Edinburgh
Edinburgh

Edinburgh

the Scottish city of Edinburgh

geographical area, settlement, area within a nation, city, town or city, capital city, LDC link settlement, populated place, administrative area within a nation above city-level, film location, university city

Location
the United Kingdom, the EU, Scotland, Great Britain, Western Europe,  …
Location of
Royal Bank of Scotland; Lloyds TSB; HBOS; University of Edinburgh; Royal Bank of Scotland Group;  …
Country
the United Kingdom, Scotland, Great Britain
Telephone area
the Edinburgh telephone code area
Population
477,660; 471,650
Website
http://www.edinburgh-inspiringcapital.com, http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk
Area
258.998811034 square kilometres, 100.00 square miles
Births
Sean Connery, Alexander Graham Bell, James I of England, Tony Blair, David Hume,  …
Capital of
Scotland, Kingdom of Scotland
Origin of
Shirley Manson, Bay City Rollers, KT Tunstall, Boards of Canada, The Exploited,  …
Published
Hollywood Undercover
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edinburgh
Leader
George Grubb, Ewan Aitken
Contents
Royal Bank of Scotland; Lloyds TSB; HBOS; Royal Bank of Scotland Group; Rockstar North;  …
Broadcast Area of
Talk 107, 97.3 Forth One, Fresh Air, 1548 Forth 2
UK NGR
"NT275735", "NT2573"
Established
1991
Post Town for
Morningside, Midlothian, Scotland; Merchiston, Scotland; Oxgangs, Scotland
Slogan
"Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchman stays wake in vain"; "Unless the Lord in vain"; "the watchman stays wake in vain""; ""Nisi Dominus Frustra" "Unless the Lord in vain" from a Latin translation of Hebrew text meaning "Unless the Lord watches over the city"; "everything is in vain"";  …
Closest Airport
Edinburgh Airport
Deaths
Adam Smith; David Hume; John Knox; Mary of Guise; John Napier;  …
Coordinates
55°56'58"N, 55°56'57"N, 3°09'37"W
End of
A1 road, A8 road, A702 road, A701 road, A70 road,  …
Nearest Settlement of
Edinburgh Airport, the area of uk postcode td1 2tb, the area of uk postcode td1 2td, the area of uk postcode td1 2te, the area of uk postcode td1 2th,  …
Pet Name
""Athens of the North""; ""Auld Reekie""; "Athens of the North"; "Auld Reekie"; ""Auld Reekie", "Athens of the North""
Nationality of
Sheila Graber
Borders
Scott Russell Aqueduct
Politicians
Alistair Darling, Nigel Griffiths, Mark Lazarowicz, Gavin Strang, John Andrew Barrett
Residents
Sean Connery; Alexander Graham Bell; James I of England; Tony Blair; J. K. Rowling;  …
Leader's Title
"Lord Provost"
Created
1125
System of Government
english city
Class
capital city, administrative area within a nation above city-level, university city, film location, populated place,  …
Featured in
Trainspotting, Shallow Grave, Journey to the Center of the Earth, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Restless Natives,  …
Founded here
Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc, University of Edinburgh, Rockstar North, Scottish & Newcastle, Queen Margaret University,  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f8000000000014ce7"
Related Websites
http://www.galleries.co.uk/g-edi.htm, http://www.edinburgh-inspiringcapital.com, http://www.edinburgh.org, http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/, http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk
Open Calais URI
http://d.opencalais.com/er/geo/city/ralg-geo1/1f7f72bd-6586-fe9c-af59-093248bc2c19
Visited by
Felix Mendelssohn, Bill Bailey, Ulises de la Cruz, John Alexander Dowie, James Ferguson
District Code
"EH14", "EH17", "EH16", "EH15", "EH13",  …
District Codes
UK postcode district EH14, UK postcode district EH17, UK postcode district EH16, UK postcode district EH15, UK postcode district EH13,  …
GeoNames URL
http://sws.geonames.org/2650225/
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Edinburgh
Met Office ID
"5"
Iso 3166:2 Code
"GB-EDH"
Raised
Robert Louis Stevenson, David Wolstencroft
Time Zone Area
the British time region
Aliases
"at edinburgh", "in edinburgh", "edinburgh"
Rare Terms
"edinburghs", "edinburgh's"
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/02m77"

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