Published Wednesday, 30 October 2013
Police have issued a description of the armed robber. (© UTV)
A man entered the shop at Lanark Way at around 5.30pm with what is understood to have been a firearm, making off with a sum of money.
No-one was injured during the robbery, however, a woman working in the shop was left badly shaken.
A police spokesperson said: "It is believed that the man made off and headed in the direction of the Springfield Road."
He is described as being aged in his 30s, of medium build and with dark hair.
He was wearing a black hooded jacket with a red zip, a blue hooded top, and navy tracksuit bottoms tucked into white socks, and white and red trainers.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.
© UTV News