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armed man robs edinburgh betting shop
The man, about 30, ordered a staff member to put money into a black re-
Bags that can be used in shops in Grand Junction Street.
The suspect is believed to have been holding some weapons hidden under his jacket.
Lothian and Border Police have called on any witnesses to come forward.
The robber is described as a white man, about 6ft tall and of medium stature.
He has dark hair, dark stubble, big sunglasses with silver trim, a blue hat-capped anorak with gray or brown patches on each shoulder.
He spoke with a local accent, carrying a black cloth shopping bag with black handles and white prints on both sides.
A police spokesman said: \"It was a terrible experience for the staff who were not injured but were very shocked.
\"It is believed that this person ran away in the direction of Kirkgate and I would urge anyone in the area at that time to get in touch with us.
\"The area was blocked for some time while conducting a search.