Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors, Countesthorpe

Our Countesthorpe 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.
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24 hours a day
Rating 4.5
based on 2 reviews

About our Countesthorpe funeral home

We are Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors. We strive to set the highest standards in funeral care, service and facilities, providing an uncompromising quality of care to all of the families in our local community in Countesthorpe, Leicester.

We have been providing dignified funeral services for over 100 years, so you can put your trust in our knowledge and expertise. We are also part of Dignity Funerals, and members of the National Association of Funeral Directors, following the strict codes of practice that they require.

You can reach us by telephone 24 hours a day. When you need us most, we will never be more than a phone call away, and we will be here to give you our full support.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • 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 visit 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.
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


5 The Bank
Leicester LE8 5RL

Directions and Parking

We are located in a run of shops in the village centre next to the bakery.

There is limited free parking available at the rear of the funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0116 277 5156 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday10:00 - 14:00
Wednesday10:00 - 14:00
Thursday10:00 - 14:00
Friday10:00 - 14:00

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Reviews for Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors in Leicester

It is our honour to help you through this difficult time, like we have with our families in Countesthorpe. Read their feedback below:
Rating 4.5
based on 2 reviews
Rating 5.0
Excellent service, kept in touch every few days, made you feel at ease They did absolutely everything would recommend them,so much respect was given to the family.
Response from Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your sentiments with us regarding your experience. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the dignity and respect needed at this time.
Rating 4.0
Maggie was professional,supportive and helpful though this sad time.
Response from Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.