Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Pair robbed at knifepoint in home

A couple were robbed at knifepoint in their home in Edinburgh on Friday night, police have said.

A 58-year-old man and his 48-year-old wife were threatened with a knife and robbed of cash and jewellery in their home in Barnton Avenue West.

Three men are believed to have been involved in the robbery, which happened about 21:30.

The couple did not sustain serious injury but they were said to have been left shaken as a result.