Amanda Cox, a new mother from Pebbles has died in hospital after she was reported missing.
It is thought that the 34-year-old may have got lost while returning to her ward from visiting her premature son in the neo-natal unit.
On Monday, a search was launched for Ms Cox at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary at around 5pm .
She was found within the hospital at around 10pm that evening.
Reports say that the new mother, who had given birth to a premature baby boy four days earlier, was found in a rarely used stairwell having suffered a suspected haemorrhage.
She died a short time later.