Body found at Edinburgh beauty spot Arthur’s Seat

Emergency services attended the scene on Thursday afternoon.

Body found at Edinburgh beauty spot Arthur’s Seat
Arthur's Seat: Body found on Thursday.

A body has been found at Arthur’s Seat in Edinburgh.

The discovery was made on Salisbury Crags on Thursday afternoon.

Emergency services attended the scene near Queen’s Drive at around 1.20pm.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “At around 1.20pm on Thursday a body was discovered on Salisbury Crags, Queen’s Drive, Edinburgh.

“Emergency services remain at the scene whilst enquiries continue.”