Body found near Portobello beach in Edinburgh

Picture: TSPL

Picture: TSPL

POLICE have launched an investigation after a man’s body was found by a beach in Edinburgh.

Two members of the public made the discovery near Portobello Promenade at around 6.30am today.

Police Scotland said inquiries are under way.

The force said: “Police can confirm that the body of a man was found in the area of Portobello Promenade around 6.30am by two members of the public.

“Inquiries are at a very early stage and more information will be released when available.”


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