Funeral Directors in Colchester


R. Gwinnell & Sons Funeral Directors in Colchester is committed to providing a friendly and caring service, whether you are looking to arrange a funeral or would like set up a pre-paid funeral plan.

If a loved one has just died, you can contact us at any time for advice and support on 01206 868585.

We recognise it is a difficult time for you, which is why we’ve created an online step-by-step guide which explains what to do when someone dies, plus you can view a list of our services.

As undertakers, we are happy to visit you in your own home to go through the various requirements when planning a funeral or you are welcome to visit us at our branch on Ipswich Road in Colchester.

Our funeral home in Colchester has a mortuary and a Chapel of Rest. We provide funerals for people of all faiths – including Christian, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh – as well as civil funerals and humanist funerals.

R Gwinnell & Sons Funeral Directors in Colchester also serve surrounding towns and villages including Abberton, Aldham, Alpheton, Birch, Boxted, Brightlingsea, Bures St Mary, Copford, East Donyland, East Mersea, Eight Ash Green, Elmstead, Fingringhoe, Fordham, Great and Little Wigborough, Great Horkesley, Great Tey, Kelvedon, Langenhoe, Langham, Layer Breton, Layer de la Haye, Layer Marney, Leavenheath, Lexden, Little Cornard, Little Horkesley, Little Waldingfield, Marks Tey, Messing cum Inworth, Myland, Nayland with Wissington, Newton, Peldon, Salcott, Stanway, Stoke by Nayland, Stratford St Mary, Sudbury, Tiptree, Virley, West Bergholt, West Mersea, Wivenhoe, Wormingford, West Mersea and Wivenhoe.

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  • 112 Ipswich Road, Colchester CO4 0AA
    01206 868585
  • 351 Holland Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 6PD
    01255 815600
  • 292 High Street, Dovercourt CO12 3PD
    01255 241900
  • 32 High Street, Hadleigh IP7 5AP
    01473 824440
  • A.R. Clarke 129 Kings Road, Halstead CO9 1HJ
    01787 472164
  • The Old Bell, 1-3 Stoke Street, Ipswich IP2 8BX
    01473 351800
  • 24 High Street, Manningtree CO11 1AD
    01206 391506
  • High Street, Thorpe-le-Soken CO16 0EA
    01255 860400

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Halstead Colchester Clacton-on-Sea Thorpe-le-Soken Dovercourt Manningtree Hadleigh Ipswich