Most funerals at St Matthews are taken by the Rev Stephen Brook, Steve Clowes (Reader), or Kathy Hart (Pastoral Assistant). If you need to arrange a funeral please contact one of the local funeral Directors.

Please note, if you want to arrange a memorial in our cemetery, you can find St Matthews Churchyard Regulations dated 2021 here.
If you wish to make enquiries about the interment of ashes, please contact the Churchwarden Christina Walmsley who will help you make the necessary arrangements.

Memorial Mason applications

For memorial masons making an application for an additional inscription to an existing monument or application for a new monument at St Matthew's in accordance with our churchyard regulations listed above please contact Emma Harris. Please note that applications have to be forwarded on to the Area Dean to be approved and there may be a delay in approval depending on existing commitments.

J P Springthorpe Funeral Service, Ashby

Funeral Director: John Springthorpe
South Street
Ashby de la Zouch
LE65 1BR

email, 01530 417310

Lee Cooper Independent Funeral Directors

Funeral Director: Lee Cooper
The Old Court House, 
Belvoir Road
LE67 3PN

email, 01530 814999, Website

The Co-operative Funeral care

Funeral Director: Shirley Arnold
Stuart House
128 London Road
Coalville, Leicestershire
LE67 3JD

01530 836703, Website

Stinsons of Whitwick, Independent Funeral Care

Funeral Director: Anton Rozworski
61 Meadow Lane
LE67 4DN

01530 833355

A E Grice Funeral Service, Ashby

Funeral Director: Gerard Egan
4 Derby Road
Ashby de la Zouch
LE65 2HE

email, 01530 412229 Website Part of the Central England Co-operative