CCTV appeal launched after 'frightening' armed robbery in Edinburgh.

A thug threatened a man with a weapon before stealing a cash on at Gorgie Farm, Gorgie Road.

The horror ordeal happened at around 2.25pm on Friday, 10 July but the robber remains at large.

Police have now released images of a man they believe to be in connection.

Detectives are urging any members of the public who recognise him to come forward.

The man is described as white, in his 40’s, around 6ft 1 in in height, of average build with short ginger hair.

Detective Constable Jenifer Bell said: “Nobody was injured but this was a frightening experience for the man involved and I would urge anyone who may be able to identify the man in the image to come forward.

"If you can assist with this or have any other information which may help, please do get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting incident 1891 of 10th July 2020 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.