Edinburgh University incident described as '˜false alarm' by emergency services

Emergency services were scrambled to a building at Edinburgh University around midday.

Wednesday, 7th September 2016, 12:19 pm
Updated Friday, 9th September 2016, 9:40 am
Emergency services at the scene. Picture; Stuart Ritchie

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It is understood the incident, which was described as a “false alarm” by the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, took place in a laboratory on George Square.

Emergency services have now left the scene.

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Picture; Stuart Ritchie
Picture; Stuart Ritchie
Picture; Stuart Ritchie
Picture; Stuart Ritchie