A woman's body has been found near Cayton Bay by a member of the public.
North Yorkshire police were called to the cliffs near Cayton Bay at 3pm on Monday February 12 following reports that a woman's body had been found.
A spokesperson for the force said: "Paramedics also attended and, sadly, the woman was confirmed dead at the scene.
"Her family has been informed and a file is being prepared for the coroner."
Police believe there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident.