December 11, 2003

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Dec. 11, 2003— The Board of Directors of Southern California Edison Company today declared a quarterly dividend of $1.8075 per share on the 7.23% series of $100 cumulative preferred stock payable Jan. 31, 2004, to shareholders of record on Jan. 5, 2004. 

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An Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest electric utilities, serving a population of more than 12 million via 4.5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within central, coastal and Southern California.