Ryal Society o Edinburgh

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Ryal Society o Edinburgh
MottoSocietas Regalis Edinburgi
Foonder(s)Colin Maclaurin an Alexander Monro, primus (instrumental in foondin the Filosofical Society o Edinburgh)
William Cullen, Alexander Monro, secundus an William Robertson (instrumental in obtainin the ryal chairter)
Established1737 – diverged frae the Ryal Medical Society
1783 – received ryal chairter
MissionScotland's Naitional Academy
Focusscience an technology
airts
humanities
social science
business
public service
PresesDame Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Chief ExecutiveDr William Duncan
Staff34
Key fowkProf Alan Alexander, General Secretar
Budget£5.9 million
MembersOwer 1600 Fellaes
SubsidiariesRSE Scotland Foundation
RSE Young Academy of Scotland
AwnerRegistered charity No. SC000470
Umwhile criedFilosofical Society o Edinburgh
LocationNew Toun, Edinburgh, Scotland
Address22–26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ
Wabsteidrse.org.uk

The Ryal Society o Edinburgh (Inglis: Royal Society of Edinburgh) is Scotland's naitional academy o science an letters.