Robert Heaton, 41, was last seen by his family on Friday afternoon, November 16, and reported missing on Saturday.
A fellow angler found a fishing rod and cap belonging to Mr Heaton along the banks of the River Eden on Saturday morning.
Police diving teams from Cheshire are in the River Eden today searching for clues to explain Mr Heatons disappearance.
Robert Heaton, 41, was last seen on Friday. Today, November 19, divers from Cheshire joined the search
Search teams who believe fisherman Robert Heaton has fallen into River Eden have scaled down their search for the night.