Police Scotland is appealing for information to help trace an Edinburgh man who has gone missing after boarding a flight to Switzerland.

Fergus McInnes, who is 51-years-old and from St Leonard’s Bank, boarded an Easy Jet flight to Geneva Airport on Tuesday 9th September at 9.35am, which was scheduled to land at 12.50pm.

He was due to attend a conference there but did not check into his hotel or attend the conference. He has not boarded his scheduled return flight and his whereabouts are currently unknown.

Fergus is described as white, ginger hair, 51 years old, slim build and 5ft 7in tall. It is unknown what clothes he was wearing.

PC Philip Wright said: “We are very keen to hear from Fergus or from anyone who has information to his whereabouts, as we are increasingly concerned for his welfare. Anyone who has any information is urged to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”