Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Boys rescued from half way up Edinburgh cliff face

Boy stranded on Arthur's Seat
Image caption Members of the public called 999 after seeing the boys on Salisbury Crags

Two boys have been rescued by emergency services after getting stuck on cliffs in Edinburgh.

Members of the public called 999 after seeing the young boys more than half way up Salisbury Crags at Arthur's Seat.

The police said they received a call just before 16:00 about two boys being in "trouble on the cliff face".

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said the boys had now been rescued.

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