Our Swadlincote Funeral Directors

25 Market Street, Church Gresley, Swadlincote, DE11 9PR

F.M. & J. Wait Funeral Directors are here to support you if a loved one has just passed away and you need help arranging the funeral. We offer a range of funerals to suit your needs. You can find out more below or give us a call to discuss.

About our Swadlincote funeral home

Previously J. Hylton & Sons Funeral Directors, our Swadlincote funeral home continues to serve the community with the same team, the same values and the same uncompromising standards. Serving every person, every time. We're renowned for our kindness and compassion and we want to help you arrange the perfect farewell for your loved one. Our funeral professionals will help to arrange a bespoke and meaningful funeral service that celebrates your loved one's life in a meaningful way. Our funeral home has been serving the local community since John Hylton began conducting funerals in 1980. Today, it has two chapels of rest which you can use to spend time alone with your loved one in the time leading up to the funeral. You can get in touch with us 24 hours a day by telephone, so please give us a call as soon as you need us and we will be here to guide and support you.
F.M. and J Wait Funeral Home in Swadlincote on Market Street

To arrange a funeral for your loved one, please call our funeral home on 01283216668 today.

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Meet our team

As the longest established Funeral Directors in Lichfield, and now having branches in Tamworth, Swadlincote and Stapenhill, our reputation has been built up and maintained for over 200 years and 5 generations. The team continue to provide the same professional and personal Care and service as we always have, and it remains at the heart of all we do. Our experienced staff will guide you through every aspect of your funeral arranging with kindness, compassion and professionalism.

Our 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, Additional Options Price List and Crematoria Price List.

How to find us


Speak to our team 24 hours a day on:

Our Address

25 Market Street
Church Gresley
Swadlincote, DE11 9PR

Opening Hours

Day of the WeekHours
Monday:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Directions and Parking

We are next to The Salvation Army shop and opposite Gresley Memorial Park. There is unrestricted parking available on Market Street.

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