Relatives of pensioner found dead in her flat sought by police

Police: Officers are looking for Ms Holme's family.
Police: Officers are looking for Ms Holme's family.© Deadline

The relatives of a pensioner found dead in her home are being sought by police.

Margaret Holme died in her flat in Fettes Court on Craigleith Road, Edinburgh sometime between Monday and Tuesday afternoon.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the 81-year-old’s death and a report is being submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Lothian and Borders Police are trying to track down Ms Holme’s relatives and are asking for anyone who can help to come forward.

A spokeswoman for the force said: "We are appealing for anyone who may know of Margaret Holme, or have information regarding her family, to contact us."

Anyone with information should contact Lothian and Borders Police on 0131 311 3131 or through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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