Ginns & Gutteridge Funeral Directors

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Where to find us


St Nicholas House 51 Vaughan Way Leicester LE1 4NR GB

Parking and Directions

There is car parking available at the branch.
We are close to the High Cross Shopping Centre and a short walk from Cathedral Square.

Opening Hours

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on
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any time you require our services.

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

Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

Providing the highest standards of care
Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
High quality facilities
Clear and upfront costs

About Us

Ginns & Gutteridge are Leicester funeral directors that have been serving bereaved families in Leicestershire for over 100 years. We conduct dignified and unique funerals that are personal to the bereaved and their loved one who has passed away.

We were the first funeral home in Leicester to have a motorised hearse. You can see our history in old pictures and ledgers when you visit us.

Our specially equipped facilities provide disabled access, a wash and dress area for those who require it, and catering facilities that can be used for a wake. Please give us a call at any time of the day if you require our help.

What We Offer

  • Advice and guidance at every stage including registering the death
  • Arrangements personalised to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearse, funeral cars and other transport options
  • Memorials
  • Funeral plans

Supporting you along the way

When someone dies

It is quite normal to be unsure of what to do when someone dies, for example, not knowing how to register a death. Read our advice on the initial steps you will need to take, and let our funeral professionals give you their support and guidance through this difficult time.
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The funeral service

From the moment you get in touch with us, we can begin to arrange your loved one’s funeral with the utmost compassion and care. Read through some of the decisions you will need to make to ensure you can arrange the funeral you want for your loved one.
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Meeting your needs

We believe a funeral should be as unique as the individual that has passed away, and we understand that everyone has different wishes when it comes to saying farewell. See how we can tailor your loved one’s funeral to suit any requirements you may have, creating a personal send-off that meets your needs.
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After the funeral

There may still be matters that we can advise you on after the funeral. We will call you a few days afterwards to see if there is anything else we can do for you. This could be regarding the affairs of the deceased, arranging memorials, or coping with grief.
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