Concern over 77-year-old man with dementia missing on Christmas Eve

Concern over the man's welfare is growing.

Concern over 77-year-old man with dementia missing on Christmas Eve
Ian Phillips: Missing on Christmas Eve.

Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a 77-year-old man with dementia who is missing on Christmas Eve.

Ian Phillips, from Midlothian, was last seen at Pryde Avenue of Bonnyrigg at around 3.15pm on Friday.

When last seen he was wearing a brown leather jacket, navy trousers and brown leather shoes.

He also has one finger missing from his left hand, and may present as confused and lost.

His family are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

Anyone with any information relating to his whereabouts, or any possible sightings, please contact local officers via 101.