Couple’s surprise Christmas proposal in Edinburgh filmed outside the Dome
A stunning couple from Newcastle search for the friendly stranger who captured every moment of their surprise proposal on camera outside the Dome earlier this week.
Natalie Gray and Craig Harley were on a romantic mini-getaway in the capital and passing the iconic Dome with its beautiful Christmas lights, Craig asked a friendly stranger to take a photo of the couple.
Without Natalie, her current fiance or the stranger taking the photos, knowing what was about to happen, the 31-year-old knelt down to ask the question with the big festive lights in the background.
The stunning footage shows a very shocked Natalie panting as Craig descends to propose, followed by the couple sharing a celebratory kiss afterwards.
The couple are now looking to track down the lovely lady who took the photos to thank her for capturing such a special moment.
Talk to Edinburgh Live Natalie said: “We got engaged and we’re trying to find the lady who took the pictures.
“The lady who took the pictures said she was on her honeymoon. My fiance asked her to take a picture of us outside the dome so she had no idea he was going to propose either. and she just kept capturing every emotion in the proposal. ”
She continued: “It was Wednesday December 1st at 2am. We’re from Newcastle so it was a romantic getaway for my birthday, I had no idea he was going to come up with it.
“Everything was pretty much a blur, but the lady who took the photos said she was on her honeymoon and it wasn’t until we looked at the photos that we realized she had captured the magical moment. in an incredible way. ”
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The couple have yet to find the stranger, but are hopeful that with the power of social media, she gets in touch.