A MAN who went missing from West Linton yesterday has been traced.

Irvine Ormiston was last seen near Garvald at 7am on Monday morning.

But police have today confirmed he has been found safe and well.

A spokesperson said: "We're pleased to confirm that missing man, Irvine Ormiston, was traced safe and well earlier this morning (Tuesday, March 12) in the Penicuik area.

"Thank you to all those who assisted with our appeals for information."