Edinburgh statues: 9 photos of unusual statues you can find around Edinburgh, from Wojtek The bear to Bum the dog

Edinburgh boasts hundreds of famous statues and monuments from Greyfriars Bobby to the Duke of Wellington. But dotted around the city are some more unusual sculptures.

Many flock to Edinburgh to see the city’s beautiful sites, including its collection of stunning statues. Some are very famous – like the Scott Monument and Greyfriars Bobby – but there are also lesser known ones that you might pass everyday but never see.

Here are nine of the Capital’s unusual statues and where you can find them.

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