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About us


We are the only privately owned, family run funeral director  in Ashby de la Zouch and Melbourne. At J.P. Springthorpe & Co., we endeavour to make the funeral planning and execution as

straight forward as possible - we believe our duty is our service to our client, to ensure

the service runs as smoothly as possible. Delivering a personal yet professional service for reasonable cost across all areas.


What to expect


The loss of a loved one is something that nobody can prepare you for, at J.P. Springthorpe & Co.,

we endeavour to support you with the entire process from the initial phone call consultation to any other needs you may have surrounding the funeral and its arrangement. We offer a comprehensive service providing any type of funeral, from a direct cremation to a full, bespoke service. Please give us a call to discuss any questions or requirements you might have and a quotation for the cost of our services can be provided.

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Contact us

Please do not hesitate to contact us, we are here to help in any way we can and are available to help 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Email us -

Branches at

Castle Lodge

South Street, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 1BR

17 Potter Street,


Derbyshire, DE73 8DX

01530 417310

01332 865511

(private, off-street parking available at both branches)


J.P. Springthorpe & Co. Limited          Company no. 5248734          VAT Reg. No. 860 6149 24

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