Police searching for a missing 14-year-old boy at a reservoir have found a body.

Emergency services were called to Torduff Reservoir in Bonaly Country Park, Edinburgh, at around 6.15pm yesterday.

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A Police Scotland spokesman said officers went to the scene along with the fire service following a report the boy was ''in difficulty in the water''.

In a statement this morning Police Scotland said: "Police can confirm that a body has been recovered during a multi-agency search operation to trace a 14-year-old boy at the Torduff Reservoir.

"Efforts are under way to trace the boy's next of kin and inform them of the discovery."