E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors, Pontefract

Our Pontefract Funeral Directors can provide a meaningful funeral now for your family and an additional memorial or commemorative service later once everyone can be together again.
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Rating 5.0
based on 7 reviews

About our Pontefract funeral home

Serving the community of Pontefract, E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors provide uncompromising quality to local families. We are here to help make things a little bit easier for you during a difficult time.

What matters to you, matters to us. From choosing your favourite flowers, to selecting a fitting tribute, we will work with you to ensure that every single detail is exactly as you want it to be. We want to help you to arrange the perfect farewell for your loved one.

When you need us the most, we will be here for you. You can reach us 24 hours a day, and we will do everything we can to advise, guide and support you during this difficult time.
E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors in 44 Barnsley Road, South Elmsall, Pontefract

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • 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 arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have 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

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died.
    Our costs from
    £3,545
    Current restrictions might mean that you can’t have a funeral today how you imagined it to be. However, we can still provide a dignified and meaningful funeral now and a memorial or commemorative service later.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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    Full Service FuneralOur costs from £3,545

    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 01977 642353, or read more about our dignified funeral now, and service later.
  • Simple Funeral Service in Pontefract

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    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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    Simple Funeral Service in PontefractOur costs 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 01977 642353

Where to find us

Address

44 Barnsley Road
South Elmsall
Pontefract WF9 2RF
GB

Directions and Parking

We are located next to the zebra crossing on Barnsley Road, opposite the Sawmill Bar.

There is free on-street parking available outside the funeral home for up to one hour.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01977 642353 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

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Reviews of our services

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Rating 5.0
based on 7 reviews
Rating 5.0
From start to finish E V Fox & Sons took care of every single thing along the way. So professional, as you can imagine this was a very hard time, so knowing all the arrangements were taken care of was a huge relief.

Once again thank you for your support,

Rob
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
We are incredibly grateful that you took the time to leave us this review. I am happy that we provided a professional service to you and it’s good to hear that you and the family received helpful guidance through this time.
Rating 5.0
Great service and all the staff are all lovely and helpful
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am happy that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Great service. Professional, helpful and friendly staff. Nothing was too much trouble.
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Thank you for being there for me during this incredibly difficult time. They very Sympathy & helpful.
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. 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
We as a family found EV FOX carried out Uncle Roys Funeral with a caring and dignified manner many thanks
We give a star rating of 5
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that we were able to look after you and your family at this difficult time and that we were able to provide you with the care and support needed.
Rating 5.0
The staff were kind and caring and at the same time, professional and efficient. Our questions were answered and the arrangements were made in such a way that we felt confident that everything was under control. On the day of the funeral all went according to plan.
Thanks to all the staff who worked with us.
Response from E V Fox & 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
EV Fox & sons were excellent in the service they provided, thoughtful, sympathetic, helpful, caring, a full star service.
Response from E V Fox & Sons Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us on your online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we provided the highest level of care and guidance.
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