Welcome To Dolby Funeral Services

Welcome To Dolby Funeral Services

Independent run funeral directors offering a personal and professional service

Family run business with over 40 years’ experience

2nd Generation Funeral Directors serving the local community and surrounding areas

Private Chapel of Repose

Pre-payment funeral plans arranged through Golden Charter

Funeral finance arranged through Funeral Safe

For your added re-assurance we are members of (SAIF) The National Society of Allied & Independent Funeral Directors and abide by their code of conduct.

Who We Are

Our service is provided by Anthony & Lisa Dolby who are dedicated Funeral Directors with a wealth of knowledge and experience gained over many years helping bereaved families.  This understanding and expertise has been passed onto their dedicated staff to ensure that from the moment of your first contact with us and throughout the whole process of arranging a funeral you can be assured of receiving a service that will not compromise on quality.

We appreciate how difficult it is to cope with emotions during a time of grief, so we guarantee to provide a caring and compassionate service that is approachable and responsive to your every requirement and concern.

By listening to you we will respectfully guide you, making sure the final act of saying goodbye is done with the utmost respect for your loved one and your family.



Our fleet is beautifully maintained with our black hearse and up to two limousines routinely at your disposal and the option of more if required.

If your loved ones require something a little different for example, we can provide a Horse Drawn Hearse, either in black or white or a different form of hearse such as a VW hearse or a motorcycle hearse.

If you have any particular requirements all you have to do is let us know and we will accommodate your request. 

Prepayment Funerals

If you would like to be involved in arranging and paying for your own funeral in advance, this can give peace of mind to both yourself and your family.  Our pre-payment plans offers a range of options from keeping everything as simple and low key as possible, to the most detailed of plans.  Each type of plan can be completely personalised to suit your individual needs and all are underwritten by a leading funeral plan Company.  Our nominated funeral plan Company is Golden Charter – please click on their link to review their website www.goldenchartertrust.co.uk

If you would like more information, please contact us to make an appointment on 01909 509444.

Monumental Masonry Service

Even though we do not provide monumental masonry ourselves we can refer you to a local stone mason who we highly recommend with competitive prices.  Beecroft Memorials, 6a Elmton Road, Creswell, Worksop, Notts, S80 4HE, telephone: 01909 723780 – please click on their link to review their website www.beecroft-memorials.co.uk


We work very closely with three highly recommended Companies who offer keepsakes to families, such as jewellery and ornaments and can arrange orders on your behalf.
EverWith offer bespoke keepsakes and memorial jewellery, please click on their link to review their website www.everwith.co.uk
Secure Haven offer memorial urns and keepsakes, please click on their link to review their website www.securehaventrade.co.uk
Ashes into Glass offer cremation ashes and crystal glass in bespoke jewellery, please click on their link to review their website www.ashesintoglass.co.uk

We can also help with

Funeral stationery – we can order service sheets, keepsake cards, memory pins, and more to help make the service more personal

Get In Touch

When you need caring, compassionate advice and support please contact us:

Dolby Funeral Services

98 Lowtown Street,



S80 2JR

Following the Government’s Guidance, we are unable to conduct home visits for funeral arrangements but as an alternative, this can be done via phone, email, and post.  We are trying to reduce appointments in the office to adhere to the social distance guidelines set out by the Government, however, if you feel it necessary an appointment can be made by phone but only three people will be permitted at the appointment.  Even if you feel it necessary you will not be granted an appointment should you or any members of your family be experiencing any flu-type symptoms, have a fever, or persistent cough.  If you have to attend our premises for an appointment we must advise you our staff will be wearing some form of PPE.  In these unprecedented times, we feel the need to protect ourselves, to stay fit and well so we can be available to all families when called upon.  Please note it is mandatory to wear a mask if you have to visit our offices.

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