City of Edinburgh Council

Chief Executive: 
Andrew Kerr
Council Leader: 
Adam McVey
Civic Head: 
Frank Ross
Political control: 
SNP, LAB Coalition
Waverley Court, Edinburgh, EH8 8BG
0131 200 2323

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The City of Edinburgh Council is responsible for providing key public services in Scotland's capital city to over 507,170 (NRS 2016) citizens and the many million visitors the city attracts each year. With around 15,000 employees (2015), the council is a substantial employer in the city.