The singer's body was found at Port Edgar near South Queensferry in Edinburgh at 8.30pm on Thursday.
"As a family, we are utterly devastated with the tragic loss of our beloved Scott", the statement said.
Scott had also hinted at a sixth Frightened Rabbit album being released before the end of the year, saying they had five or six songs that were coming together.
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Tributes have been paid to a missing Scottish singer after a body was found on the shores of the Firth of Forth.
Fans and fellow musicians have taken to Twitter in the wake of the news, with Frank Turner, Snow Patrol, Sarah Silverman and more sharing their condolences and tributes. The Cribs said, 'Terribly sad to hear the news regarding Scott Hutchison.
The first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, tweeted... As much as we, his fans, are grieving I can't imagine the pain you are all going through. My thoughts are with the friends and family. It is a hammer blow for the music community in Scotland and will be felt profoundly the world over, as those who had been touched by Frightened Rabbit's music and Scott's gift as a songwriter of extraordinary talent come to terms with their loss.
Below, watch a video of Hutchison and Frightened Rabbit's performance on KEXP from 2013. So so sorry. All our love to the Hutchison family.
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They released their debut album Sing the Greys in 2006, before achieving widespread critical success with their second album The Midnight Organ Fight two years later. His final tweet said, 'I'm away now.
In 2014, Scott Hutchison issued a self-titled solo album under the name Owl John. I don't know how often I can hope for much more than that. I didn't live by that standard and it kills me. Prior to his disappearance, the singer sent out a string of troubling tweets, urging followers to "hug your loved ones", before adding: "I'm away now".
"Folks, if you are up against it, having dark thoughts, please tell someone, family, a friend or a doctor".
Frightened Rabbit had recently completed a two-month 10th-anniversary tour titled "The Midnight Organ Fight", with sold-out dates during February and March in Chicago, Toronto, Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington in the USA, and Manchester, London and Glasgow in Britain.
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