Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Window cleaner dies after Edinburgh flats fall

West Granton Road, Edinburgh Pic: John Easton
Image caption The man was working at flats on West Granton Road when he fell at 10.35

A window cleaner has been killed after falling from a ladder in Edinburgh.

The man was working at flats on West Granton Road when he fell at 10.35.

He was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary but died from serious head injuries.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Inquiries into the full circumstances surrounding this incident are ongoing and officers are liaising with the Health and Safety Executive."

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