• Text size      
  • Send this article to a friend
  • Print this article

Man's body found in flats stairwell

Police are investigating after a man's body was found in a stairwell.

The middle-aged man was found at around 6pm on Sunday in the common stairwell of flats in Portland Street in the Newhaven area of Edinburgh. A forensic team from Police Scotland yesterday searched the area for clues into the death, which is being treated as unexplained.

Contextual targeting label: 
Transport Tragedy

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis.
If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.