Why Choose Us?
At a time of overwhelming grief, we support you in having the funeral you want and need to say goodbye to your loved one.
Locally-Owned, Fully Independent Funeral Directors
We are proud to be a locally-owned, fully independent funeral directors, undertakers and memorial stonemasons. We are qualified funeral directors licensed by the British Institute of Funeral Directors and qualified Embalmers with over 20 years’ experience.
You are in charge. We take everything at your pace, and will tailor a funeral to your exact wishes and needs. We guarantee no hard sell, and no pressure.
Worried about funeral costs? We offer a full range of services and we advertise our prices openly online. Because we are a small, independent company, our prices are lower than those of other funeral directors in Barnsley. If you have concerns about costs, please talk to us. Simply contact us by telephone or e-mail and we will work with you to create a suitable funeral. We can assist with advice on DWP claims, and can also offer finance, if required. Our family will look after you and your family, and care for the person who has died, with the upmost dignity and respect.
Passionate about helping the people of Barnsley experience a good funeral
We hope that you will find our premises a warm and friendly place to visit, whether you are discussing future plans for yourself, or making plans following a death in the family, we are on hand to guide you through the hardest of times, and give you sound advice on all the decisions that you will need to make.
We welcome visits to our funeral home or we can attend your home for discussions. As an independent funeral director, we can help you devise exactly the goodbye you want and need. We consider it a real honour to be able to do this for you.
From the moment we collect your loved one, they become part of our family. We look after them with gentle care and utmost dignity. Depending on the time frame and the type of service you have planned there will be various options that we discuss with you.
If you would like to visit our chapel of rest, it may be necessary to embalm, although this is not always the case. We are always happy to accommodate a particular religious or personal preference and will involve trusted specialists if you need us to.
We offer a small chapel or visiting room, and a comfortable family room where you can come and spend time with us or your loved one at all stages of the process, and beyond. Where tradition dictates, this room can be used for a final goodbye, extra blessing or religious service with a minister of your choice prior to the actual funeral.
Now even easier to help the people of Barnsley experience a good funeral
It's now even easier for Barnsley Municipal Funerals to help the people of Barnsley experience a good funeral, due to the opening of our Great Houghton branch. We are delighted to open this new branch and serve the people of Great Houghton, Thurnscoe, Goldthorpe, Bolton Upon Dearne, Middlecliff, Grimethorpe and all of the surrounding areas. So please get in touch today and speak to one of our dedicated advisors. We are her to support you every step of the way.