The body of a man found in a canal has been named as Neil Molloy from Falkirk.

His body was discovered in the Forth and Clyde Canal by a member of the public at 3pm on Monday. 

His death is being treated as 'unexplained'.

Neil had been reported missing on Thursday, July 7.

His relatives have been informed. 

Sergeant Andrew Wright, who is based at Grangemouth Police Station, said: "My thoughts and the thoughts of my officers are with Neil's family and we will continue to offer them support as and when they need it.

"We are currently treating Neil's death as unexplained, however, there are no suspicious circumstances at this time.

"I'd also like to thank to members of the public who came forward and assisted us with this inquiry."