Independent and Family Run Funeral Service.

“As a family run funeral business, we are committed to high quality and excellent service.
Our aim is to ensure every funeral is relevant and completely personal.” 

Funeral Director in Liverpool

We will work to support you to arrange a relevant and personal funeral service for the person who has died. A dedicated person will work with you to make the funeral arrangements. We will strive to ensure you have the funeral service you want, and if you have any special requests please let us know and we will endeavour to make them happen. 

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Burial or Cremation Funerals

Do we choose a Cremation or a Burial? – this is one of the  decisions which may have been decided long ago or may need to be decided now. From your first call to Barringtons we can guide you with choices and costs and advise on the benefits of both options. 

Lots of people have never had the opportunity to talk about someones wishes for their final resting place and have never arranged a funeral before. Cremation gives flexibility as you can scatter ashes in a familiar place or keep them with you for the future. Burial is helpful if you would like somewhere to visit and tend… read more

Funeral Cars

Choices of funeral transport is still one of the important aspects of the funeral experience. However, it is entirely up to you how you want to conduct this element of the funeral ceremony. Our own hearse is a low emissions self charging hybrid. We also have a hybrid limousine. 
We can also source all sorts of different vehicles, from horse drawn hearses to VW Camper Van hearses… read more

Quality Assurance

We abide by the Funeral Directors Code of the National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD) and the Code of Practice of the Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF).

We are also proud to be the only Funeral Business in Merseyside to be recommended by the Good Funeral Guide. This is because we put clients firmly in control of the service required and will try to achieve any wishes we can or suggest creative alternatives to make the service special.

David Barrington was the President of the NAFD from 2019 – 21, usually a one year term, David stayed in post for an extra year due to the Covid pandemic. He is also a NAFD Approved Tutor for funeral service. 

About Us

Barringtons Funeral Services is a family owned business, originally founded by David’s father Bill and now run by David and his wife Claire.
Our team are here to help you in making funeral arrangements; having vast experience of arranging different types of funerals and are passionate that we can provide you with both an appropriate and significant service.
Continuity of care is extremely important to us, wherever possible the person who arranges the funeral service also supervises the funeral on the day. Funeral services are important and personal and we want our service to reflect that. 

Claire Barrington


David Barrington


Memorial Trees

For every funeral we arrange we plant a tree and so far we have planted over 3000 young trees!

This is our thank you for using our local family business. You will receive a digital certificate from us with the details. 

An overview of our approach to funeral service


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