Welcome to the website for E.J. Edgerton & Son.
We are family owned, independent funeral directors and
monumental masons business. We operate throughout, but not
limited to the North Shropshire district serving the
Whitchurch, Ellesmere, Wem, Hanmer, Overton-on-Dee and
Founded by Eric J Edgerton
in 1935, the business has been passed down the generations
along with the high standard of care and devotion we have
toward our customers which is partly why E.J. Edgerton & Son
operates so successfully.
We pride ourselves on our
highly professional manner to remove from you as much of the
burden of responsibility as you wish in these difficult
times. This high level of service we provide allows you more
time to reflect on the memory of your loved one especially
as a death in the family causes confusing and emotional
times for everyone.
E.J. Edgerton & Son is proud to remain as an independent
family business and feel that the nature and size of our
business allows us to offer the family of the deceased, a
much more personal service from the instant you first
contact us to the time your loved one is laid to rest and
available to help you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help
you through your bereavement and to assist you in making
those final arrangements to commemorate the life of your
Our senior funeral
director, Mr David Carpenter, has over 30 years experience
in funeral arrangement and a wide knowledge of all aspects
of the funeral business and local area. His caring nature
will put you at ease as he guides you through the important
decisions that need to be made at such a difficult time.
Furthermore, his son Jonathan Carpenter is a partner within
the company and has over 10 years experience in funeral
directing and monumental mason services.