Video: Grass fire on Edinburgh’s Castle Rock

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Firefighters are battling a grass fire on Castle Rock.

Crews used King’s Stables Road to get at the fire on the northern side of Edinburgh Castle.

A grass fire seen on the side of Edinburgh Castle Rock. Picture: Greg Macvean

A grass fire seen on the side of Edinburgh Castle Rock. Picture: Greg Macvean

Several calls were made to fire authorities after people witnessed the blaze about 5.50pm.

A spokeswoman for the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the cause of the fire was still unknown.

She said: “It’s a large area of grass on fire and we’re at work with a high pressure hose reel.”

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