Edinburgh police called to home in Leith after woman suddenly dies

Police were called early this morning.

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 10:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 10:55 am

Police were called to Cables Wynd in Leith early this morning after the sudden death of a woman.

Police were called around 6.45am to the area.

At least four police vehicles and an ambulance attended the scene, near Cables Wynd House.

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Cables Wynd. Picture: Google Maps.

It is not known whether the incident occurred at Cables Wynd House or one of the other properties on the street.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Emergency services were called to a property on Cables Wynd in Edinburgh at around 6.45am on Tuesday 17 December 2019 following the sudden death of a woman.

"Enquiries are at an early stage."

Cables Wynd House.