Police in Edinburgh are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision between two cars.

Emergency services responded to a serious road collision involving a Hyundai and a Subaru Impreza on Old Dalkeith Road around 11.10pm on Friday evening.

The three men who were in the Hyundai were conveyed to ERI to be treated for their injuries but the driver, a 24 year old man, was pronounced dead in hospital.

The road was closed from Cameron Toll to the Post Office building at Bridgend while road traffic officers established the circumstances.

Police Sergeant Andy Gibb said: “This serious road collision resulted in one driver losing his life. We are appealing for anyone who witnessed this collision and who was in the area of Old Dalkeith Road, to contact Police Scotland on 101.”