A man has died following a house fire in Endeavour Hills on Saturday night.
Emergency services were called to a property on Shetland Street just before 10pm after reports that a house was on fire.
The fire was extinguished and a deceased person, believed to be the 71-year-old male occupant, was found inside.
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fire and an arson chemist will examine the site on Sunday morning.
The cause of the blaze is yet to be determined.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 00 or file a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au