It was such a comfort knowing that you were just a call away and I could chat about anything. Thank you for your kindness and for really listening

Ms W

Thank you for your courteous and professional service, I couldn’t fault anything..
..the service was a real celebration of G’s life, from the music to the service sheets, you handled every detail beautifully

Mr P

..when our world fell apart, you were there to pick up the pieces and took care of everything

Mr Y

..nothing was too much trouble and everyone we met was so kind and caring. Thank you for a special service, it was perfect for our dad

Mrs A

Independent Family Funeral Directors

A.J. Adkinson & Son are independent family Funeral Directors, established for almost a century and serving the community of Oadby, Wigston and the wider area. The business is owned and run by the Gilbert family who have a well-earned reputation for exemplary bereavement care. We place dignity, respect and compassion at the heart of everything we do, and aim to treat you and your family just as we would our own.

Funeral plans

Planning ahead for your funeral is one of the most thoughtful and caring things you can do. Learn more about our pre-paid funeral plans.

First Steps

The death of someone we love is the most difficult event we will ever face. The range of emotions we experience are profound and overwhelming. We are here for you throughout your bereavement, providing compassionate care, support and expert advice, every step of the way.

By your side, every step of the way.

From your first call to us, at any time of the day or night, our dedicated staff are here for you throughout your bereavement journey. We are committed to advise, guide and support you through the pain and trauma of loss, taking care of the practicalities, relieving the stress and leaving you space to grieve.

Fair Pricing

Our ethos is to provide the highest standard of service at a fair price, with professionalism, dignity and respect at the heart of everything we do. Our prices are fair and transparent, with no hidden fees.
We offer a comprehensive service, from Direct Cremation to bespoke Funerals, Pre-paid Funeral plans to memorials, all in accordance with strict industry regulations.
Call us for a free, no obligation discussion.
0116 2712340 (24 hours)

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