Joseph Swift Funeral Directors, Westcotes

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Rating 4.5
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About our Westcotes funeral home

We are Joseph Swift Funeral Directors in Westcotes, Leicester. We help the families in our cherished local community by arranging compassionate and respectful funerals. We have experience arranging all kinds of funerals, from religious ceremonies to woodland burials. Whatever kind of funeral you have in mind, we will be able to help you.

We were established in 1930, and we have been conducting dignified funerals ever since. Our funeral home is warm and welcoming, so that you can be at ease when visiting us. Your wellbeing is of utmost importance to us, so you can rest assured knowing that we do everything with this in mind.

We are always here to help you, and you can reach us 24 hours a day by telephone. Whenever you need us, we will never be more than a phone call away.

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
  • Access to chapel of rest to spend some time with your loved one
  • 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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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 unlimited 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.
  • Full Service Funeral in Leicester, from £2,995

    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 0116 254 8825
  • Simple Funeral Service in Leicester, from £1,695

    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 0116 254 8825

Where to find us

Address

135 Narborough Road
Leicester LE3 0PB
GB

Directions and Parking

We are situated close to the Upperton Road/Narborough Road Junction.

There is free parking for up to one hour on side streets, and paid parking on Upperton Road at 20 pence for one hour.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0116 254 8825 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 for Joseph Swift Funeral Directors in Leicester

4.5
Rating 4.5
based on 4 reviews
Rating 4.0
Well organised and thoughtful, service was excellent.
Response from Joseph Swift 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
Very sensitive and supportive staff & service, all went well on the day!
Response from Joseph Swift 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 that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 4.0
Overall the experience was a very good one. Billy was kind and caring. We had expected, however, that the service itself would be a little less religious - perhaps we did not make this clear to the celebrant.
Rating 5.0
Extremely professional service.Smart courteous caring staff.Our funeral planner B was helpful caring and knowledgeable.
The support given by Joseph Swift at the time you need it most is invaluable.
Response from Joseph Swift 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 support and guidance needed and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
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