J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors, Doncaster

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of Doncaster.
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Rating 5.0
based on 33 reviews

About our Doncaster funeral home

J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors was established by John Steadman in 1975, and is one of the oldest local businesses in Doncaster. Three generations of the family have been in charge, helping to support families in South Yorkshire for over a century.

We moved to our current funeral home in 1963, which is easily accessible from around Doncaster, including from nearby Balby, Hexthorpe and Hyde Park.

We have two chapels of rest should you wish to spend time with your loved one when you visit. Our experienced team of dedicated funeral professionals are here to support you whenever you need our assistance.

You can get in touch with us 24 hours a day, so please call us at a time that suits you.
J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors in Doncaster

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.

Where to find us

Address

3 Balby Road
Doncaster DN4 0RB
GB

Directions and Parking

We are situated on the A630 between Kwik Fit and the Shell Petrol Station.

There is car parking available at the funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01302 344444 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday08:30 - 17:00
Thursday08:30 - 17:00
Friday08:30 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 33 reviews
Rating 5.0
The staff were most supportive and guided us through areas of which we were unaware. It took the stress out of a very sad situation.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
I am glad that you chose J Steadman & Sons to take care of your loved one and we were able to provide you with the knowledge and understanding of a difficult situation and make things easier for you.
Rating 5.0
I could not fault the service
Thank you
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Our team are here to provide the highest level of service for you and we are happy this was achieved.
Rating 5.0
Very friendly and helpful, called me often with updates about the service.
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We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience online with us. It helps other families in their time of need.
Rating 5.0
was very pleased with the service i recieved from steadmans, with regards to my late husbands funeral
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience online with us. It helps other families in their time of need. Thank you.
Rating 5.0
Everyone at steadman were outstanding I couldn't have wished for nicer caring people to help with mums final farewell. Thank you all so much.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Your feedback is so valuable to us and we would like to say thank you. I am pleased that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
Absolutely excellent service, the staff were all extremely thoughtful and caring, and very sensitive in what was a sad situation
Would highly recommend their services, and to top it all off we unexpectedly received a remembrance book a few weeks later, which brought a tear to my eyes, but they were happy tears as it made me remember my late father
Thank you to everyone at steadmans
Steve and jo
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with J Steadman & Sons. We are glad that we were respectful of your needs at such a difficult time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
From the moment I walked through the door of Steadman and Sons I knew not only that dad was in good hands but so were we his family. The best accolade I can give is that every member of staff treated dad as if he were a member of their own family. Their care and kindness to us was so welcome and nothing was to much trouble for them. They kept in touch with us and answered all our questions. We knew dad was in safe hands. Thank you Steadman and Sons Paul and all the staff
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased to hear that our team were so kind and caring to your family and that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected.
Rating 5.0
highly satisfied with the services steadmans did for my brother on the sad loss of his dear wife.weeks after the funeral service they still get in touch to see how we are coping and even invited us if need be to go and talk to them.would have no hesitation whatsoever in recommending these lovely people at j. steadmans once again thank you for all u have done for us in this difficult time .
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. I am pleased to hear that the service was carried out to your satisfaction and to hear the team looked after you and the family well.
Rating 5.0
Very proffesional service throughout a difficult time. Everything was delt with by sympathetic and caring staff. Would highly recommend.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
Very proffesional compassionate to the individuals didnt feel rushed etc very friendly staff made a difficuilt and upsetting time a little more bearable thankyou for all the aftercare too x
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
I would just like to thank the whole team at Steadman's & Sons. Natalie was outstanding and I don't know how I would have got through it without her. She supported me on the day and the dignity and respect shown to my lovely wife Linda was exemplary. Nina was also a big help organising the collection and obituary. The gentleman who carried out the embalming managed to bring my lovely wife Linda back to me to the beautiful woman I married. I was allowed to visit Linda every day and even on bank holiday Monday. The kindness and support the team gave me and my family will remain with me forever. They will certainly be looking after me when my time comes.
I would recommend this company to anyone as in my humble view it could be the best in Doncaster.

Len South
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the dignity and respect needed and that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time.
Rating 5.0
very excellent service highly recommended they talked me through every stage and kept me fully informed all the time, everything I asked for I got, I would highly recommend Steadman's to any one who needs help to prepare a funeral. thank you so much
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased that our team looked after you so well and that all of your wishes and requirements were carried out by the team as you had requested.
Rating 5.0
Both Natalie and Paul were kind and compassionate in their dealings with us throughout this stressful time.
They kept in contact with us, letting us know what was happening with the arrangements and what to expect on the day. Nothing was too much trouble, we cannot thank them enough for all that they did both before during and after the funeral.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the comments left as part of your online review. I am pleased to hear the team looked after you and the family well and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Right from the start of planning mum’s funeral we were supported by Steadman’s. Paul went above and beyond to make this difficult process easier to bare and did everything possible to ensure mum’s wishes were adhered to. He was in daily contact, even if it was to check how we were. We were also able to visit mum at the chapel of rest on a day they were closed and we didn’t feel rushed at all, meaning we got those precious moments to say our goodbyes. Even in the weeks after the funeral we have had contact from Paul, who has made the effort to remember things about our family which he has asked about during our conversations. Couldn’t have hoped for a better service. Thank you.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that the arrangements for your Mother were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
An excellent service has been provided throughout. We have been very well advised and supported and recognise in particular the consideration and efforts of Nigel. Thank You.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am glad we were able to provide you with the support and guidance needed and that the arrangements for your Husband were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Excellent service throughout, delivered with compassion and dignity
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
This is one of our local Directors in a busy market, within the Doncaster area, its always a very worrying time, even to consider the events after a death and how to best serve the family and friends, but I can assure, all that are reading this, that J Steadman & Sons exceeded our expectations. Highly personable staff, showed great respect for all involved and fabulous communication throughout, thank you so very much.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family and that we were able to help ease any worries that you may have had.
Rating 5.0
I received an excellent service from everybody at Steadmans. Thank you for all the kindness

and caring support at this difficult time
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed at this time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
The funeral directors have been absolutely lovely from start to finish and I really want to thank them.
Response from J Steadman & Sons 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 care and support needed at this time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Very attentive, caring and emphatic at a time of sadness and loss. An efficient well organised company.
Response from J Steadman & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am glad that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
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