Joseph Swift Funeral Directors

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Joseph Swift Funeral Directors in Leicester

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About Us

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.

Our Simple funeral is available for £1,995 + third party costs, without compromising on the quality of the service that is delivered. Or our Full Service funeral can be tailored just how you wish, whether that be a traditional ceremony or a colourful celebration of life.

Call us today on 0116 254 8825 to talk through your personal requirements.

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

Our Services

At Joseph Swift Funeral Directors, we understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. 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.
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Full Service Funeral

A funeral service that is personalised to honour the final wishes of your loved one, helping you create the perfect funeral. With our professional guidance and support, you will have the opportunity to decide what is included as part of their farewell. With a wealth of unparalleled expertise and local knowledge, we endeavour to honour your every request, no matter how small the detail. Our Full Service Funeral will ensure everything is perfectly organised, delivering a fitting tribute for your loved one.

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  • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
  • Have complete choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
  • Eco-friendly, religious, colourful or any type of funeral you wish can be arranged for you
  • Choose your preferred coffin, casket or urn and form of transport
  • Arrangement of your favourite flowers, music, stationery and obituary notices

For more information, call us on

0116 254 88250116 254 8825
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Simple Funeral, £1,995

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, with the same quality of care that you would expect from any Dignity Funeral Director. This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to let us choose certain aspects of the service for you, such as the time of the service and the type of coffin. You can rest assured that our fully trained team will care for your loved one with dignity and respect.

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  • Our funeral experts will look after your loved one in our premium facilities
  • You can visit your loved one at our chapel of rest during working hours
  • We will provide a chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
  • The funeral service will be at a time and place of our choosing
  • You will have a funeral director present at the service to oversee arrangements

For more information, call us on

0116 254 88250116 254 8825

Why choose us?

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Where to find us

Address

135 Narborough Road Leicester LE3 0PB GB

Parking and Directions

There is free parking for up to one hour on side streets, and paid parking on Upperton Road at 20 pence for one hour.
We are situated close to the Upperton Road/Narborough Road Junction.

OPENING HOURS

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0116 254 8825 if you require our services outside of these hours.

VISITING HOURS

Day of the WeekHours
Mon09:00 - 17:00
Tue09:00 - 17:00
Wed09:00 - 17:00
Thu09:00 - 17:00
Fri09:00 - 17:00
SatClosed
SunClosed

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Reviews of our services

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Rating 4.6
based on 3 Reviews
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    Very sensitive and supportive staff & service, all went well on the day!
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    Response on behalf of 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.
  • 4.0
    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.
  • 5.0
    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.
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    Response on behalf of 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.