Colinton road was reportedly blocked in both directions in the area on Monday morning.
Buses were diverted following the incident.
Due to road closures, Lothian said the 400, 10, 45 services were unable to service Colinton Road
These services were being diverted via Colinton Mains Drive, Oxgangs Road North (10, 45) and Redford Road (10, 45, 400) in both directions.
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However, Edinburgh Travel News reported that a forestry team have attended and the road is all clear now.
Edinburgh City Council confirmed that a squad was sent out and said the tree was cleared this morning.
Lothian has no current service diversions in place.