Find a funeral director
All funeral directors reviewed independently.
Endorsed by the National Association of Funeral Directors.
All funeral directors reviewed independently.
Endorsed by the National Association of Funeral Directors.
Comprehensive guide to caring and professional funeral directors
Monitoring standards across more than 4,000 UK funeral homes
Nancy and the team were amazing they took such good care of my mum. Jack was so professional and such a calming nature in what is such a stressful and emotional time. They took the worry out of everything and was always on hand, I felt able to ring them at any time and nothing was too much trouble. We felt...
Janet Mcnicholas via Google
Superb service provided for the funeral if my Mum recently. They continually went above and beyond to provide support throughout the whole process. Everyone involved demonstrated a respectful and professional approach.
Dan Kershaw via Google
The company should be rightly proud of Jack in the Moortown office, although young, he showed excellent people skills, empathy and level of professionalism way above his age. He took us through what was required in a quiet, patient manner, and once the funeral had been planned went further than his remit b...
eric greenwood via Google
Very efficient and initially contacted us very quickly to provide us with assistance. Everything taken care of for us and they were happy to help with anything big or small.
Elaine Sutcliffe via Google
Following the expected death of my late father, Wakefield Funeral Services were not only professional and dignified throughout the funeral planning, actual funeral and post funeral activities. They were sensitive, helpful in all aspects of the process. I have no hesitation in recommending their services , ...
Martin Balmond via Google
Thank you for being there for mum and the family. Not having dealt with any funeral directors previously, I didn't know what to expect. But with your help the whole process was a lot less stressful than I anticipated.
Diane Willmott via Google
My father passed away in October 2017, just seven weeks after my mother. Dad and I had spoken about arrangements before he died and he asked me to use Diamonds for his cremation as he had used their services for his own parents, forty years before. I was so pleased I followed his wishes. Andy, Lisa and the...
David Carter via Google
When my son was born at 24 weeks in Southampton, I had to plan his funeral. I had never used a Funeral Directors before. Nicki, Lisa and their lovely team at AH Rogers Eastleigh supported and advised me as I said goodbye to my son. Nothing was too much to ask for, and they all went above and beyond for me....
Lucy Macklin via Google
5 months ago
We received excellent service, every step of the way. Firstly at the Goldsworth Road office meeting Della, who helped us through planning the funeral, taking care to meet all our wishes for the arrangements. We were then working at a distance, so appreciated that communications were prompt, courteous and h...
Gabrielle Voller via Google
Jenny and Andy were compassionate, professional, kind and made a very difficult day much more bearable. They went over and above the basics and I would not hesitate to recommend them or use them again. Thank you.
E Williams via Google
Huntleys were so professional and amazing through our sad time of my Dad's passing, From start to finish they had the utmost respect for all we wanted and went over and above to help us. A special thank you to Samantha Pitt who was such a professional but great help to me personally throughout.
Caron Bedford via Google
Once again Slaithwaite Funeral Services helped in every possible way they could. Losing my dad within six months after losing my mum was heartbreaking enough, but Helen once again gave everything possible to make it as easy and trouble free ☺ xx Fantastic service given with such compassion and support 😊 I ...
Pam Sykes via Google
We would highly recommend Huddersfield Funeral Home. Faultless service, very professional and caring. They took all the worry and stress out of organising our Grandads funeral. Special thanks to Barry for your help and guidance.
Jane Barrett via Google
I have used Drakes three times in as many years for good reason. Stuart and his team are extremely helpful and supportive. Their Chapel is also ideal, making the service very personal and without any pressure.
Phil Irwin via Google
in the last week
Such wonderful customer care. I can see why my Nan had the foresight to have these guys carry out her funeral wishes. Everything was made so simple, and any questions from us or them were sorted out without any fuss or stress.Mark was fantastic! clearly takes great pride in his role and took care of every...
Pip Mynard via Google
Faced with a sudden death in the family left us in the difficult position of having to organise a funeral service at short notice. Having read several reviews on line we decided to visit Torbay and District Funeral Service in Torquay.We met with Sarah who we immediately warmed to. She was compassionate, ...
bill and jan meadows via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
Professional, polite, caring and understanding. This team are everything that you could hope for, at a what is undoubtedly a difficult time. I can not thank Kat enough for helping us give my father the funeral that he deserved. Frankly they were brilliant from start to finish. I had not ever had to organi...
kossuman via Google
Neil and the team at GW Turner were exceptional in helping me to prepare my mother's funeral yesterday. Their advice and help was second to none and made the whole event a complete success. Their attention to detail and organisation were extremely appreciated by myself and the rest of my family in this d...
Julie Moore via Google
On behalf of my entire family, we would like to extend our thanks and gratitude to A N Abraham Funeral Directors for arranging for our Mother's final journey home. Everything was kept within our wishes from the flowers to the exquisite coffin and the beautiful white horses, glass carriage and impeccable co...
Susan Ruffin via Google
Thank you so much you made my life so much easier, amazing staff who are dedicated to your every need. Couldn't ask for more x
Louise Parton via Google
A recent visit to Dawe Brothers In Ledbury , We met a young man called Justin. He was extremely professional, informative and helpful. We are looking to start a plan In the next few months. We will not hesitate to use this company. Thank you for all your help.
Andreana Athana via Google
My daughter suddenly passed away unexpectedly and left my whole family very distraught in grief. My sister visited Gillmans and instantly felt that Gillmans were compassionate, understanding and very accommodating to our needs. When I personally met them along with my family members we were welcomed as i...
Ayoola Sealy via Google
My Sister and I would like to express our appreciation of the friendly, sympathetic, knowledgeable and professional approach to our Mothers Funeral arrangements from the start, through all the difficult decisions, the day of the Service and beyond. Nothing was too much trouble for our Funeral Arranger at t...
John Webber via Google
Doves were absolutely amazing very professional very caring and nothing was ever too much trouble.They took extra care with dad who we lost and listened to our instructions down to the last t.Doves cars were impeccable very clean we were very impressed nothing was rushed the staff were very understanding a...
Sherry Griffin via Google
Although through unfortunate circumstances, I had the pleasure of dealing with Khadijah at Aaron Black to arrange my aunt's funeral- she was so helpful and informative with a compassionate manner and really helped to make the process as easy a possible. No request seems to be too much for this company, the...
Georgina T via Google
My family & I highly recommend using Douglas & Mercer as they made a very stressful experience into a much easier one due to there kind words, help & attention to detail & there overall demeanour.
Shelley Eastman via Google
Our family have been associated with William Dodgson's for many years carrying out family funerals. They must be regarded as the kindest, sympathetic and understanding undertakers in the area. As before the staff were so gracious in arranging the funeral of my dear cousin just recently. One couldn't wish f...
Cliff Atkin via Google
After going around all the funeral companies in Horsham some had no customer service at all I found C T Radmall after chatting to Rosie. So when they time cane and my dad passed I thought of Rosie . This company was amazing from when they picked Dad up to when the service was. Rosie went above and beyond...
theresa lowe via Google
There is a serene atmosphere which is very calming. Lucy was kind, sympathetic and professional, and the pallbearers were dignified and thoughtful. All the financial side was efficient and prompt.
emma hayter via Google
in the last week
We had a fantastic experience with Gillman's. They helped us through the whole process from start to finish and this was especially helpful as we live overseas and had no relatives in the UK. They even arranged an appointment over a bank holiday weekend prior to the funeral which was above and beyond. Than...
Adam F via Google
The team at Gilmans really were fantastic, from the initial meeting with Leanne, to arranging the details, she was kind, supportive and got my family smiling at what was really a very upsetting time and was so reassuring too. She listed to what we felt we wanted and arranged it all perfectly. The team on t...
Nicola Jackson via Google
We were referred to Gillman funeral services by Pride Planning Funeral Services.From the initial contact Gill, Beryl, Tony and all the staff, demonstrated warmth, care and empathy towards the family. Thus supporting us and paying attention to the finest of details to ensure that our mum received a digni...
Cecilyn Williams via Google
Excellent service, Sandra treated everyone with sympathy, dignity and respect. Everything was dealt professionally and as requested.
Duncan Russell via Google
The service I received was outstanding. My son died suddenly and it was an unexplained death. Victoria provided support in a very caring manner which helped me through this very difficult time. Luke was looked after very well, and I was able to see him everyday until his funeral without being hurried. Vict...
Elaine Hosking via Google
All the staff at William Painters are courteous and excel in the levels of customer service that they provided to my family and I. Nothing was to much trouble for them. They made a very difficult day pass with ease whilst remaining supportive to all on the mourners. Vickie, Steve, Alan, Lee, Joe look after...
Brian Williamson via Google
Knox Brothers are nothing but 100% professional in their service they offer to you at a time where you are mourning the loss of your loved one. They made the process of arranging the funeral very simple, very easy. The staff are fantastic, helpful and understanding of the situation and go above and beyond...
Sharon Barber via Google
Nicola Harris via Google
The staff at A N Abraham have been amazing in dealing with my late father's funeral. Nothing was ever too much trouble and they explained absolutely everything. It's a difficult process to go through and having never been in this situation before, they really made it easy and effortless. I really can't tha...
Victoria Stoll via Google
We received sensitive and kindly help from Matthew in the St John's branch of James and Thomas. He explained clearly what we had to do and was prompt in dealing with any queries. I would use this service again.
Jane Willis via Google
My much loved uncle died recently - it was a peaceful death at home and very much expected. However, it was still an emotional experience. What helped was having brilliant funeral directors who were respectful, professional, empathetic and helpful. We mainly dealt with Angela who was just so easy to get...
Andy Harris via Google
Thoroughly Professional Company - Thank You Glen Shuttlewood
Paul Teasdale via Google
A beautiful & serene place Highly professional
Claire Duckhouse via Google
9 months ago
We had a lovely service from simply funeral. Everything the way we wanted it to be. Jean make the experience a lot easier to deal with and went through everything clearly so we understood everything.
Monnie Barber via Google
Testimonial sent to email from client permission to post online.Recently my great aunt passed away suddenly. We live in Canada and, as can be appreciated, we’re in a mad fix to get to England and do all the necessary planning, while dealing with the pain and sadness a loss of a family members brings. Rig...
paul atkinson via Google
If it was possible to experience a wonderful lasting memory of my mothers funeral, then the kindness, experience and compassion myself and my family received from WH Painters in Solihull was exceptional.More importantly was the care we received from one man in particular whom I have the greatest of respect...
Merryl Waye via Google
Jeanette always went out of her way to do the best for my mom and us. My mom would have been so grateful and happy with the way the funeral was planned. She made this difficult time a little more bearable. I cannot thank you enough!
Jess Manning via Google
Darren Rainey via Google
Lodge Brothers were highly attentive, offering sensitivity, advice and guidance during a time of overwhelming grief. Evidently skilled professionals you can rely on. Thank you very much for the care of our much loved father.
Lai Heron via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
Hi AnnieThank you and the team at Lodge Brothers for helping with the arrangements for my father’s funeral. The cortege was on time and your men were suitably attentive and immensly supportive throughout.Thank you to both you and Stewart for arranging the police drape. It looked wonderful and I’m sure my f...
Lodge Brothers via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
At a very sad time the staff were kind and compassionate, thank you for your good service.
Big G Gaz via Google
Went through Lodge Bros to arrange my fathers funeral and can not fault the service. All areas were excellent!
Greg Evans via Google
I have nothing but praise for Lodge brothers in Hounslow. Jackie is just a wonderful professional lady. I have had to use these twice for my Mum and Dad and each time i have been so happy with my experience. Jackie is an asset to Lodge brothers and makes you feel at ease and is a joy to speak to. If i coul...
Sarah Howard via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
Everything went perfectly. The service was beautiful and we were able to say our farewells the way I know Mum would have liked. It is still hard to take it all in and I cannot thank the staff at Lodge Brothers enough for their help and support. Neil especially has been so kind, advising me of different opt...
Lodge Brothers via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
maureen darby via Google
Incredible professionalism and support. Monica and the team could not have done more to help me and our family through what was obviously a very difficult time. The service was excellent through out and the funeral was perfect. Thank you for everything you did for us.
Cara Mullins via Google
十字祝福絲帶祈福絲帶00886935327914 via Google
Thank you for helping to organise such a wonderful send off for Dad. You made the arrangements very painless and helped us through a very emotional time. Yesterday was just as we would have hoped – dignified, respectful and hopeful. Dad would have loved the respectful start of his journey and it would have...
Lodge Brothers via Google
I had always been impressed when attending local funerals directed by Lodge Brothers so when my father died we decided to approach their Surbiton branch. Our contact there, Jane, was brilliant and extremely supportive at a very difficult time for us. We had specifically requested one of the family who ow...
Chris Collins via Google
just wanted to write and thank you and your team for your wonderful care.There wasn’t one member of your team that was anything but empathetic and caring to all our family. Nothing was ever too much trouble and the little personal touches, such as the phone call before the funeral to explain what was happe...
Lodge Brothers via Google
Excellent service lovely people so helpful at a difficult time thankyou
Carl Fairclough via Google
Where do I start?No one likes arranging a funeral for their Dad but the service we received from start to finish was not only very professional but also it had that personal touch. Kenny and his team went above and beyond their duties in ensuring my Dads funeral went as we wanted it to go. There was no 'h...
IAN MCGAHAN via Google
Arty Cally via Google
10 months ago
We chanced upon Haven on the way back from picking up death certificates and after talking to the usual chains that were all lovely but very much trying to fit us into their plan and not ours. We dealt with Paul at the Broadway branch in Acton and it was serendipity that our paths should cross. I would rec...
Diana Terrones via Google
8 months ago
Aman Sidhu via Google
8 months ago
Aman Sidhu via Google
Amy and Sam made what was a difficult time a little Easier to cope with. Most recently they cared for Mum and 13 years ago they cared for dad... And their high standard of service is still the same ... And the several requests that I had for mums funeral service they made happen. Thank you does not seem ...
Laura Scott dyson via Google
Good service
Dominik Prajzner via Google
Magicmansmith Magicmansmith via Google
After visiting a few funeral directors, I just instantly knew when we saw Lynne at the Old Durham Road office in 2016 that they were the ones to go with. She was professional, caring, considerate, supportive & compassionate. Our whole experience from car choice, coffins, vicars to how my mum looked in The...
Lisa Mirza via Google
My family and I are so grateful to Carl, Nicky and all the team at Howard's Funeral Directors in Southport for their exemplary handling of my Uncle's funeral arrangements. From the very first phone call, we felt we were in good hands and were then fully supported through every step. Carl came out to see u...
Sharon Stobbs via Google
At what is an extremely emotional time for everyone following the loss of a loved one, it is comforting to have the support of a professional Funeral Director. Henry Isons were helpful and supportive throughout the entire process. I felt they went beyond expectation to ensure the arrangements were smooth a...
Mark Holton via Google
We can't thank the team at Matthews enough for their professional, caring and respectful service. Nothing was too much trouble & as a bereaved family we felt supported and well informed throughout the whole process. Thank you x
Emma Batt via Google
Words are not enough to say how professional and caring Doves are.Nothing is too much bother and they all bend over backwards to be of service to you no matter what time of day or night.Top class. I would definately use and recomend Doves in the future. They are all so brilliant.
Linda James via Google
I went to the Chelmsley Wood branch to arrange my father's funeral and couldn't fault the service we received. Michael was brilliant, nothing was too much trouble for him, he made us very comfortable from the first time we spoke. Everything went really well on the day and it couldn't have been a better sen...
Matthew Horton via Google
From the moment I contacted James & Thomas Funeral Directors extremely late on a Sunday evening earlier this month, I knew they would be the perfect people to help organise our mother's funeral. Anita, at their Merrow office, has been absolutely fantastic. She works with genuine compassion; she is professi...
Liz Kirk via Google
This was the 2nd time we have used MM Broad & Son in a few years and both times we have found them to be excellent in every way. On this occasion Lisa was so efficient and understanding. She went through everything, sometimes twice, and nothing was too much trouble at a time when even the simplest thing ca...
Rosie B via Google
Very Professional understanding staff (Anna & Darren) and a very good quality of service and attention to detail. Would highly recommend.
A Wakeham via Google
My mum's funeral all went as planned and although it was a difficult time for me I felt reassured by Samantha who was sympathetic, very friendly and well organised. Thank you.
Hazel Needham via Google
2 months ago
After my Grandmother passed away, Lynne at Waterside Funeral Home was really great at helping us organise the funeral. Nothing was too much trouble and helped us each step of the way. On the day everything went as planned and nan had a great send off.
william cawkill via Google
At such a difficult time Hayley and team were brilliant. Could not fault the services we received start to finish, they were very respectful and Hayley kept in contact every step of the way even suggesting personal touches to add we didn't think of. It was a weight of our minds knowing our dad was in the b...
Michelle Williams via Google
Very good service from Gemma wood tell everyone to use your service thanks again Gamma
Wendy Theaker via Google
Had a beautiful funeral for my father in law! Thanks to Marie and the team. Especially Luke who was in charge of the day. He made sure everything went smooth and perfect, which he did!
Jojo spread the love via Google
From start to finish the service was really fantastic. The helpfulness of the staff was great they went the extra mile to make everything run smoothly . The little things as well like bringing moms flowers back from the crematorium for me to collect from their offices to take to my dads grave and the tribu...
Wendy Anson via Google
The team at Roy Quinton were extremely supportive and professional in the handling of my mother's funeral. The staff were attentive and sensitive, ensuring the family had no concerns or worries. The supported us every step of the way and were thoughtful and efficient in equal measure. Whilst I am hoping t...
Stuart Rushbury via Google
Would thoroughly recommend this company for their help and support during a very difficult time. Scott and Debbie couldn't do enough - can not fault their service and professionalism. Many thanks for being there and organising it all for us.
C Dudley via Google
in the last week
The level of service received from J H Way, and Lyndsay in particular could not be faulted, from the moment Dad came into their care we knew he would be treated with the respect he deserved. The level of compassion received eased some of the pain at this difficult time and Lyndsay couldn't have been more h...
David Wilson via Google
I would like to take the time to say what an amazing service we received after my dad passed away. From the moment in the early hours of the morning when they came for dad, we were treated with care and compassion, as was dad himself. During every meeting and phone call we were guided and supported to make...
Gillian Trow via Google
We have been very impressed with the support care and respect show to us and our Mum at a very difficult time, our Mum's passing was quiet sudden and unexpected and quiet frankly we had no Idea what we needed to do but after a friendly chat with Tansy at Boormans we felt in control and relaxed knowing they...
Toni Matthew via Google
when we lost a member of our family, finding the right funeral directors was important to us. Walking through the for of T W Boorman and meeting with Samantha put our minds at ease. she was kind, understanding and explained everything clearly. we was offered a variety of choices and nothing was too much tr...
Jenny Ash via Google
Thank you so much for all you help at such a difficult time, especially to Luke who made the loss of my dear friend much more manageable and giving John the send off he deserved. His attention to detail, kindness and support is something I will never forget.
B Gane via Google
A personal recommendation from friends led me to James Hawes and Goodchild and I am very glad it did. They took care of everything with sensitivity and thoughtfulness, responded quickly when I contacted them and followed my wishes carefully. I wish I had not needed to use them but they were a tremendous su...
Eve Wilson via Google
My family and I received a very professional and caring service from Alison and the team. The whole process was full of warmth and compassion. We felt truly looked after and fully informed at all times. During a very difficult time for our family, E Sergeants made sure everything was organised and the day...
Tracey Lemon via Google
We used the office on Woodham Lane and I cannot say enough good things about the service we received from all the staff at this company. They were so professional, caring and helpful. We felt such a weight was lifted once they took over. They looked after my Mum so well and we were able to visit her anytim...
Julie Corts via Google
First class service. Nothing is too much trouble and at no time do you feel any pressure to get things done or decided.
Mark Morris via Google
3 months ago
It looks like Angela has left the company very suddenly, and they're working through a backlog. I finally spoke to someone called Steven today, who said my Nan (who died on 7 March) still hasn't been cremated, and it'll still be over a week until she is. very dissatisfied with this whole process, but Steve...
James Braun via Google
4 months ago
Stay away from this funeral directorsThey don’t support families.Managers lie and don’t communicate regarding important issues.My family asked for horse and carriage we never got it as they booked it to late. As apparently their company was on a Xmas holiday but had 2 weeks to book it.Managers took weeks t...
Sonia Cousier via Google
After loosing a dear friend of mine and speaking with a few funeral directors i decided to contact and visit A Yeatman & Sons. I was met by a lovely member of staff named Darren, who assisted us throughout the whole process. Going there i felt a sense of calm and comfort and with that we choose to go with...
Venessa Thomas via Google
I would like to mention, in person, Jackie the Branch Manager for her caring and comforting manner during this difficult time and Jamie Groves , who i believe, was the area manager for his personal and professional service. He went out of his way to make sure everything was to our satisfaction and made thi...
steve brickell via Google
3 months ago
Woking Funeral Services dealt with all the funeral arrangements for my late wife which they did with great care and compassion.The staff were excelent with their arrangements and the execution of the funeral.I would have no hesitation in recommending them to anybody.
brian BC via Google
I would like to say a big thank you to all the staff at William H Painter (Sutton Coldfield) who helped me and my family get through one of the hardest days of my life. Everything was organised so beautifully and all the staff were so compasionate and caring. I would like to send a special thank you to Ton...
Sue Bradshaw via Google
A fantastic service in a very emotional time. Customer service 100% Every detail answered and nothing to much trouble. Thanks to Chris and team for a smooth running day. X
Victoria Clarke via Google
My family and I have employed the services of David and his team on two occasions now, firstly upon the death of my mother last year, and, more recently, following the passing of my husband. On both occasions we found the care, kindness, friendliness and empathy to be second to none. David and his staff ma...
Clare White via Google
The service that me and my family received with funeral of our father from Thomas Bragg and Sons was second to none. We would definitely recommend Thomas Bragg and sons and use them again! From start to finish we couldn't have asked for more! Thank you!
James Taylor via Google
Amazing, respectful, dignified, professional, quaility and endearing experience throughout the whole service. From the guys who collected my father on the night he passed away right through to the actual funeral the whole service and experience was faultless. Debi Runeckles from the dartford branch is a c...
Julie Mole via Google
Banfield & Pomphrey was recommended to us when our dad passed away, We cannot explain our gratitude we have for them. Jane went above and beyond our expectations when we was going through the worst time of our lives, she supported us through every step In the most respectful way possible, the service was s...
lee salehi via Google
Extremely helpful family funeral directors, helping us with a joint funeral in Birmingham and Burton upon Trent. Compassionate and caring at all times
Swadlincote and district Funeral Service via Google
I would recommend James and Thomas Funeral Directors as they provide an excellent service from start to completion in every aspect. They maintain dignity for the deceased at all stages. Sam, who was in charge of the funeral procession is to be particularly commended on what is always a very difficult day. ...
Elizabeth Weeks via Google
I would highly recommend Wythenshawe Funeral Services. Very professional & Friendly people. Helped us through out, the whole process. Even went above and beyond. Thank you for helping us in our time of sorrow
nick riley via Google
Excellent service they provided and exemplary support. Cannot thank them enough especially Andy. They provided that personal touch that met our cultural needs.
Lorna Reid via Google
Dear Hayley,I would like to send you one more, big THANK YOU, in my name and the whole family for being so great and helpful at these hard times for us.Not to mention the introduction to Steph…that alone scored you loads of points!From the day we met you, throughout the preparation for the ceremony and the...
Ella Kulisic via Google
I can't thank Stella at John Nodes Kensal Rise enough for all her support during such a heartbreaking time. Not only was Stella, kind, caring & understanding, she was thorough in everything no matter what our family requested she saw it through & remained in contact with us throughout. Many thanks to Stell...
Zoe Jane via Google
I found the staff at the Cricklewood branch very friendly and helpful, and always ready with a cup of tea. If I just wanted to have a chat, I was always made to feel welcome, and the funeral was exactly what I wanted. I would highly recommend this branch, the staff there were professional, supportive and ...
Chris Lyons via Google
Pinks arranged both my grandparents funerals and we could not have asked for a more positive experience when dealing with such immense grief.Karen dealt with each aspect of the funeral arrangements with care, kindness and clarity. She treats every funeral with utmost respect and pride which makes you feel ...
Georgina Tait via Google
Reston Waste via Google
I only have praise for James & Thomas and thank them for making the whole process of arranging my mother's funeral as easy and stress free as it was. The room we were in had a very calming feel. Amanda, the lady who dealt with me, had a lovely gentle voice and made me feel very much at ease.she guided me t...
Justin Cornall via Google
Excellent, caring, personal and professional service. Great sensitivity shown throughout. I want to say a special thank you to Darren. I would highly recommend Wilton Funeral Services.
Marie Scanlon via Google
My Dad got the very Best send off. I would recommend this branch to all my friends and Family .... Excellent Service
Chris Spinks via Google
After my Mother used W Hodges in 1967 for my father’s funeral it was always her desire to use them for her own. What an excellent choice as well. Throughout the entire process, which included arranging a Horse and Carriage to take her to the church, through to burial alongsidemy Father they were absolutely...
PETER SHAW via Google
11 months ago
I would like to thank everyone at Doves of Kingsnorth Road, Ashford, Kent who contributed to the extremely professional funeral arrangements for my late husband Gerald. Particularly Beverley O'Donnell who offered me support and comfort throughout, Beverley is an outstanding caring member of staff. Thank yo...
angela bishop via Google
10 months ago
I received a huge amount of kindness, and support from Doves Funeral Directors, especially from Mrs. King, at an extremely difficult period, this support continues ongoing today , and I am very grateful to Mrs. King, and her colleagues, knowing this support will be available in the future if needed.
kim jackson via Google
From the moment my sister spoke to Anisa at Doves she knew that she was the person to assist us with the arrangements for our brother. I am pleased to say that I had exactly the same feeling when I first attended their premises in Staplehurst to ask some practical questions without the rest of the family p...
Mike Tobin via Google
I can highly recommend Doves Funeral Directors at Orpington they helped every step of the way to make my Fathers Funeral special, I can not thank Liz and Donna enough, I Would definitely reccomended them
Carolyn Paton via Google
We had the pleasure of having Marie Frankum guiding us through the sensitive and bewildering process of losing a parent. She was incredibly aware of all our practical needs, sorted out a disaster with a supplier of cocoons, taking it out of my hands when I was in no state to deal with it. We found her incr...
Suzy Maxwell via Google
Thank you to all involved with the funeral of my mum in January 2018. Yvonne and the team made a very difficult process manageable at a very emotive time.The company gave us support and time to make difficult decisions. They made family who went to see my mum in chapel feel at ease. My mum looked like my m...
Lesley Cryer via Google
The care and understanding shown throughout the whole process was absolutely excellent. From start to finish every detail was planned and executed in a very professional manner. The service booklet was superbly presented with help from Martin, who made sure that it was just what we wanted and it was all c...
Janet Taylor via Google
Thomas Bragg conducted my nieces's funeral in September 2017. The service received from them was totally amazing. The care and compassion shown to her entire family was outstanding. Lesley was not religious and therefore we chose a Humanist ceremony. Stephen was a professional celebrant and his tribu...
Sue Taft via Google
When we lost our older brother and my parents their eldest son tragically 2 and a half years ago, we were in total shock, heartbroken and distraught. We had never lost a loved one before and didn’t know the 1st thing about arranging a funeral let alone my brothers. Until my neighbour Lorraine Morton stepp...
Angie Lawrie via Google
in the last week
We had a very good experience with Kelly and the team at Blackheath. It was a day we were dreading but we were able to make it very personal to Peter and all our wishes for this day were made possible.Thank you for making the day bearable. Many of our friends and family said that it was a very good funeral.
Harry Lewins via Google
From the moment we walked through the door, we knew that Payne & Sons were the perfect company to look after our dear Dad.Lee made us feel at ease straight away and settled us down with a lovely cup of tea (made by Eddie) whilst we discussed the arrangements.We didn’t realise they had a separate room for ...
Alison Turnbull via Google
5 months ago
an excellent service form start to finish . very caring not rushed and thoughtful in every way. special thanks to Donna who nothing was not a problem even able to talk to her out of office hours no question was silly.also to Karen who was also helpful. this is now the second time I have used them for both ...
Keith Suttle via Google
Thankyou to the people at Chris whites...very professional and caring and helped us all through a very difficult time with care empathyThankyou again
Tracy via Google
Our experience of using Henry Ison was excellent. We found Jenny to be very attentive, patient, sympathetic and caring. Nothing was too much trouble and we felt very assured throughout the whole process that everything would go as planned. I'm pleased to say that it did. A very sad time and day for the who...
Chris Grove via Google
Excellent customer service. Melissa was very caring and professional. She helped us to arrange a respectful and dignified service for our father.
Steven Barnes via Google
I would like to offer my sincere thank you to W F Groombridge for the very high professional standards provided for my Mothers funeral.
steve clarke via Google
We lost my mum in June 2018, she had a funeral plan & they told us about Earl & Co.I have nothing but the upmost gratitude & thanks for the staff there they are the most sincere helpful people. They made mums last day just that little bit easier. I have nothing but praise for them. They do a very hard job ...
Kelly Underwood via Google
Our family have used Chris White for family funerals in the past. Chris has always provided a friendly, personal and professional service.Which is why on the sudden and tragic death of my daughter Charlotte aged just 22 we went back to Chris White to make the arrangements.We were recommended Becky PERRY wh...
Steve Ford via Google
This is the first time that my family has used B Matthews. We received a great service from Tracey from the time he was arranged to be picked up to the arrangement for the cremation. Can not thank the company enough for keeping us informed all the way long, and were so friendly and helpful. The funeral was...
Diane Glasspool via Google
Would like to thank all the staff at doves for giving my mum a lovely funeral.From the moment we spoke with Rachel & Lorraine we felt that they had worked very hard to give my mum the funeral that she would have been proud of.Would also like to thank Bill and all that was involved on the day.A very profess...
alan hobden via Google
Trish is highly professional. She communicates really well; is reliable, accurate and timely. Nothing is ever too much trouble and her solution based approach is a real asset. Highly client focused, Trish is also a lovely lady to do business with.
Mark Blackwood via Google
My Mum died in 1964 and my Dad used Ison's. It seemed fitting to use them again. I was not disappointed I was guided through this difficult time compassionately and professionally. I think my Dad would have been proud. Thank you Ison & Sons and I will highly recommend your services.
Christine Huber via Google
Dawes bothers helped me through my father's funeral and we're extremely helpful and professional.i have no reservation in using them in the future
Tamsin Elkington via Google
At a time when everything is chaos, it was an absolute relief to meet with these kind, considerate and genuine people. Zoe and Angela supported me every step of the way. Even when the going got really tough the support that I received was superb, definitely went above and beyond for me. From day one to th...
Roberta Ashton via Google
 

How to arrange a funeral

  • Most aspects of the funeral can be tailored
  • You don’t have to have a minister present
  • There are some legal and administrative tasks
More Infomation
 

How to find the right funeral director

  • Do some initial research
  • Think about the sort of funeral you are looking for
  • Choose an NAFD member for a high quality of service
  • Speak to a few funeral directors either on the phone or face to face
  • Choose the ones you feel comfortable with
  • Ask them to explain their services and give you a breakdown of their costs
More Infomation