..your team made me feel safe and I didn’t have to worry about a thing, every detail was taken care of

Mr J

Everyone we met at EC Gilbert was so kind and attentive. We never felt rushed and the day went beautifully..you truly are the best.

Mrs G

..everything was handled with such care and dedication, mum couldn’t have asked for a better service

Miss B

..thank you making a difficult time very easy to navigate and for such a lovely and professional service

Mr. H

You looked after us with such patience, kindness and care, how lucky we were to have you!

Mrs. P

Independent, family funeral directors,
trusted to provide personal and
compassionate bereavement care for three

For professional independent funeral services in Great Glen, call E. C. Gilbert Ltd.

Funeral plans

Planning ahead for your funeral is one of the most thoughtful and caring things you can do. Learn more about our pre-paid funeral plans.

Trusted for generations

E. C. Gilbert Ltd are an independent, family-run company, caring for the residents of Great Glen and surrounding areas for almost a century. Situated within the heart of the community, our peaceful, beautifully appointed funeral home and generations of expertise provide reassurance at the most difficult time.

First Steps

The death of someone we love is the most difficult event we will ever face. The range of emotions we experience are profound and overwhelming. The compassionate team at E.C. Gilbert Ltd. are here for you throughout your bereavement, providing care, support and expert advice, every step of the way.


The ethos of E.C. Gilbert Ltd. is to provide the highest standard of service at a fair price, with professionalism, dignity and respect at the heart of everything we do. Our prices are fair and transparent, with no hidden fees.
We offer a comprehensive service, from Direct Cremation to bespoke Funerals, Pre-paid Funeral plans to memorials, all in accordance with strict industry regulations.
Call us for a free, no obligation discussion.
Tel: 0116 259 2267 (24 hours)

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For personal funeral services, call our Funeral Directors. The caring team at
E. C. Gilbert Ltd, Great Glen is always ready to help.

Call Tel: 0116 259 2267