Missing Russian student, Edinburgh

Published 17 June 2013

Missing person Yulia

Police Scotland Edinburgh Division is appealing for information in tracing a Russian student who has been missing from her address in the capital for a week.

Twenty - two year old Yulia Solodyankina, who has been studying Physics at Edinburgh University, was last seen at the Wee Red Bar in Lady Lawson Street on June 7.

Yulia, who speaks fluent English albeit it with a strong Russian accent, is of medium build with long dark brown hair. She is about 5ft.6ins in height and has a small mole on her left cheek. Her ears are pierced and she wears a number of rings on her fingers, in particular a distinctive thumb ring which is shaped like a small spoon.

When last seen Yulia was wearing a a dark jacket, dark trousers, white trainers and carrying a large dark coloured rucksack which appeared to be full.

Inspector Barry Darling, of Police Scotland Edinburgh Division, said: "We appeal to Yulia or anyone who has seen her in the past week to make contact with the Police to let us know she is safe and well."

Contact Details

Anyone with any information should contact Police Scotland on 101 or the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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