Police Scotland is appealing for information on the whereabouts of a 48 year old man who has been reported missing from the Inch area of Edinburgh.

Hugh Buchanan was last seen near his home on Glenallan Drive on Monday 30th June, and is believed to frequent Cameron Toll shopping centre.

Hugh is described as being white, 5ft 11in to 6ft tall, medium build, waist length dark grey hair which is unkempt and tied back, long straggly beard, green eyes, wearing black zip-up hooded top, dark jogging bottoms and possibly in possession of a red and black jacket.

Sgt Sonia Cull said: “Police, along with his family, are getting increasingly concerned for Hugh. He is a very private person but his disappearance is out of character. Anyone who has information on his whereabouts is urged to contact police immediately.”

Anyone who knows where Hugh is or who has information that could assist should contact police on 101.