Independent Funeral Directors Lewes Uckfield Crowborough

Independent Funeral Directors Lewes Uckfield Crowborough.

Independent funeral directors provide real personal service, please don’t be deceived by the family names behind which the big conglomerates hide.  Ask if your funeral director in Lewes, Uckfield and Crowborough area is a genuinely independent family business – most are not.  But we believe these funeral directors to be truly independent.

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Crowborough Independent Funeral Directors.

Tester and Jones Independent Funeral Services Ltd

London Road Crowborough  East Sussex  TN6 2TT. Phone 01892 611811  Fax 01892 611898 Email:

Arranging a funeral is never easy but, when the time comes, you’ll want to deal with a professional, experienced and caring team offering a personal service – and you’ll find that here at Tester & Jones.  Established by Stephen Tester and Glenys Jones, Tester & Jones is Crowborough’s only independent funeral director. Being an independent funeral director means that we can offer you more choice and we can be more flexible in our approach. We have many years’ experience in conducting and arranging every aspect of funerals to an exceptional standard and we are passionate about looking after people. Tester & Jones will help you to celebrate the life of your loved-one in a way which truly reflects that person – whether that be in a traditional way or with a contemporary twist.

Independent Funeral Directors Lewes

Richard Green Independent Funeral Directors at 28 Western Road, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1RP  Telephone: 01273 488121
Fax 01273 488124 Email:   Richard Green Funeral Service has been established to offer people the opportunity to engage the services of an independent funeral directors that is family owned, and one that is not controlled by any parent or holding company.   We pride ourselves on the level of service we are able to offer at a starting cost we consider to be very competitive.  Being independent we are also able to be flexible in our approach when it comes to meeting clients requirements for service provision, and the subsequent pricing of their chosen service.  We are a small business and proud of our independence, we believe we offer exceptional flexibility of service, quality and an extremely competitive pricing structure.   The management team currently comprises Richard Green, Carole Rawson and Richard Rawson.

Light on Life in cooperation with Arka Independent Funeral Directors 01273 476696 24×7 at 18 Lansdown Place Lewes East Sussex BN7 2JT  Mobile  07968 344936 [Belinda]  07970 956582 [Peter] e mail us on   As Funeral Celebrants we create and conduct a Funeral Ceremony that sensitively acknowledges your great sadness and celebrates the special life of your loved one.  We will help you find words and music of your own choosing so that the ceremony reflects all that is precious about the life just ended.  On the day of the funeral we will guide your ceremony and support you, your family and friends, as you say goodbye.  From our shop, The Ceremony Shop in Lewes, Light on Life is now able to arrange a complete funeral; working in a meaningful and caring way, with ARKA ORIGINAL FUNERALS we enable people to feel comfortable and safe to make decisions about the funeral of a loved one.

Arka Original Funerals is a member of SAIF, the national Society of Allied and Independent Funeral directors and recommended by the Natural Death Centre.    Cara Mair is a highly professional Funeral Director and after working for several years for traditional funeral directors she felt it was time to use her skills and create a company that had at its heart respect for the deceased, care for the family, high professional standards and low funeral costs. She established Arka Original Funerals in 2003 and with other carefully selected members of her staff she takes time to listen to you and provide a funeral that you want not one that has been selected for you from a set formula.   Your loved one is unique and their funeral should reflect this.   We are committed to ensuring the funeral is as natural and ecological as possible and use only coffins from ecologically sustainable sources.  We consider embalming to be extremely harmful to the environment and usually unnecessary.

Arka’s chapel of rest is a beautiful, calming place to come and say goodbye to your loved one; we encourage you to take your time and arrange appointments to suit you. And if you wish we can assist in keeping your loved one at home until the day of the funeral.

Independent Funeral Directors Uckfield area.

Richard Green Independent Funeral Directors at 125, High St, Uckfield , TN22 1RN 01825 704598  For more information see their Lewes branch above.

Fuller & Scott Independent Funeral Directors at The Wakelyns Civic Approach Uckfield East Sussex TN22 1AJ T: 01825 763 241                      F: 01825 769 804  E:

Medhurst Independent Funeral Directors Hartfield  at  Vine House, High Street, Hartfield TN7 4AD Tel:01342 315880.

Axell & Eames Independent Funeral Directors  Heathfield at 64 Street Heathfield  East Sussex TN21 8JB     01435 868844 ( 24 Hours )                   

Axell & Eames Funerals Services and Monumental Masons is a truly  independent family run business and a Member of the National Association of Funeral Directors.  The newly acquired and refurbished premises situated in Heathfield High Street, provides and informal enviroment in which to discuss and finalise funeral or memorial arrangements. Should you prefer these discussions to take place in the privacy and comfort of your own home, we would be only too pleased to accommodate your wishes and visit you there.   Jason Eames Dip.FD has been a funeral director for over 12 years and was awarded his Diploma in funeral directing by the National Association of Funeral Directors in 1999, and is proud currently the only fully qualified funeral director (holding the diploma) in Heathfield.   Nicola Axell and her family have been local residents of Heathfield and the surrounding areas for well over a century. Her father, Michael Axell also has his own business and was also on the Ambulances locally for many years. Nicola’s mother, Kaye works at the local doctors surgery and has for many years worked for Age Concern. The staff at Axell & Eames are all family. Nicola’s daughter, Stacie is our receptionist, and Nicola’s father, and brothers Keven & Paul are Pall Bearers along with Jason’s father, Paul.  We believe that families are vitally important, that’s why we pride ourselves on being a truly independent family run business with a 24 hour service.

Independent Funeral Directors Lewes Uckfield Crowborough.

This is a fairly rural area, so please check with the family funeral directors listed above arrange funeral in the area you require.  They would typically cover (as well as Lewes, Uckfield and Crowborough): Rodmell, Southease, Newick, Newhaven, Peacehaven, Saltdean, Seaford, Glyndbourne as well as Norlington, Barcombe, Chailey  and Chailey Green.

Independent Funeral Directors Lewes Uckfield Crowborough.