Net Asset Value(s)

The net asset value of Edinburgh Small Companies Trust plc as at the close of business on 25 October 2002 are as follows: (For Edinburgh Fund Managers plc, Company Secretary) Undiluted nav (p): 56.22 Diluted nav (p): n/a Potential Gearing: 150.7 Actual Gearing: 120.0 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/28/20021028BIT00490/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/10/28/20021028BIT00490/wkr0002.pdf