G M Charlesworth & Son Funeral Directors, Hoyland

With our Unattended Funeral from £995 and our Attended Funeral from £1,995, our Hoyland Funeral Directors will help arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one.
BASED ON 2 reviews
Rating 4.0

About our Hoyland funeral home

We at G M Charlesworth & Son Funeral Directors believe that everyone should receive a meaningful funeral, that reflects and celebrates their life. As funeral professionals, we are honoured to be able to help the members of our cherished local community of Hoyland Common, by planning fitting services for their loved ones.

We are passionate about our work, and we will do everything we can to help you to arrange the perfect farewell for your loved one. We use our knowledge and expertise, built up over years of serving the people of Barnsley, to ensure that every detail is just as you want it to be. It is of utmost importance to us that everything is exactly as you wish.

Whatever kind of funeral you want for your loved one, we will be able to help. We are here for you, and we want to make things a little bit easier for you. When you need us most, simply give us a phone call so we can give you our full support.

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
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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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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one.

If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    The Unattended Funeral

    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our costs from
    £995
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Includes all necessary third party costs
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
    The Unattended Funeral
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,132 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,132 estimated third party costs
    The Attended Funeral

    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    Plus £1,132 estimated third party costs
    Plus £1,132 estimated third party costs
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
    The Attended Funeral
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Where to find us

Address

36 Hoyland Road
Hoyland Common
Barnsley S74 0PB
GB

Directions and Parking

Please call us before your visit if you require further help with directions.

There is private parking for two cars at the rear of the funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday10:00 - 14:00
Wednesday10:00 - 14:00
Thursday10:00 - 14:00
Friday10:00 - 14:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01226 741561

Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.


Reviews of our services

4.0
Rating 4.0
based on 2 reviews
Rating 4.0
Used Charlesworth again after using them for my mothers funeral a few years back.

Once again the service we got was great, especially given the current Covid situation.

Everything went smoothly and we got everything we expected.

All the staff we dealt with were both professional and considerate.
Response from G M Charlesworth & Son Funeral Directors
We have been working hard to maintain our high standards of care in these challenging times and it's great to know that we succeeded in doing so. Thank you for this recommendation.
Rating 4.0
Communication was swift and professional, staff were friendly and respectful. Pricing seemed fair, service options were good but facilities in Hoyland office were in need of some modernisation.
Response from G M Charlesworth & Son Funeral Directors
Thank you for your 4* review. We are very happy to note your comments that our staff were friendly and respectful and that you were happy with our fair pricing. We have further noted your comments regarding the premises and I can assure you that your feedback will be passed to the Management Team for their information. Thank you once again for your 4* review.