A 26 year-old man has died after falling from the cliffs at Silver Sands beach in Aberdour.
He was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency services.
A Police Scotland statement said: “Police in Fife were called to the Hawkcraig area of Silver Sands Beach in Aberdour around 6.45pm on Tuesday following a report that a climber had fallen from the cliffs.
“Kinghorn RNLI recovered the man from the shoreline and the 26-year-old was sadly pronounced dead by the Scottish Ambulance Service.
“His family have now been informed and our thoughts are with his loved ones at this difficult time.
“Enquiries are ongoing and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.”