A photo of Queen Elizabeth II left among the flowers laid by members of the public at Balmoral (Pic: PA/Andrew Milligan)

In Pictures: Flowers at Balmoral as crowds gather for Queen’s cortege

People have gathered at Balmoral ahead of The Queen’s final journey to the Palace of Holyrood in Edinburgh.

Flowers have been laid, and the streets lined with mourners ahead of a journey which is expected to take up to six hours.

The cortege will make its way to Edinburgh via Aberdeen, Perth, Dundee and across the Queensferry Crossing.

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