10/30/2013 07:19 EDT | Updated 12/30/2013 05:12 EST

Police search for woman, 72, missing since Monday

Toronto police are searching for a 72-year-old woman missing since Monday.

Police say Edith Gus, 72, was last seen around 1 p.m. on Monday walking toward G. Ross Lord Park, which is located off Finch Avenue West between Dufferin and Bathurst streets.

Police have set up a command post in the park.

Gus is described as white, five feet tall with a medium build and brown hair. She walks leaning to the right.

She was last seen wearing a bright-red jacket, brown large-framed sunglasses, brown pants and brown shoes.

Police say she does not speak English and answers only her name, which is pronounced "Eee-dit."