John Meynell Funeral Directors, Newton Aycliffe

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of Newton Aycliffe.
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Rating 5.0
based on 11 reviews

About our Newton Aycliffe funeral home

John Meynell Funeral Directors provide a consistently high standard of service. We support the local community in Newton Aycliffe by helping families to arrange funeral services. We make the arrangements on your behalf, helping to alleviate the stress that can often accompany planning your loved one’s farewell.

Our dedicated team are compassionate and respectful. We are here to provide the best service that we can, allowing you and your family to pay respects to your loved one in a personal and meaningful way. You can rest assured that they will be cared for by kind professionals.

Our funeral home is easy to reach from the surrounding areas, including Woodham, Aycliffe Village and Heighington.

Please call us as soon as you need our assistance. We can offer you any advice and guidance you need, and you can get in touch with us 24 hours a day.

What we offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to 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

We understand how special life is with those that you love. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral.

If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
  • Full Service Funeral in Newton Aycliffe, from £3,545

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 01325 301405
  • Simple Funeral Service in Newton Aycliffe, from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 01325 301405

Where to find us

Address

Cemetery Chapel
Stephenson Way
Newton Aycliffe DL5 7DF
GB

Directions and Parking

We are located by junction of Stephenson Way and Burnhill Way.

There is car parking available opposite the branch.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01325 301405 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews of our services

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Rating 5.0
based on 11 reviews
Rating 5.0
Outstanding very professional in every way 100. Percent
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Our team are here to provide the highest level of service for you and we are happy this was achieved.
Rating 5.0
I found the services provided were carried with respect and dignity any questions that we had were answered accordingly. Geradine organised everything for us for which we are grateful as we felt that sometimes we couldn't think straight. Thank you for your help and respect during a very difficult time.
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
We are grateful of receiving your online review. I am pleased that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
Ive got nothing but praise for the team at Meynell's and in particular the people from this company who we dealt with and helped us with the funeral arrangements. They were very compassionate, understanding and caring and ensued that all our needs and numerous questions were dealt with professionally. Outstanding on all fronts and I would therefore have no hesitation in recommending this company when such sad circumstances prevail.
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Faultless service was provided.
Geradeen and her staff were very supportive and sympathetic in our difficult times.
We have no hesitation in giving a full and unqualified recommendation.
Response from John Meynell 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.
Rating 5.0
Fantastic service, no complaints, very helpful and supportive at a very difficult time, highly recommended
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased it all went well for you and the family and that the service was carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
An excellent service, with great staff. Everything was explained clearly and made as easy as possible. It was a good experience and a nice funeral.
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am pleased that you were well looked after by our team and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
We are very happy with the services provided by the staff of John Meynell all the staff explained what the process of the burial would be even now I am being helped with the choosing of a memorial stone for my mother.
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that the arrangements for your Mother were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
very friendly make everything easier at such a hard time. Every wish catered for from first call would highly recommend
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time and that all of your wishes and requirements were carried out by the team as you had requested.
Rating 5.0
This was my first experience arranging a funeral John Maynell Funeral Directors were kind ,sympathetic and explained everything and helped me through everything i would recommend their services to anyone definitely five stars
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed.
Rating 5.0
fully appreciative to my/our needs,calm , professional,nothing was to much to ask of them,from start to the finish ,we felt totally at ease throughout the whole ceremony
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
Your colleagues were very kind and thoughtful and of course extremely professional.
Response from John Meynell Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction and that you were so well looked after by our team.
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