No flights to depart Edinburgh Airport until after 8pm

Edinburgh Airport has reopened but passengers have been warned to expect "significant delays and cancellations" with no flights departing until after 8pm.

Edinburgh Airport has has now reopened following an earlier incident.

Passengers should expect significant delays and cancellations to flights and should continue to check with their airlines.

No flights are expected to depart until after 20:00.

– Edinburgh Airport statement

Read: Police: There was no risk to public in airport incident

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