A Foreign Office spokeswoman said it is providing assistance to relatives of Philip Goodeve-Docker and to the families of the two rescued men from his party.
We are aware that British nationals were in difficulty during an expedition in Greenland and have been rescued by the authorities. Sadly one of the men, Philip Goodeve-Docker, died. The two other British nationals are in hospital.
We are providing consular assistance to their families at this time.
More top news
A cancer patient has taken legal action against an NHS trust after suffering permanent life-changing injuries following routine surgery.
One of the six survivors of a horror plane crash which killed 71 people has appeared on camera to thank his supporters.
Giraffes could disappear from the planet if current rates of extinction continue, it has been warned.