Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh
The Role of Lord Provost
The Lord Provost is
The Lord Provost is usually elected every four years from among the 58 members of the City of
The role also involves representing the Council on numerous bodies and organisations, such as the Edinburgh International Festival Council, the Board of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and Dynamic Earth Charitable Trust.
Importantly, the Lord Provost is also the Lord Lieutenant of the City of
Other duties include the active promotion of