MOTORISTS face heavy delays this evening following a two-vehicle collision near Gilmerton.
Police and paramedics are currently at the scene of the smash on the A720 City Bypass at the A772 Gilmerton Road junction.
One lane has been closed and traffic is queuing back in the eastbound carriageway.
It is understood that no one involved has sustained life-threatening injuries.
Diversions are in place and commuters are advised to seek an alternative route.