Police are investigating following reports of a sexual assault in Muirhouse earlier today.
Officers received the report just besides 2pm.
An area on Muirhouse Parkway is currently being guarded by police officers as the investigation continues.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Officers in Edinburgh received a report of a sexual assault on a woman that occurred on Muirhouse View.
“The report was made around 1.45pm on Wednesday 15 June.
“Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.”
Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101.