Author Irvine Welsh has paid an emotional tribute to his friend Bradley Welsh on the day of the murdered Trainspotting 2' actor's funeral.
48-year-old Bradley was shot outside his basement flat in the West End's Chester Street on April 17 while his partner, their daughter and his stepson were inside.
A man appeared in court in May charged with the murder.
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Bradley's family have told "anyone who knew him" to attend the funeral, which is at Mortonhall Crematorium at 2pm today.
Friend and Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh, who posted a video on his Instagfram accounrt shortly after Bradley's death of men spraying murals in Edinburgh, tweeted this morning to pay tribute to the former boxer and charity worked.
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Irvine said: "Early train from London to Edinburgh to pay last respects to our wonderful, legendary friend Bradley at @holyroodboxing.
"Miss him so much already. It’ll be a very hard day for us all but we’ll stand together in praise and celebration of a great and unique human being."