Earley Funeralcare

40 reviews

Earley Funeralcare is an ethical and member owned funeral director, serving bereaved families in Reading and the surrounding area with care, respect and clarity.

Latest Verified Reviews

Janice Waterman 8th Aug 2022

The send off we gave my dad was so special, I am particularly grateful to the celebrant Trudi who made it extra special x

Graham Bloomfield 8th Aug 2022

Jess provided our family with an excellent, compassionate service. We were fully informed and involved in every aspect of the funeral and the day itself went perfectly 

Kate Reddingdon 1st Aug 2022

Sally and Jess were very efficient. Caring and knowledgeable. The service we received was excellent 

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Funeral arrangements

  • Home visit
  • 24 hour telephone support
  • On-site parking
  • Chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • Limousine
  • Horse-drawn hearse
  • Bespoke vehicle
  • Coffin
  • Personalised coffin
  • Casket
  • Headstone / Plaque
  • Urn
  • Memorial jewellery
  • Floral tributes
  • Charitable donations
  • Newspaper announcement
  • Online obituary
  • Memorial book
  • Order of service sheets
  • Music
  • Video tribute
  • Funeral webcasting
  • Catering
  • Dove release
  • Balloon release
  • Fireworks

Types of funeral

  • Traditional burial
  • Simple funeral
  • Traditional cremation
  • Green funeral
  • Direct cremation
  • Burial at sea
  • Non-religious funeral
  • Anglican funeral
  • Roman Catholic funeral
  • Muslim funeral
  • Jewish funeral
  • Sikh funeral
  • Hindu funeral
  • Children’s funeral
  • Buddhist funeral

Financial arrangements

  • Financial advice
  • Wills & probate
  • Pre-paid funeral plan

Additional services

  • Repatriation
  • Bereavement counselling
  • List of mourners

Location

Address
572 Wokingham Road
Earley
Reading
Berkshire
RG6 7JD

About Us

Earley Funeralcare is an ethical, member-owned funeral director in Berkshire. Co-op Funeralcare is the UK’s largest funeral services provider, with a long history of proudly serving the local community. They are owned by their members and promise to always keep you at the heart of their service when helping you to arrange a funeral. You will be treated with care and respect, ensuring that you have both clarity and reassurance that every choice you make is the best one for you.

Whether your loved one wanted a traditional religious funeral or a contemporary celebration of life, Earley Funeralcare can help you plan the perfect goodbye. You can choose from a wide range of coffins, from traditional woods to eco-friendly alternatives such as bamboo, wicker or even cardboard.

Their Reading funeral home can provide a wide choice of funeral vehicles, from traditional hearses and limousines, to a horse and carriage. The Co-operative work with the country's largest florist, meaning that every kind of floral tribute will be available to you.

As well as providing funeral services in Reading, Earley Funeralcare take a positive, active role in the community, giving back to those in the local area through support programs and outreach to other local businesses. Community is at the heart of every Co-operative branch.

During weekdays, Earley Funeralcare in Berkshire is open from 09:00 - 17:00. If you need help outside of these hours, there is a 24-hour phone service you can call. Visiting hours on the weekend can also be arranged by appointment.

Telephone Earley Funeralcare today to find out more about the services they provide, and begin arranging the perfect farewell for your loved one. Their team of professionals are on hand to listen, advise and guide you through all your options, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Janice Waterman 8th Aug 2022

    The send off we gave my dad was so special, I am particularly grateful to the celebrant Trudi who made it extra special x

  • 5 Graham Bloomfield 8th Aug 2022

    Jess provided our family with an excellent, compassionate service. We were fully informed and involved in every aspect of the funeral and the day itself went perfectly 

  • 5 Kate Reddingdon 1st Aug 2022

    Sally and Jess were very efficient. Caring and knowledgeable. The service we received was excellent 

  • 5 Alan Bullock 31st Jul 2022

    Absolutely perfect in every way.

  • 5 Stephanie Gaunt 25th Jul 2022

    Excellent very friendly and understanding

  • 5 Audrie Moorhouse 18th Jul 2022

    Very good service. Didn’t always let me know about things happening as they said they would. 

  • 5 Jim Pinner 11th Jul 2022

    Given the circumstances EFC were very helpful, good guidance, compassionate and understanding. Nothing was too much trouble, and made a very difficult and upsetting time very easy.
    Thank you 

  • 5 Jane Barnes 11th Jul 2022

    All the ladies were lovely in the office, especially Jess who arranged everything for us. We were pleased with Mark Nicholls who officiated the ceremony. It was plain sailing, and have no complaints whatsoever. Thank you.

  • 5 Hilary Fraser 27th Jun 2022

    We felt supported throughout, and the service was as we wished.

  • 5 Lorriane Kotchman 13th Jun 2022

    Very pleased with the care and attention taken to every part of my mum's funeral. Everyone we dealt with with were very helpful and supportive.

  • 5 Doug Sayer 13th Jun 2022

    Extremely helpful and very considerate at a very difficult time for our family.

  • 5 Lynn Elgood 7th Jun 2022

    Very happy with service provided. Jess in particular was very helpful. Had a slight delay with the Order of Service but it was quickly corrected and I was happy.

    Funeral Director Simon and his team were very caring and polite. Came up with a good idea when my Red Rose for the coffin was forgotten by the Florist.

    Overall very happy with the service provided.

  • 5 Fallon Stewart 6th Jun 2022

    The staff at Earley Funeralcare could not have been more supportive or helpful from start to finish. They kept me informed every step of the way and showed such empathy. Having such caring and approachable staff made the whole process easier for the entire family.

  • 5 Tony Ryan 30th May 2022

    The funeral was carried out in a professional manner and with dignity. The staff were very polite and informative both prior to and during the funeral. I have no hesitation in recommending Earley Funeral Care.

  • 5 Bridget Boyle 24th May 2022

    Very helpful and understanding 

  • 5 Victoria Alkin 24th May 2022

    Absolutely amazing service. We cannot thank them enough for all they have done.

  • 5 Richard Keymer 23rd May 2022

    Couldn't be happier with all the care and support we received... stress levels dropped all day with the care and attention we received on this day. It was an extra layer of worry for me but from the moment the team arrived they took over and held my hand until the moment we were dropped back at home. Above all just so professional.

  • 5 Jessica Randell 9th May 2022

    Very professional from start to finish. Listened to what I wanted for my father, went through carefully and clearly all the details. Always on the end of the phone when I needed to ask questions. Wold recommend

  • 5 Adrian Norris 9th May 2022

    Jess has been very helpful throughout, and made a difficult time much more manageable 

  • 5 Kelvin Stamp 25th Apr 2022

    All aspect of our mums funeral was handled with dignity & respect. The compassion shown to all the family from start to finish was excellent.
    Our thanks to all concerned.

  • 5 Stephen Cox 20th Apr 2022

    Very helpful throughout entire process, found us a wonderful celebrant, all booked and went off without an issue.

  • 5 David Tomlin 13th Apr 2022

    Everything we asked for was dealt with efficiently and the whole day was a success.
    D.Tomlin

  • 5 Christine Fielder 4th Apr 2022

    Kind and helpful at a very difficult time. Special thanks to Jess.

  • 5 Royston Harmes 4th Apr 2022

    Most impressed with the attention particularly by Jess

  • 4 Grahame White 28th Mar 2022

    All the arrangements that we agreed were carried out smoothly and with no fuss.
    Thank you.

Address
572 Wokingham Road
Earley
Reading
Berkshire
RG6 7JD

Latest Verified Reviews

Janice Waterman 8th Aug 2022

The send off we gave my dad was so special, I am particularly grateful to the celebrant Trudi who made it extra special x

Graham Bloomfield 8th Aug 2022

Jess provided our family with an excellent, compassionate service. We were fully informed and involved in every aspect of the funeral and the day itself went perfectly 

Kate Reddingdon 1st Aug 2022

Sally and Jess were very efficient. Caring and knowledgeable. The service we received was excellent 

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