The opening of the country's first-ever Abercrombie and Fitch is an exciting moment for fashion lovers across Scotland.

The brand, which operates several locations across the UK, is coming to Edinburgh and will open a store in the city centre.

In a statement, Savills' head of national retail, said: “George Street continues to be one of Edinburgh’s premier retailing destinations providing Abercombie & Fitch with an excellent location for its first store in Scotland. The attractive building is ideally suited to create a beautiful flagship store.

“George Street is a long-standing go-to address for aspirational retailers and we are very pleased to welcome Abercrombie & Fitch which will fit in seamlessly with other nearby brands including Sweaty Betty, Lulu Lemon and All Saints.”

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Here is everything you need to know about the new store's opening in Scotland:

What is Abercrombie & Fitch?

Abercrombie & Fitch is a high-end retailer operating in several UK cities such as London.

They specialise in high-quality material clothing and make anything ranging from hoodies and sweaters to dresses.

Abercrombie and Fitch are considered a 'near luxury lifestyle' brand.

Who is Hollister owned by?

Hollister and other brands like Abercrombie & Fitch, and Abercrombie kids are owned by Abercrombie & Fitch Co.

Where is the new Abercrombie & Fitch store in Edinburgh?

The new store will open on 65 George Street, and form part of the capital's popular shopping street.

The unit is being leased to the brand by Savills on behalf of Patrizia, a major real estate and property company.

How long will Abercrombie & Fitch be leased the property?

The brand has not yet set an official opening date but will be leased the property on a five-year basis.

Abercrombie & Fitch lodges Edinburgh bid

Abercrombie & Fitch first lodged their bid to open their first Scottish location all the way back in May when they said they were eager to set up shop on the city's famous shopping street.

The listed building was previously occupied by another popular clothing brand, Jack Wills.

To find out more about their application, please read: Abercrombie & Fitch George Street Edinburgh bid