Brutal Attack Leaves Man Dead

On the night of 7th July two men were the victim of a brutal attack that saw them both hospitalised and one of them dying on arrival.
The attack took place in the niddrie area. Neither men have been identified but reports said that the man who died was being attacked when the second man tried to intervene and was also hurt when he tried to restrain the attacker.
The assault was committed by a man in his early 30’s, pale with short cropped hair, medium build and wearing jeans, a denim jacket and black t-shirt with the words Bomb Squad on it. After attacking both men he fled the scene.
The injuries to the first man were so severe that he died on route to the hospital, the second man is said to be in stable condition.
If anyone has any information regarding the attack they should contact the police immediately.