Edcon has shut its underperforming two-floor Edgars store in the popular Rosebank Mall as the retailer struggles to return to profitability.

The closure of the 5,971m² store — equivalent to about 70% of the size of a large rugby field — is one of the first Edgars outlets to shut its doors in a high-end mall.

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