Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors, Gloucester

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of Gloucester.
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Rating 5.0
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About our Gloucester funeral home

Based just over a mile away from Gloucester town centre, you can find Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors. For many years we have given the local communities of The Docks, Saint Pauls, Linden, Hempsted, Tredworth, Wotton and Coney Hill an outstanding standard of funeral care.

Looking after you, your family and your loved one with uncompromising compassion and respect is our number one priority. We are here to be your shoulder to lean on and help you with anything we can during this difficult time.

We are flexible in everything we do, which is why we will personalise every aspect of your loved one’s funeral, so you can say a heartfelt goodbye. By tailoring your loved one’s farewell, this means their send off will unique and fitting of the way they lived their life. No request is too big or small.

We have experience in organising funerals of all kinds, from religious to cremations to contemporary ceremonies like a woodland burial or bright celebration of life.

Our funeral directors are easily accessible to the whole of Gloucestershire, as we are based just off the A34. We are also close to the Gloucester Quays shopping centre and the Gloucester War Memorial.

Helping the families of Gloucester is of the greatest importance, which is why our dedicated team are just a phone call away, 24 hours a day. Call us at any time to get assistance, support or advice.
Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors in Gloucester.

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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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 Gloucester, 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 01452 523289
  • Simple Funeral Service in Gloucester, 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 01452 523289

Where to find us

Address

47 Seymour Road
Gloucester GL1 5PS
GB

Directions and Parking

For help with directions, please see our map or get in touch.

If you would like our advice on parking, feel free to give us a call.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01452 523289 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 13:00
Tuesday09:00 - 13:00
Wednesday09:00 - 13:00
Thursday09:00 - 13:00
Friday09:00 - 13:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews of our services

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Rating 5.0
based on 8 reviews
Rating 5.0
Sensitive and warm
Kept me informed at different stages of process
Very accommodating, sourced a fantastic person to perform the service
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
We are grateful of receiving your online review. I am glad that our staff went above and beyond to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
I would love to thank Craig Arkhurst for making sure that mums funeral and mum and grans internment went smoothly. Craig is very friendly down to earth, professional, and very approachable. Ready to answer any questions regardless how crazy they may seem. I asked if we could do hand casts for of my mums hands and was so happy we could, Craig over and beyond, and we are so grateful to have had him for pur funeral director. He truely is a great asset to the team. Always ready to help.
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
We are grateful of receiving your online review. I am glad that you found our staff to be informative and reliable and that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
A first class, professional service.
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send us your online review. Your feedback is always valuable to us.
Rating 5.0
Extremely caring and professional staff. Worked with me step-by-step to ensure that all of the expectations I had were met, would highly recommend their services.
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of your wishes and requirements were carried out by the team as you had requested.
Rating 5.0
Very courteous, respected our wishes and gave a great service
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Everything was dealt with in a dignified, friendly, personal and professional manner.
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
We dealt with dean at selim smith who was very professional kind and considerate at this difficult time
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
As a family, we received an excellent service from everyone at Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors when planning our late mother ‘s funeral. We felt very supported from the planning stages right through to the actual funeral day, and after. Would highly recommend their services.
Response from Ernest Cocks & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family at this difficult time and that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed.
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