Smiths Funeral Directors, Blantyre

With funerals available from £750, our Blantyre funeral directors are dedicated to delivering the highest standard of funeral care for the lowest guaranteed price.
BASED ON 7 reviews
Rating 5.0

About our Blantyre funeral home

Established in 1877, Smiths Funeral Directors in Blantyre started out as a cartwrights and undertakers. We joined Laird & McMillan in 1970 and moved to our current home in Stonefield Road in 1982. We have over 125 years of experience serving our local community by providing funeral services with kindness, care and compassion.

Our funeral home is equipped with premium facilities, including a service room that can seat up to 75 people. We also have our very own organ. We are easy to reach from the surrounding areas too, including Auchinraith, Burnbank, Bothwell and Kirkfield.

Whatever kind of funeral you have in mind for your loved one, we will be able to help make it happen. You can get in touch with us 24 hours a day, so please give us a call as soon as you need our assistance.

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 three different packages available, you can rest assured that we'll be able to arrange the funeral you have in mind for your loved one. Learn more about our Attended Funeral, Parlour Service and Unattended Funeral below.

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
    £750
    (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
    £750
    (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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  • Parlour Service

    A personal service to celebrate the life of your loved one, followed by an unattended cremation.
    We will provide a service at one of our parlourls for friends and family to celebrate the life of your loved one. This will be followed by an unattended cremation, carried out with the utmost care and overseen by one of our qualified attendants.
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    From
    £1,350
    plus £199 estimated third party costs for attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £199 estimated third party costs for attendance of a celebrant or minister.
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    Parlour Service

    A personal service to celebrate the life of your loved one, followed by an unattended cremation.
    From
    £1,350
    plus £199 estimated third party costs for attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £199 estimated third party costs for attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    We will provide a service at one of our parlourls for friends and family to celebrate the life of your loved one. This will be followed by an unattended cremation, carried out with the utmost care and 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.
    Find out more
    From
    £1,695
    plus £880 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £880 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 £880 estimated third party costs for cost of cremation and attendance of a celebrant or minister.
    plus £880 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

83 Stonefield Road
Blantyre G72 9SA
GB

Directions and Parking

You can find us in what was formerly Anderson Church Hall.

There is ample parking at the rear of our funeral home, with limited parking at the front and free on-street parking available.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Outside of normal hours, visits can be made by appointment only.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday08:30 - 16:30
Tuesday08:30 - 16:30
Wednesday08:30 - 16:30
Thursday08:30 - 16:30
Friday08:30 - 16:30
Saturday09:00 - 12:00
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 01698 826141

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 for Smiths Funeral Directors in Blantyre

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Rating 5.0
based on 7 reviews
Rating 5.0
Thank you for the service for William purse and I was happy with everything us done
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
We are grateful of receiving your online review. I am pleased it all went well for you and the family.
Rating 5.0
Lisa was a god send. Putting up with me contacting her to clarify information due to fog brain.
She was always helpful and professional, making a difficult time easier to deal with.
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
Thank you for these lovely words, it means so much to the whole team.
Rating 5.0
Excellent service from initial contact to the day of mum’s funeral. Couldn’t find fault with anything.
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience online. You are helping others to make more informed funeral choices, whatever those may be. It has been an honour to look after you and your loved one and to respond sensitively to your specific needs.
Rating 5.0
Excellent, sensitive service. Very good organisation and highly professional.
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
We are grateful of you using our services to provide something special for your loved one.
Rating 5.0
A professional friendly service from a well-established company
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
Our team are here to provide the highest level of service for you and we are happy this was achieved.
Rating 5.0
All information was clearly explained to us, and Charles carried out all arrangements in a very professional and courteous manner.
Response from Smiths 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 dignity and respect needed at this time and that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction.
Rating 5.0
Very helpful, staff put us at ease and did all the tasks so we had to do very little.
Response from Smiths Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we were able to help ease any worries that you may have had.
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