Man’s body found in water at South Queensferry

A man’s body has been found in the water at South Queensferry today.

Police Scotland helped with the search. Picture: TSPL
Police Scotland helped with the search. Picture: TSPL

In a statement, a police spokeswoman said:“Police Scotland is currently in attendance following the discovery of a man’s body on coastline near to the Port Edgar Marina, South Queensferry.

“The body was found around 8.45am on Wednesday, April 24.

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“Inquiries into the full circumstances are ongoing but the death is not believed to be suspicious. A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”

It follows air and water searches on Tuesday morning involving police along with local coastguard and lifeboat teams.

This followed reports of a person in the water near the Forth Bridge.

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