Two charged with armed robbery in Ferry Road incident

Edinburgh Sheriff Court
Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Police in Edinburgh can confirm that two men, aged 22 and 35, have been arrested and charged in connection with a series robberies and housebreakings across the city.

The incidents happened between Sunday, November 19, and Wednesday, November 22.

The 35-year-old has also been charged with an armed robbery at a convenience store in Ferry Road on Wednesday, November 22.

Both men will appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday, November 23.

Detective Inspector Bruce Coutts of Corstorphine CID said: “Our officers are dedicated to tackling crimes of violence and dishonesty whenever they occur.

“An extensive investigation was conducted to trace these suspects as quickly as possible and I would like to thank the public for their support as we progressed our enquiries.”