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Hester & Lalli  is an Award Winning Independent Family Business dedicated to supporting you during difficult and trying times. We’re members of The National Association of Funeral Directors and devoted funeral service providers. This means, we’re committed to working closely with family and friends to create a funeral service that perfectly reflects the life of their loved one.

We understand how important it is for relatives to receive the utmost support when a loved one passes away. Whether you’d like to remember your loved one with a memorial ceremony or funeral service, we’re able to offer cremations and burials that will perfectly meet your wishes.

From services for all denominations to non-religious ceremonies, we’re able to tailor your loved one’s funeral to make it a unique, special and personalised service, allowing family and friends to reflect on the life of the person who has passed away.

Hester & Lalli also provides The Lowest Price Guarantee. This means that We Promise to beat any like for like cremation / burial funeral quote within Scotland.

So, when you arrange a funeral with us, you can rest reassured that you are not only receiving the best service, but also paying the best price.

  • Personalised and attentive Professional Care: Should you choose Hester & Lalli, you can be guaranteed around the clock service 7 days a week.

  • Independent Run Funeral Service: A lot of the funeral directors available have over time sold their businesses to larger run conglomerates. Although these services offer the same options, we personalise the service and our clients place their trust in our local run service which is evident in the words of our past clients.

  • Highest Standards of Care: We have a vast wealth of experience to maintain our high standards of service which we strive to achieve with each family we deal with. Our person-centred care approach means each family is unique.

  • Competitive Value for Money: As we are an independently run establishment, we are enabled to be one of the most competitively priced funeral services within our neighbouring areas, with packages and plans available to meet all needs and make this difficult time as affordable and manageable for our clients as can be.

  • Pride in what we do: We ensure our attention is solely concentrated on satisfying the needs of our customer’s and not those of shareholders.

  • There are no Hidden Costs: People often worry that using a funeral provider means uncertainty about what everything will cost. Not at Hester & Lalli. We promise to inform you before we begin and to keep you informed throughout. If you instruct us to perform a funeral for you, you will always be kept informed of costs in a clear and easily understandable way. It is as simple and as important as that. With Funeral Care Scotland, the only surprise that you will have is that there is no surprise.

  • Award Winning Funeral Provider: Hester & Lalli has won a special recognition award in 2022 for Scotland's Best Funeral Package at, The Scottish Funeral Awards, recognising Industry Excellence. The Scottish Funeral Awards has been created to offer an independent platform for all businesses working within the Funeral Industry. The aim is to offer recognition to hard working business owners who go the extra mile to ensure their customers are offered a fair and exceptional service during the most difficult time of their lives.

  • Client 5-Star Rating: We hold a 5-Star Google Rating which is a prestigious mark of Funeral Service Quality Achievement and a benchmark of Client Excellence.

We are here to listen. As an independent funeral director, you will always know who you are talking with, either: Chris or Dee

You will have continuity from the first call you make, to our presence on the day of the funeral.

We know that we cannot make your sense of loss better, but we can help to make the planning and organisation of the funeral a little easier.


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Here for you Providing a modern service with traditional values. Price match guarantee. Competitive prices tailored to suit your needs.