An investigation by police and fire services has been launched after a man died in a house fire.
Emergency services were called to the property in Gairn Terrace in Aberdeen at around 4pm on Friday.
Once they entered the burning house, they discovered a man's body inside.
Grampian Police said the cause of the fire is being treated as "unexplained".
The police force and Grampian Fire and Rescue have launched a joint investigation into the incident.
Officials are still trying to establish the man's identity and no further details will be released until he can be identified.
Police are appealing for information about the blaze or for any witnesses to come forward.