Gordon & Watson Funeral Directors

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Gordon & Watson Funeral Directors in Aberdeen

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About Us

Gordon & Watson Funeral Directors in Aberdeen provide compassionate and caring funeral services for bereaved families in the local community.

We are near the centre of Aberdeen, and are easy to reach from the surrounding areas including Gicomston, The Green and Rosemount.

Our funeral home is a historic and valuable addition to the high street, being an original burgage building which was common during Medieval times. You can find us at 42 Upperkirkgate.

Our team of kind and respectful professionals are here to help you plan your loved one's funeral. We will make the arrangements on your behalf, ensuring everything is just as you want it to be.

You can call us at any time that suits you. Our telephone line is open 24 hours a day, so please give us a call as soon as you need our 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

Our Services

At Gordon & Watson Funeral Directors, we understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral. If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
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Full Service Funeral, 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.

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  • 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

For more information, call us on

01224 62585801224 625858
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Simple Funeral, from £1,695

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care. 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.

More information

  • 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

For more information, call us on

01224 62585801224 625858

Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

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Dignified funeral from £1,695 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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High quality facilities

Where to find us

Address

42 Upperkirkgate Aberdeen AB10 1BA GB

Parking and Directions

There is paid car parking available on surrounding streets.
We are less than a two-minute walk from the Registrar Offices at Marischal College on Broad Street.

OPENING HOURS

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01224 625858 if you require our services outside of these hours.

VISITING HOURS

Day of the WeekHours
Mon09:00 - 16:00
Tue09:00 - 16:00
Wed09:00 - 16:00
Thu09:00 - 16:00
FriClosed
SatClosed
SunClosed

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