Man named after body found on Edinburgh City Bypass

Published 18 January 2019

Police Scotland can now confirm the identity of a man, whose body was found on the central reservation of the A720, Edinburgh City bypass.

He was Craig Bruce from Bilston.

The 37-year-old's body was found near to Sheriffhall at around 8.20am on Thursday 17th January and an enquiry to establish the full circumstances surrounding his death is ongoing.

Anyone with any relevant information, particularly motorists who may have dash-cam footage that could be of interest to this investigation, are asked to come forward.

The family of Craig Bruce have requested that the media respect their privacy at this difficult time.

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