Police were called to Brookenby earlier today after a suspicious object was found.
The Edinburgh Road resident found a small torpedo shaped item buried deep in their garden.
The road was closed as a precautionary measure and Police liaised with N Power and the EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal).
It was later confirmed the item was a Breaker Joint; an electrical item which is part of the electrical feed to local houses.
EOD were cancelled and the road re-opened.