Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh

Deputy Lord Provost and Bailies

Deputy Lord Provost

The role of the Deputy Lord Provost is to support the Lord Provost by deputising for him when he is not available.

The position is currently held by Deputy Lord Provost Joan Griffiths.


Despite the support of the Deputy Lord Provost the busy diary of official engagements demands additional support from time to time. This support is provided by five Bailies.

The Bailies for the current Council administration are

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