Edinburgh Retro: 31 fascinating pictures of police at work in the 1970s - from the World's End murders to the breath test

A nostalgic taste of life in Edinburgh in the 1970s

The World’s End murders, miners’ strikes, National Front demos, the opening of the new police headquarters at Fettes, trouble at football matches and much more - we’ve turned the clock back five decades and trawled the Evening News archives to look at policing in Edinburgh in the 1970s.

Take a look at this fascinating selection of photos to get a glimpse of what was going on in Edinburgh 50 years ago.

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