Relph Funeral Directors, Acklam

With funerals available from £975, our Acklam funeral directors are dedicated to delivering the highest standard of funeral care for the lowest guaranteed price.
BASED ON 10 reviews
Rating 4.9

About our Acklam funeral home

Relph Funeral Directors supports the local communities in and around Middlesbrough. From our funeral home in Acklam, we strive to provide a caring and compassionate service that exceeds your expectations.

As part of our initiative to provide support to the wider community of Middlesbrough, we offer our services from additional funeral homes. You can find Relph Funeral Directors in Billingham, North Ormesby, Marton and Stockton on Tees.

You can depend on us to ensure every detail of your loved one’s farewell is just the way you want it to be. We will be here to guide you at every step, providing all the care your family needs.

We are here to support you through this difficult time. Our team will do everything they can to assist you, so please get in touch if you need our help, at any time of the day.

What we offer

  • Price Promise: Lowest price guaranteed
  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one.

If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    Our costs from
    £975
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    The Unattended Funeral

    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our costs from
    £975
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
    The Unattended Funeral
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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    Our costs from
    £1,705
    Plus £1,128 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,128 estimated third party costs
    The Attended Funeral

    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our costs from
    £1,705
    Plus £1,128 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,128 estimated third party costs
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
    The Attended Funeral
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Our Price Promise

Our exceptional service for the lowest price within our local community. Guaranteed.
We regularly check our competitors’ prices and are confident that we are unbeaten locally.

To give you further peace of mind, we also promise to match any local prices you may find after arranging a funeral with us.
Our Price Promise

Where to find us

Address

255-257 Acklam Road
Middlesbrough TS5 7BW
GB

Directions and Parking

You can find us opposite Tesco Express on Acklam Road.

There is free parking for up to two hours at the parade of shops adjacent to our funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday10:00 - 16:00
Thursday10:00 - 16:00
Friday10:00 - 16:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01642 130794

Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.


Latest reviews from our clients

4.9
Rating 4.9
based on 10 reviews
Rating 5.0
Very happy with the services provided. Everything was made as easy as possible and staff were empathetic and professional.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Thank you for these lovely words, it means so much to the whole team.
Rating 5.0
Everything went according to my dads wishes i would particulary like to thank all the staff for being both professional and compassionate and lisa needs a special mention as she was exceptional thankyou again for giving my dad the send off he wanted.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
I am glad that we were able to provide you with the dignity and respect needed at this time. It means a great deal when people take the time to share their experience and to highlight individuals in the team who have made a difference.
Rating 5.0
Chris from north ormesby branch and his team couldn't recommend them enough right down to the drivers ,very helpful,
Julie from Aclam branch was really lovely looked after all the family and my dad
Thank you all
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
I am pleased to hear the team looked after you and the family well. Thank you for your kind review.
Rating 5.0
I recently used Relph Funeral Services based in Acklam, I cannot recommend them enough. The service they provide is second to none, they make an emotional event so stress free, everything ran so smoothly and I felt looked after every step of the way and totally confident of the care they provided. They cover every base and are totally in control so the whole process is completely worry free and so easy. I would just like to thank them once again for the superb support they provide at what could be such a stressful time.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Thank you so much for this lovely review which means all the more at this very challenging time. The team are working very hard to ensure that each family receives outstanding care and I am so glad their dedication has given you the service you needed.
Rating 5.0
I was delighted with the service provided, from the telephone receptionist's friendly, informative approach to the funeral director's communicative and professional conduct throughout. Highly recommended.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Our quality of care is something we are proud of and we know what a difference it makes to the families in their time of need. It has been a privilege to look after your Sister.
Rating 5.0
Well what can I say about this beautifully caring company.
From the first phone call to well after the funeral they truly do care.
I would like to say to Lisa my funeral director, Julie the office administrator and Mike my limo driver thank you for being professional and so caring.
I have no doubt in my mind that my loved one was treated with the upmost care and respect. Again many thanks.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Thank you for your thoughtful and detailed review. It is incredibly helpful to other families in the same circumstances as yourself. The team will be very pleased to hear that their care and support made a difference to your family. It has been a privilege to support you. We are proud of the whole team.
Rating 5.0
Very helpful staff. Very pleased with the way they looked after the family.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Your kind words mean a great deal to the team who always work very hard to deliver great care.
Rating 5.0
Service was 100% off all staff from that 1st phone call to even a week after the service has been outstanding I would highly recommend using this service.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
We are very proud of our team and the care they give and it means the world when we hear from the families that we have looked after.
Rating 4.0
Making arrangements with the staff at Relph's was very straight forward, they were always helpful, supportive and thoughtful. We really appreciated the level of respect shown throughout the service too. thank you.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with Relph Funeral Service. I am pleased that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected and it all went well for you and the family.
Rating 5.0
An amazing team of people, who were committed to ensuring that everything was taken care of in this very distressing time. Amanda and the staff are Relphs are professional, helpful and so very caring. We are extremely grateful for all they did for us. They felt like part of our family, which is exactly what you need at this sad time. Thank you so very much.
Response from Relph Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
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