THE body of a man has been discovered in a Dunfermline burn.

Police officers are currently being assisted by specialist services in the recovery of the body found in the Woodmill Road area of the town.

A Police Scotland spokesperson told the Press: "Emergency services are currently dealing with the recovery of a body found near to Woodmill Road in Dunfermline.

"Police Scotland officers are in attendance and are being assisted by specialist services."

More to follow.