Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man punched in face seriously injured in Edinburgh pub

Murrayfield Sports Bar on Westfield Road Image copyright Google

A man with tattoos on both arms who punched a customer in the face in an Edinburgh bar is being sought by police.

The incident happened at about 17:00 on Sunday in Murrayfield Sports Bar on Westfield Road.

The 43-year-old man was taken to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.

The attacker is white, 6ft, of muscular build and in his 30s. He has blond/ginger hair, shaved at the sides.

He was wearing a yellow t-shirt and jeans.

Det Sgt Robbie Wallace, of Police Scotland, said: "We're still working to establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident, and would urge anyone who witnessed this to get in touch."

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