Son appears in court over murder of Louise Tiffney

Sean Flynn, 36, charged with murdering his mum, whose remains were found 15 years after she disappeared.

A man has appeared in court charged with murdering his mum.

The body of 43-year-old Louise Tiffney was found at stately home Gosford House in East Lothian in 2017.

She was last seen alive after leaving her home in Dean Path, Edinburgh, in May 2002.

Sean Flynn, from Berlin in Germany, appeared at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Friday morning.

The 36-year-old made no plea to the murder charge and was released on bail until his next appearance at a later date.