Director Shareholding

SCHEDULE 11 NOTIFICATION OF INTERESTS OF DIRECTORS AND CONNECTED PERSONS 1) Name of company The Edinburgh Investment Trust plc 2) Name of director Mr Scott Dobbie 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 or in respect of a non-beneficial interest Non-beneficial interest (Trustee) 4) Name of the registered holder(s) and, if more than one holder, the number of shares held by each of them (if notified) Scott Jamieson Dobbie 50,264 Bank of Scotland SP Nominees Ltd 18,259 Not notified 42,365 5) Please state whether notification relates to a person(s) connected with the Director named in 2 above and identify the connected person(s) As in 2 above 6) Please state the nature of the transaction. For PEP transactions please indicate whether general/single co PEP and if discretionary/non discretionary Purchase as Trustee 7) Number of shares/amount of stock acquired 84 8) Percentage of issued class 0% 9) Number of shares/amount of stock disposed 0 10) Percentage of issued class n/a 11) Class of security Ordinary 12) Price per share 347.5p 13) Date of transaction 10/7/02 14) Date company informed 22/7/02 15) Total holding following this notification 110,888 16) Total percentage holding of issued class following this notification 0.0% If a director has been granted options by the company please complete the following boxes 17) Date of grant n/a 18) Period during which or date on which exercisable n/a 19) Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option n/a 20) Description of shares or debentures involved: class, number n/a 21) Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to be fixed at time of exercise n/a 22) Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following this notification n/a 23) Any additional information n/a 24) Name of contact and telephone number for queries Lynn Mathewson, tel: 0131 313 6402 25) Name and signature of authorised company official responsible for making this notification Date of Notification 22/7/02 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/23/20020723BIT00640/wkr0001.doc http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2002/07/23/20020723BIT00640/wkr0002.pdf