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 Directors

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.

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