Police in are appealing for information to help trace a man reported missing from the west of the city.

Nathaniel Clark from Westburn Park was last seen leaving his mother’s address in Calder Park at around 8.30 p.m. on Monday 17th October.

The 19-year-old has not returned home or been in contact with anyone since this time and concern is now growing for his welfare.

Anyone who can assist officers with their ongoing investigation is asked to come forward.

Nathaniel is described as being of mixed race, 6ft 2ins tall with a slim build, short dark hair and was last seen wearing a brown cap, beige three-quarter-length trousers, a grey cardigan with white stripes on the arm and green trainers.

Sergeant Neil Wilson from Wester Hailes Police Station said: “It is unlike Nathaniel to go missing and we are obviously keen to establish his whereabouts as soon as possible to ensure he is alright.

“Anyone who believes they may have seen him since Monday evening, or knows where we can currently find him, should contact police immediately.

“I would also urge Nathaniel to get in touch with us if he sees this appeal so we can confirm he is safe and well.”

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101.