Body found on the tracks near Dalmeny

The body was discovered near Dalmeny station early today
The body was discovered near Dalmeny station early today

Train journeys were delayed earlier today as a man’s body was discovered on a railway line near Dalmeny.

British Transport Police were called to the scene at about 7am this morning (Tuesday).

The man is believed to have been in his 70s and police say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

Journeys were delayed until around noon while the police dealt with the scene.

A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.