At S. Stibbards & Sons, we have been local funeral directors in Basildon, serving the local community since 1867. Our 2 local crematoriums in Basildon and Southend which both have full facilities means we are able to arrange and conduct funerals in the Basildon area and can visit you in your own home if you prefer not to travel during a difficult time. Additionally, if you do not require a funeral for your loved one we can also organise direct cremations.

How you wish to say farewell to your loved one is entirely your choice. As local funeral directors we can organise a funeral whether it be a burial or cremation that is completely tailored to you and your family’s preference, and one that honour’s the memory and celebrates the life of your loved one. We understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. We can help you choose funeral flowers, floral tributes, the type of hearse, music, personal tributes and much more. We can also advise you on the type of funeral for your loved one and different types of burials or cremations that are available.

From a traditional funeral to a humanist funeral, your options are limitless with our bespoke arrangements that are tailored to fit your individual requirements. If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide you with our essential package for a simple funeral at a lower cost. However, be assured that just because a price is cheaper doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate the life a loved one with a simple funeral.

In addition to our traditional funeral services we also offer a pre-paid funeral service. With a pre-paid funeral plan from S. Stibbards & Sons, you choose the funeral you want whether it be a traditional funeral or a woodland burial and pay for the services included within the plan at today’s prices. This can help relieve your family of worries and uncertainty at what will inevitably be a difficult time. You will have made the arrangements in advance which could include choosing the funeral flowers, the type of hearse, music and order of service together with having taken care of the funeral price.

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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 director three times and have had. exelent service all the staff are most 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 and 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 of the staff I dealt with handled the arrangements. They were very patient, understanding and caring. I would definitely recommend the Company.

- Margaret Frewer

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