John Meynell Funeral Directors

At John Meynell Funeral Directors, we serve families with the greatest care, from our funeral directors in County Durham.

About us

John Meynell Funeral Directors is here to offer you our full support during this difficult time. We provide consistently high standards of funeral care, services and facilities to the local communities of Darlington and Newton Aycliffe.

Since we were established as Meynells Funeral Services in 1910, we have gone from strength to strength. We are renowned for the standard of service that we offer to bereaved families. We have built up over 100 years of knowledge and expertise, which is why we are so often trusted to take care of loved ones.

We listen carefully to ensure we understand every wish in detail. Doing so means we can make the arrangements on your behalf, alleviating the stress that can often accompany planning a funeral. Working closely with families means we can ensure everything is just right for the funeral, giving a meaningful celebration of your loved one’s life.

You can get in touch with us 24 hours a day, so please call us as soon as you need our assistance.
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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.
99.0%
per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7%
per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.