Police were called by the ambulance service shortly after 6.30am to a report that the body of a woman had been found in parkland off Wall Street, Pendleton.
Officers attended and found the body of a woman believed to be in her 20s.
There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death.
A file will be passed to the coroner.
Our condolences to her family, please do not name her on social media at this time.