Richards Funeral Services

Richards Funeral Services Ltd is an independent family company. We pride ourselves on providing professional and personal funeral services across Aberdare, the Cynon Valley and Mid Glamorgan. Established since 1993, we have become renowned throughout the community for providing caring and dignified services that you can trust. As a result, we are the number one choice for funeral services in the local area. Our funeral home in Aberdare is easy to find being located at 74 Harriett Street Trecynon, Aberdare CF44 8PL.

Dignity & Excellence

We have built our reputation on “Dignity and Excellence” and we continually aim to uphold this standard in every aspect of funeral directing and all connected bereavement services. The care of the deceased is of paramount importance to us. Therefore, we will ensure that the utmost dignity and confidentiality will be applied to your bereavement circumstances. 

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About the Team

Our senior funeral director, J. James Richards, is able to bring both practical and spiritual advice to the funeral profession based on his wide experience over many years. He is thoroughly conversant with all aspects of the community. In addition, he has a wide knowledge of skills in relation to other matters of bereavement. For example, he can assist with probate, estates, taxation and counselling. 

His Father and fellow funeral director, Allen G. Richards, remains in a supporting role as a consultant in bereavement care and services. 

Both James and Allen are highly trained and committed to their profession. They take pride in bringing a personal, caring and sympathetic understanding to all aspects of bereavement. 

All other members of staff are highly trained and fully conversant with all aspects of the funeral profession. Richards Funeral Services have a personal working knowledge of areas throughout the Cynon Valley from Abercynon in the south, through Mountain Ash and to all parts of Aberdare including Abercwmboi, Cwmaman, Aberaman, Cwmbach, Abernant, Foundry Town, Gadlys, Trecynon, Cwmdare and Landare, Penywaun and Hirwaun. Also, further afield, across the Heads of the Valley from Merthyr Tydfil to Glynneath.

Contact Richards Funeral Services

For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us. You can call us any day, any time on 01685 878 121 or 07775 853 637. In addition, you can email us on [email protected] and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

It is our hope that you will look upon us as your friends, ready to support, comfort and encourage you now and in the future.