Body discovered in Edinburgh as police probe '˜unexplained' death

Police are investigating after a body was discovered at Comiston Gardens.

Tuesday, 31st October 2017, 9:58 am
Updated Tuesday, 31st October 2017, 10:02 am
Police are probing the discovery on a 69-year-old

Police and an ambulance were called to the scene at around 8am this morning.

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A spokesman confirmed the discovery to the Edinburgh Evening News saying: “Police in Edinburgh are investigating after the body of a 69-year-old man was discovered within an address in the Comiston Gardens area on Tuesday 31 October.

“The death is being treated as unexplained but not suspicious and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.”

More to follow.