Extensive searches are urgently being carried out for a missing Wiltshire woman.

Fiona Edson of Chippenham has been missing since the afternoon of Sunday, June 25.

It is believed that the woman in her 50s left her home in the Monkton Park area on her mobility scooter.

When she left this address, she was wearing a khaki cotton shirt and blue denim shorts.

She is described as white, approximately 5 ft 5 inches tall, with dark brown hair in a ponytail.

Fiona has limited mobility hence the scooter but can walk short distances.

Swindon Advertiser: Fiona Edson has limited mobility and uses a scooter.Fiona Edson has limited mobility and uses a scooter. (Image: Wiltshire Police)

A Wiltshire Police spokesperson said: “Officers are conducting extensive searches on foot, on bike, in vehicles and are being supported by volunteers from Wiltshire Search and Rescue (WILSAR) and colleagues at NPAS and Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service in their efforts to locate Fiona.

“We believe Fiona may be in the Chippenham or Calne area – we are extremely concerned about her welfare and would urge anyone with information to get in touch.

 “If you have information in relation to Fiona’s whereabouts, please call 101 or 999 in an emergency.”