What does Prince Edward do?
Prince Edward and and his wife Sophie , the Earl and Countess of Wessex, carry out many public duties on behalf of the Queen for which they are paid out of the public purse. He has also taken over from his father the Duke of Edinburgh the responsibilty of running the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme for youth development. Prince Edward also has his own theatre company, Ardent Productions. However he announced in 2002 that he would resign his directorships in the company.