Economic Development Association Scotland
The Economic Development Association (Scotland) (EDAS) is the independent voice of economic development in Scotland.
EDAS is the country’s foremost membership driven association for all organisations and individuals with an interest in economic development.
We aim to facilitate a substantial improvement in the effectiveness of economic development activity in Scotland by helping to raise the knowledge, skills and networks of those involved in all aspects of economic development.
Combined with attractive membership incentives, we continue to evolve and develop our services and activities, which currently include:
- Regular events and annual conference
- Continuing professional development activities
- Networking opportunities with people from a wide range of different geographies and organisations
- Online directory of who’s who in economic development
- Regular news and information bulletins
- Independent and informed policy initiatives
- National and international collaborations
With over 3000 members and a positive approach to collaborative working, we encourage your involvement and welcome your input.