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Three men charged with shop armed robbery in Canongate

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Image caption A till was stolen from the Canongate Store in the Royal Mile in Edinburgh

Three men have been charged following an armed robbery at an Edinburgh shop.

A three-figure sum of cash was stolen during the incident, which happened at the Canongate Store on Wednesday 12 November.

Four men entered the shop and stole the till and a plastic container containing a two-figure sum at 18:40.

Two 17-year-olds are due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court and a 15-year-old has been reported to the Children's Reporter.

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