of that person's spouse or children under the age of 18 On behalf of 2 and its associated companies 4) Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of shares held by each of them Aberdeen High Income Trust PLC (State Street Nominees Ltd) - 1,865,580 Aberdeen Equity Income (OEIC) (TBC) - 454,225 5) Number of shares/amount of stock acquired N/A 6) Percentage of issued class N/A 7) Number of shares/amount of stock disposed 100,000 8) Percentage of issued class 0.42% 9) Class of security Ordinary 1p 10) Date of transaction 28 October 2002 11) Date company informed 29 October 2002 12) Total holding following this notification 2,319,805 13) Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification 9.79% 14) Any additional information None 15) Name of contact and telephone number for queries Valerie Mackenzie (Tel 0131-313-6321) 16) Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making this notification Valerie Mackenzie Date of notification 29.10.02 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/29/20021029BIT00880/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/29/20021029BIT00880/wkr0002.pdf