Police received a number of calls from members of the public around 1.30am on the morning of Friday 30 June 2017, after a telehandler was used to remove the machine from the wall of the store. It was then loaded onto another vehicle which drove out of the village.
Enquiries are ongoing and officers are appealing to anyone who saw any suspicious activity - including any vehicles - in the area, either prior to the incident or afterwards.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Scarborough Serious Crime Team.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimetoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote reference number 12170114150 when passing on information.