Thompsons Funeral Directors

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Thompsons Funeral Directors in Walton Vale, Liverpool

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About Us

At Thompsons Funeral Directors in Walton Vale, Orrell Park, we are devoted to helping you, just as our founder Mr Ken Thompson would have back in the 1940s. We are here for you every step of the way, offering you peace of mind that your loved one will be looked after with dignity, compassion and respect in the lead up to their funeral.

We know that every person is unique and funerals should be no different. To make the day special we will work with you to understand your loved one and organise a farewell that reflects and pays homage to the way they lived their life. No matter how big, small or distinctive your request is we will do our best to cater to your needs. Some of the things you can change include the music, the hymns, the service or type of hearse.

Since our establishment, we have conducted funerals of all kinds; whether that be a religious, a humanist, a cremation, a traditional or a contemporary ceremony such as a woodland burial or bright celebration of life. If you would prefer burial we are central to the Everton, Bootle, Kirkdale, Walton Park and Liverpool RC Cemeteries.

You can find our funeral home on Walton Vale; opposite the Windsor pub and next door to the Blessed Sacrament RC Church. Orrell Park rail station is a stone throw away, meaning we are accessible from all over Liverpool via the Merseyrail. We are also a short drive away from Orrell, Old Roan, Litherland, Seaforth, Norris Green, Aintree, Croxteth and Bootle.

From our six funeral homes across the city, we give the whole of Liverpool an unparalleled standard of care. Our other funeral homes are in Bootle, Netherton, Maghull, Huyton and Tuebrook.

Our dedicated team are available 24 hours a day to assist you with your every need; all you have to do is pick up the phone.

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 0151 525 3138 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 Thompsons 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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Simple Funeral

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.

This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
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Full Service Funeral

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.
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Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

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Dignified funeral from £1,995 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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Where to find us


8 Walton Vale Walton Vale Liverpool L9 2BU GB

Parking and Directions

There is restricted parking on our road, however you can park for free on surrounding streets.
We are on the Walton Vale high street, next to Blessed Sacrament Church.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0151 525 3138 if you require our services outside of these 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

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