One person has been killed in a serious serious collision on Maybury Road in the early hours of this morning.
Emergency services raced to the scene of the four car collision at around 12.30am.
The road is expected to be closed for a number of hours.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police in Edinburgh are investigating a serious road collision that took place in the early hours of Friday 25th May.
“The incident happened around 12.30am on Maybury Road, just after the Maybury Roundabout and involved a number of vehicles.
“As a result of this collision, one car caught fire. After the flames were extinguished it was established that an individual within the vehicle had sadly died.
“Inquiries to establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident, including the number of vehicles involved, are ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately.
“The road is expected to remain closed for a number of hours while police continue with their investigations at the scene.”