Funeral Directors in Stoke On Trent


Funeral Services / Directors in Stoke on TrentHarry Dawson Funeral Services in Longton, Stoke On Trent is a traditional family owned business by Paul and Nicola Davies that offers a sensitive and professional funeral service to families throughout Stoke on Trent and surrounding areas. We have helped generations of families through these very difficult times by understanding and fulfilling their wishes with professionalism, care and attention to detail. We appreciate that this is something very personal to you and your loved one and work hard to accommodate your individual instructions with the utmost respect and sensitivity.  Our aim is to build trust and understanding so that every funeral we arrange runs as smoothly as possible and that a proper sense of occasion is achieved.  



Losing someone you love and care about can be one of life's most difficult experiences. Harry Dawson Funeral Services in Stoke on Trent will go out of our way to care for the bereaved by taking responsibility for all the funeral arrangements so that you can spend more time with your family and gain the support from each other that is needed at this difficult time.

All the information you need should be available on this website but we would also like to invite you to call us so that we can discuss your individual needs and offer reassurance and support. It is our aim to provide an efficient, dignified and respectful service to the bereaved and to relieve you of the worry of the funeral arrangements.

What we do

By letting us arrange the funeral for you, we can help you with the following:

  • Liaise with doctors and medical staff for the release of required certificates.
  • Bring the deceased into our care as soon as possible.
  • Guide you through all the choices available.
  • Pay all the fees due on your behalf.
  • Offer advice regarding payment for the funeral.
  • Assist you in completing the necessary paperwork.
  • Assist in preparing an obituary or an acknowledgement for the newspaper.Funeral Services / Directors in Stoke on Trent
  • Arrange transport for the funeral.
  • Arrange for viewing of the deceased, if desired.
  • Help you select a suitable coffin.
  • Advise you on floral tributes.
  • Arrange catering.
  • Produce hymn sheets for the service.
  • Contact the relevant Cleric of Religion.
  • Contact a humanist officiant for a non-religious service.
  • Liaise with cemetery or cremation authorities.
  • Make arrangements for the service.
  • Organise the music; arrange an organ player or other musicians if required.
  • Provide you with advise on headstones and memorials.

At any time should you have any questions, please contact us and we will be happy to help.