Police Scotland have confirmed that the body recovered from the cliffs to the east of Macduff on Monday 30 December was that of missing William Hay.
Police in Banff are making a further appeal for help in tracing missing man 35-year-old William Hay.
Police Scotland have issued a further appeal to find William Hay. William was last seen in Macduff around 3.10am on Sunday 8 December.
Police Scotland is continuing to appeal for information to trace William Hay (35) who has been reported missing from the Banff area.