V & M Thomson Funeral Directors, Lockerbie

With our Unattended Funeral from £995 and our Attended Funeral from £1,695, our Lockerbie Funeral Directors will help arrange a fitting farewell for your loved one.
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Rating 5.0

About our Lockerbie funeral home

V & M Thomson Funeral Directors in Lockerbie was established by Ving and Margaret Thomson, and continues to serve the local community by guiding families at one of the most difficult times in their lives.

Our funeral home is equipped with all the necessary facilities to make sure your visit is as calm and comforting as can be. We have disabled access throughout, and a large service room that can host up to 100 people. There is also a keyboard and music system and viewing facilities, should they be required.

We are here to support you 24 hours a day. You can get in touch with us by telephone by calling 01576 202229. We are here to support you and your family at every step of the way.

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.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one.

If you’re looking for a traditional or contemporary funeral with a service, you should consider our Attended Funeral. If you want us to arrange a simple cremation without mourners present, our Unattended Funeral may better suit your needs.

View our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Price List.
  • The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    From
    £995
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    (Includes cost of cremation).
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    The Unattended Funeral

    We will help you arrange a simple funeral consisting of a direct cremation without mourners present.
    From
    £995
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    (Includes cost of cremation).
    Our Unattended Funeral allows friends and family to commemorate your loved one in their own way. Our expert funeral directors will provide all necessary care, while offering advice and support every step of the way. A cremation will then be carried out without mourners present, overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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  • The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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    From
    £1,695
    plus £1,084 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £1,084 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
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    The Attended Funeral

    A fully personalised funeral arranged and conducted by our expert teams in accordance with your exact wishes.
    From
    £1,695
    plus £1,084 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £1,084 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    Our expert team will take care of your loved one with the utmost dignity and respect, while we help arrange a personalised funeral with any additional services you wish.
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Where to find us

Address

Chapel of Rest
Bridge Street
Lockerbie DG11 2HE
GB

Directions and Parking

We are over the main railway line on Bridge Street by the now closed St Cuthbert's Parish Church.

There is no car park at our funeral home, but there is free parking on surrounding streets.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:30 - 12:30
Tuesday09:30 - 12:30
Wednesday09:30 - 12:30
Thursday09:30 - 12:30
Friday09:30 - 12:30
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

24 Hour Availability

Outside of our funeral home’s opening times, we are available 24 hours a day by phone.
Call 24 hours on 01576 202229

Frequently asked questions

  • When someone dies, the first steps will depend on how and where the person passed away. Our step-by-step guides will walk you through the practical steps. For additional support and personal advice, please get in touch with us.


  • You don't have to make an appointment at our funeral homes. However, doing so will ensure that someone can be available to cater to your needs. When arranging a funeral, our Funeral Directors are happy to visit you in your own home, if required.


  • Third party funeral costs are additional charges which we will manage for you and attach to your single invoice. Get in touch with us to confirm costs and plan a funeral to fit your budget.


  • If you choose to arrange the funeral with us, you will be given the option of a complimentary Funeral Notice. We will set it up for you using the details discussed during the arrangements. All we need is an email address.


  • Dignity Funeral Plans let you pay for your funeral in advance and at today's price. It's a way of taking control of the unexpected, setting out the arrangements and limiting the costs by paying for the services included in the funeral plan upfront.


Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 3 reviews
Rating 5.0
I was very happy with the service provided by V&M Thomson Funeral Directors.

They agreed to meet me at their office out of normal hours and were very professional and took time to explain what was required.

They were also very attentive on the day of the funeral which went off very well indeed.
Response from V & M Thomson Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
Absolutely brilliant Matthew could not have been more caring and helpful in guiding me through the difficult process. The ladies at the Dumfries branch also could not be more helpful when I visited for guidance .An all round excellent service and I would recommend to anyone. I will be making use of the prepayment service for myself in readiness for the future Thank you so much for all your care and understanding
Response from V & M Thomson Funeral Directors
It means a great deal when people take the time to share their experience and to highlight individuals in the team who have made a difference. Thank you for using our services for your loved one.
Rating 5.0
A very professionally executed service right to the letter. Couldnt have asked for anything better taking into account the current climate. Right from the start to the final second.
Response from V & M Thomson Funeral Directors
Thank you for leaving a review online. We are happy that we provided an important service to you through this difficult time.
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