At a heart-breaking time, your lovely kind staff went a long way to ease my pain


Thank you for your care and support…the service was 1st class from beginning to end

Mrs. W took such loving care of Mum, we were reassured to know she was in safe hands

Mrs. H

Thanks for your considerate care and attention, you guided us gently, professionally and efficiently, which was much appreciated by us all

Mrs. S

Independent Family Funeral Leicester

A.J. Adkinson & Son are independent family Funeral Directors, established over 80 years ago to serve the community of South Wigston and the wider area. Since 1994, the business has been owned and run by the Gilbert family, continuing our 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.

Giving a Tribute to the Memories of the Deceased

Are you looking for a reputed company that arranges funerals in Leicester? If you feel so, A.J. Adkinson & Son is your ultimate destination. We are a tribe of independent family funeral directors established 80 years ago. Since our inception, we have been committed to serving South Wigston and its surrounding areas.

We stand apart from others owing to our fresh approach to funerals. We are flexible in our approach when it comes to arranging funerals. Voice your requirements, and we will arrange everything from our end. Our dedicated professionals assist you in every phase of the funeral affair.

Why Choose Us?

Well, there are several reasons to do so. Let’s have a look:

  • Excellent reputation: We have been offering top-notch funeral services for several years. Over time, we have cemented our place as a trustworthy choice in the realm of funeral service.
  • Affordable: If you are searching for low-cost funerals in Leicester, A.J. Adkinson & Son will be the best bet for you. We provide high-quality services at the best market rates.
  • Compassionate staff: Our funeral experts are compassionate and practice empathy. We understand that losing your loved one is an emotional and stressful experience. Our professionals adopt every measure to make you feel comfortable.

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.

Friendly & Expert

Our Funeral Home in South Wigston is warm, friendly and welcoming, just like our staff.
Our personal and professional service ensures that your family feel at ease and reassured that you are receiving the best possible care and guidance. AJ Adkinson & Son are members of the National Association of Funeral Directors, ensuring that our care of you and your loved one is of the highest standard.

Fair Pricing

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 2783381 (24 hours)

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For personal funeral services, call the caring and compassionate Funeral Directors of A.J. Adkinson & Son, South Wigston.

Call 0116 278 3381