Edale Mountain Rescue Team were contacted by police force at 4pm on Wednesday, March 24, to help recover the body from land above Hathersage.
Mountain rescue team members helped officers in recovering the dead body and transporting the person back to the road.
In a post on Facebook, Edale Mountain Rescue Team said: “The team would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family on this very sad day.”
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