Edinburgh Inv. Trust

Transaction in Own Shares

The Edinburgh Investment Trust plc

HEADLINE:   PURCHASE OF ORDINARY SHARES FOR TREASURY

The Edinburgh Investment Trust plc announces that on 19 September 2019, it purchased for holding in treasury 270,000 ordinary shares of 25p each at a price of 585.5331p per share.

Following this transaction, the Company has 9,718,561 ordinary shares held in treasury and 185,948,173 ordinary shares in circulation.  The total number of ordinary shares in issue is 195,666,734.

For and on behalf of
Invesco Asset Management Limited
Corporate Company Secretary

19 September 2019