Derek Moss Funeral Directors, Chester Le Street

Our Chester Le Street Funeral Directors can provide a meaningful funeral now for your family and an additional memorial or commemorative service later once everyone can be together again.
BASED ON 6 reviews
Rating 5.0

About our Chester Le Street funeral home

Derek Moss Funeral Directors in Chester-le-Street have a reputation for providing the highest standard of funeral care. We are here to help you arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one, guiding you at every step. Whatever you have in mind, we will be able to help make it happen.

Our funeral home is accessible from around Chester-le-Street, including from Waldridge Park, Great Lumley, Pelton and Perkinsville. We also have four sister branches in Houghton-le-Spring, Shiney Row, Hetton-le-Hole and Silksworth, Sunderland.

Our dedicated team are caring professionals with local expertise and knowledge, and will ensure that every aspect of your loved one’s farewell is just as you want it to be.

We are here 24 hours a day to support you at this difficult time. You can reach us on 0191 338 8894.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • Advice and guidance at every stage including registering the death
  • Arrangements personalised to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • funeral cars and other transport options
  • Memorials
  • 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.
99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have choice with our Full Service Funeral. If a little flexibility with the arrangements is not a problem, a Simple Funeral at a lower cost may be preferable.

Where to find us


190 Front Street
Chester-le-Street DH3 3AZ

Directions and Parking

If you need assistance finding our funeral home, please give us a call.

Please get in touch if you need advice on where to park.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 0191 338 8894

Frequently asked questions

Latest reviews from our clients

Rating 5.0
based on 6 reviews
Rating 5.0
Very caring & professional, applies to everyone I was in contact with.
Response from Derek Moss Funeral Directors
Thank you for your kind words. It’s good to hear that you and the family received helpful guidance through this time.
Rating 5.0
Couldn't fault the service I was given. Neil and Margaret went above and beyond what I expected from them. The care and understanding shown to me was second to none.
Response from Derek Moss 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.
Rating 5.0
We found that the firm provided us with support, ringing almost every day keeping us informed of procedures, they were compassionate, and helpful. In all we found them engaging and reliable at a time of such sadness and would recommend them to others.
Response from Derek Moss Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
Rating 5.0
Derek Moss were incredibly professional and supportive during what is always a very emotional and difficult time for the family. Margaret in particular was very helpful and took the time to call every day with an update and to check on how things were progressing.
I can't speak highly of the team and would not hesitate to recommend their services to friends and family.
Response from Derek Moss Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am pleased to hear that our team were so kind and caring to your family and that we were able to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of a difficult situation and make things easier for you.
Rating 5.0
The service was excellent down to the very last detail. Having one designated point of contact made the whole process very personal. I felt totally supported at all times.
Response from Derek Moss Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that the arrangements for your Mother were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
The staff at David moss were all caring and were really helpful both before and during my sisters funeral all members of my family commented on their support and help we all want to thank them for there sevice and help
Response from Derek Moss Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family and that we were able to help make things a little easier for you at such a difficult time.
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