From our nearby office in Hockley, Stibbards and Sons Ltd offer a comprehensive range of services in Ashingdon and the surrounding areas, helping families arrange a fitting farewell to their loved one. We also offer home arrangements should you feel more comfortable doing so.

Support and Advice

Whichever you choose, our compassionate team of professional funeral directors in Ashingdon are here for you throughout the entire funeral planning process. The bereavement support team at Stibbards can advise and support you and your family as you come to terms with your loss.

A Celebration of Life

Stibbards’ funeral directors in Ashingdon believe a funeral should properly reflect and celebrate the life of the person that lived, while supporting you and your family throughout the process. We understand that funerals are hugely personal and will help you celebrate your loved one’s life in the way you choose.

Our team will talk you through all your options, from a direct cremation to an entirely bespoke service, designed to perfectly fit your choices. We can help you make your loved one’s wishes a reality.
We offer a number of options, a simple, low-cost funeral, direct cremation or a completely bespoke service where you choose every aspect of the funeral and tailor it to your needs.

Family-Run Funeral Directors in Ashingdon

Stibbards has been a family-run business for six generations. This experience guarantees you a comprehensive range of services that means you can say goodbye to your loved one in exactly the way you and they would want.

As well as our range of funeral services, we also offer advice and support to help you with every aspect of planning the funeral. The Stibbards team is available to help, providing any guidance you may need. We also have a bereavement support service to help you come to terms with your grief at what is a hugely emotionally difficult time.

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The FCA Regulation of Funeral Plans

Wednesday May 25 2022

Under new legislation funeral plans will be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority from July 2022. Some customers have contacted us, with questions about the changes and how it...
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Using Nature to Help You Through Grief

Tuesday January 19 2021

It’s fairly well known that experiencing the natural world is a major boost to your mental health. But as well as giving you a chance to recharge, surrounding yourself...
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Choosing the Inscription on a Headstone

Monday January 4 2021

Choosing the inscription on a headstone or memorial plaque can be more difficult than you think. It can make those responsible anxious, it can be stressful, yet at the...
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Helping Someone Through Grief

Thursday December 17 2020

If you’re helping someone through grief, understand that death is always hardest on those left behind. When someone experiences the death of a loved one, they still have to...
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Who Legally Owns the Ashes?

Thursday December 10 2020

If you’re an executor of a will you may find yourself in the delicate situation of having to make decisions based on vague or limited information when it comes...
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Using the Tell Us Once Service

Friday December 4 2020

The Tell Us Once scheme was created by the Department for Work and Pensions to help people notify the relevant authorities of a death in one go. The government...
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We have unfortunately had the need to use Stibbards on several occasions. The service has always been helpful, professional and first class.

- David Ewing

From start to finish the team were extremely professional, caring, kind, showed great empathy and gave us a funeral that our mum would have been proud of. Thanks go to Andrew, Louise, Rev John Standard, and Dan and his team on the day.

- Lorraine Taylor

We have used this funeral director three times and have had an excellent service every time. All the staff are caring and followed our wishes to the core. W Lee.

- William Lee

Honestly can't of asked for more helpful people to have helped us with everything. Such lovely caring people.

- Gemma Mackinnon

Thank you stibbards. We found you to be really professional and helpful. You made the whole process simple for us and really put our minds at ease.

- Laura Gunn

Excellent service from Lisa in the office to Stuart and the team on the day. Dad had so many flowers an extra car was added at no charge. Very Professional exactly what my Dad wanted.

- Lee Whitehair

They could not have been more helpful and understanding. It was conducted beautifully. Many thanks David, Lee and the whole team.

- Barbara Gibbs

We were amazed at the fantastic way all staff were with regards to our dads funeral, so kind and thoughtful nothing was a problem an excellent service all the way through. Thank you

- Stephen Cooper

Stibbards could not have done anything better. We were very well looked after and everything that we had asked was provided. We would highly recommend their services.

- Thomas ( Barry ) Willis

I couldn't rate them highly enough. Very professional, thoughtful and respectful. Nothing was too much trouble.

- Hazel Ryan

I was very happy with the professional way that all the staff that I dealt with handled the arrangements. They were very patient, understanding and caring. I would definitely recommend the Company.

- Margaret Frewer

Support, Care and Compassion

The Stibbards & Sons funeral directors in Ashingdon are here 24 hours a day. We can talk you through your specific needs and your loved one’s wishes to support you in a time of grief. Or if you just want to discuss any other funeral options, we are always happy to help.