Police believe the body discovered in a Larbert field on Wednesday is a 44-year-old woman from the Falkirk area.
According to Central Scotland Police there appeared to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding the woman’s death. Her body was found in the field, situated about a mile from Larbert Cross near the B905, by two members of the public just before 2 p.m.
A police spokesman said inquiries were ongoing to establish the woman’s last known movements. Formal identification and a post-mortem examination was scheduled to be carried out on Friday.