The family of Suzanne Pilley released a statement through Lothian and Borders Police.
We are relieved that the legal process has concluded and it gives us comfort to know justice has been done for Suzanne.
As a family we will continue to try to move on but we will never be able to rest completely until we know where our daughter is.
Suzanne is sorely missed by everyone who knew her, and we would like to say once again how grateful we are for all the support we've had from her friends and colleagues in the past two years.
Our appetite for pictures of the guilty may not be satisfied by footage of a High Court judge speaking measured words.
From Amanda Knox to OJ Simpson we have become used to seeing foreign trials on TV - now the UK is beginning to allow cameras in courts
The sentencing of a man convicted of murdering a woman whose body has never been found has been recorded for television in a legal first.