Peter Johnson Funeral Directors, Whiteleas

We take the greatest care as we look after the families of South Shields.
Call us
24 hours a day

About our Whiteleas funeral home

Peter Johnson Funeral Directors provide dignified funeral services to the local community in South Shields. We are renowned for the high standards of service that we provide. We promise to work closely with you to carefully plan a meaningful service for your loved one.

Our funeral home in Whiteleas is centrally located and easy to reach from nearby areas including Biddick Hall, West Harton and Cleadon Park. The interior is tastefully decorated and has four chapels of rest for you to spend time with your loved one. Our premium facilities also include a private arranging room and two quiet rooms which can be closed off to provide additional privacy.

We are always on hand to support you. Our kind, dedicated professionals are available by telephone 24 hours a day. Simply give us a call when you need us on 0191 536 0555.

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
Dignity with distinction image

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.
99.0%
99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7%
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 unlimited 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.
  • Full Service Funeral in South Shields, from £2,935

    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.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 0191 536 0555
  • Simple Funeral Service in South Shields, from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 0191 536 0555

Where to find us

Address

Whiteleas Way
South Shields NE34 8LH
GB

Directions and Parking

We are approximately 300 yards from John Reid Road, near to the district hospital.

There is parking for up to eight cars at the funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 0191 536 0555 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

Frequently asked questions

Other Peter Johnson Funeral Directors near you