Family run business
John G Corse Funeral Directors is an independent family owned business, providing a professional, caring and understanding service to bereaved families when it matters most. Having been in the family from 1978, it is currently being run by John Corse since the death of his father in 1995. In summer 2010 Johnís son Calum joined the business full time and has since attained the Certificate in Funeral Practice through studying with the IFD College, and with his other son Ross helping out part time this now takes the business into the 3rd generation of the Corse family.
Calum Corse - John Corse - Ross Corse
We give full advisory on all aspects of burial and cremation. All funeral arrangements vary according to the bereaved familyís wishes, it can be a very stressful and emotional time when you have lost a loved one, at John Corse Funeral Directorís we strive to maintain the high standard of service we provide so with our caring, understanding and sympathetic attitude we will make this difficult distressing time as stress free as possible for the bereaved family.
24 hour service
We provide a 24 hour on call service throughout Orkney.
24 hour telephone number: Kirkwall 01856 876285
Member of S.A.I.F (Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors)
Being a member of S.A.I.F., we have a strict code of practice to adhere to. This guarantees our services are at a very high standard of professionalism.
We are also proud to say we are the most northerly Member of National S.A.I.F. and Orkney's only funeral director who can offer Golden Charter Pre-Paid Funeral Plans (The UK's largest independent funeral plan provider).
All arrangements are carefully finalised personally by John & Calum who are well known in the community for carrying out their duties in a very professional and dignified manner.
Just give us a call and your requirements can be arranged in your own home, or a place convenient to you, whilst you can be assured they will always treated in the strictest of confidence.