With the announcement that Jenners and Debenhams are to disappear from Princes Street, John Lewis is now the only remaining department store in the city. Here are those that have been and gone.
1. Debenhams stores
Debenhams store in Edinburgh's Princes Street. It was announced today that Boohoo wil take over the Debenhams name - but not the stores or the staff.
Photo: Colin Hattersley
Littlewoods was closed in 2005
Photo: DENIS STRAUGHAN
3. Patrick Thomson's
Fans of American singer Perry Como queue outside Patrick Thomsons department store in the High Street for tickets to his Edinburgh concert in January 1975.
Patrick Thomson's closed down in 1976
Photo: JPI Media
4. Darling's of Edinburgh
Exterior of Darling's of Edinburgh department store in Proince Street, October 1970
Photo: Ian Porteous