Stibbards & Sons

Funeral Directors in Hadleigh

The location of our original premises, today our Hadleigh office acts as the company’s Head office as well as providing full funeral services for Hadleigh and the surrounding areas. Located just off the London Road our offices have been part of the local landscape since 1867, and the Stibbards family have lived and worked in the town for over 5 generations. With over 150 years of experience serving our community, S. Stibbards & Sons are proud to be the local funeral director of choice.

We offer a range of different funerals from a basic arrangement, direct cremation to a bespoke funeral; we can help you organise a service that remembers your loved one just the way you wish, and one that celebrates their life. At S. Stibbards & Sons, everything matters to us just as much as it matters to you. That’s why we offer a range of additional services to help make a funeral ceremony as unique as it can be. As part of our additional services, we offer coffins and caskets in many different styles, from traditional to contemporary and bespoke designs, so you can honour the personality and characters of those who have passed away.

From our cardingham coffin to our solid statesman range, we can help you when it comes to choosing a coffin or casket for your loved one. We continue to provide care and support to our clients throughout their difficult time and exercise a professional acumen when helping them arrange a coffin or casket for their loved one.

If you have a personal or unique request, our compassionate and friendly team will be happy to discuss this with you and how we can best celebrate their life.

Local Crematoria

Southend Crematorium
Sutton Road,
Basildon Crematorium
Church Road
Bowers Gifford
SS13 2HG


Woodside Cemetery
Manor Road
Basildon, SS13 2HG
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Supporting you along the way

If you wish to have a discussion with one of our funeral managers, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We can talk through yours and your loved one’s needs and discuss how we can celebrate their life.

01702 558 717

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Funeral Directors in Hadleigh


We offer coffins and caskets in many styles, from the traditional to the contemporary to the bespoke.

Arrange a funeral

At S. Stibbards & Sons, we understand that a funeral service needs to reflect the life of the person that lived. We are proud to offer a number of different options for people to choose from including a simple, low-cost funeral or direct cremation to a completely bespoke service where you can choose every aspect of the funeral and tailor it to those who have passed.

To find out more about our different funeral services and the options you can choose from, you can click on any of the below links. Alternatively, we can talk you through the various options and are available 24 hours a day, 365 a year.


Our bespoke select funerals will allow you to plan a customised service for your loved one that ensures that their funeral is as unique as they were. Our team of dedicated and compassionate staff will guide you throughout the process and help you with arranging the most suitable funeral service for your loved one and their personality.



(plus third party fees)


The essential package is a simple and lower cost funeral option. This package includes many of the key features and requirements that most families deem necessary to have in place for a respectable and dignified funeral service for their loved one.



(plus third party fees)


This simple and dignified cremation service is for those that don’t require the traditional elements of a funeral service such as a ceremony or procession that involves a hearse. You will receive a highly respectful and compassionate service throughout the process.



(plus third party fees)

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Our reviews

We do everything we can to make each and every funeral as unique as it can be, to give those who have passed away the send-off they deserve. We believe our reviews reflect our services that we provide our local community.

Charlie was helpful, courteous and understanding throughout the sad process of organising a loved one’s funeral. Scott was very helpful and understanding on the day.

Robin Winiberg

Very professional, comforting and pleasant. Just what you need at a difficult time.

Dave Tabib

I was pleased with every step along the way. Professional and caring – Maria was more than excellent. Thank you so much Pam Maylin

Leonard Charles Maylin

Thank you for lovely funeral for my father George Bailey on 25 October, it was done so tastefully & professionally

Mary & Roy May

Thank you for helping make my mums funeral go without a problem. All staff were very attentive and helpful. We appreciated Debbies time and help during the arrangement process. Thank you again.

Richard Braddick

Our Services

As a funeral director with five generations of experience, we pride ourselves in helping to arrange funerals in our local community. We can provide you with a comprehensive range of services to allow you to say goodbye to your loved one and reflect the life they lived.

Not only can we arrange the more traditional aspects of a funeral service, such as the choice of venue, transport and coffin, but we also offer a range of more personal tributes to make it unique, including gowns and interiors, photography and books of condolences.

Take a look at our additional services

Stibbards & Sons

With a range of additional services, we can help arrange every aspect of your loved one’s funeral - from the essential details all the way through to unique personal tributes.