Food Bank Donation Point

We are extremely proud to announce the start of our Food Bank Donation Point here at Lilies Funeral Directors, 10 Chester Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 5DA. We support our local community in every way possible. Recently we have been made aware of two local food banks that help our community, Birmingham Irish Association and Elim […]

Annual Memorial 2020 and John Taylor Hospice – Light Up A Life

Annual Memorial 2020 Sunday 6th December 2020, 6pm. Last year over 300 people attended our memorial at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, it was an honour to have so many families attend. We were worried there would be a lot of empty tables. We were told by the Town Hall’s management we would have to stop […]

What to wear to a funeral

What to wear to a funeral? As traditions and fashion changes the question of ‘What do I wear to a funeral?’ is something we ask over and over again, there is so much pressure on wearing the right outfit to look both respectable and fashionable. Other questions that enter the mix when thinking about what […]

Diary of A Funeral Director

Diary of a funeral director  Lee Solomon was honoured to be asked to work with The Times on a Podcast they titled: Diary of a Funeral Director. Lee worked with a number of people from The Times to put this 30 minute episode together, over the space of a month he logged daily events […]

Current Funeral Services

We at Lilies Funeral Directors feel we need to do our part in serving our community during the current circumstances, we have sat down and discussed how best we can help our community of Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham and surrounding areas and we believe ensuring you know what options are available to you as well as […]

Funerals for Children – No Fee!

Lilies Declare No Charge For Under 18’s Funerals for children is a horrible subject to talk about, as we are a family run and independent funeral home we are devastated when we care for someone who has gone to soon. No parent or guardian should have to go through losing a child, we here at […]

Funeral Directors of the Year 2019 – Sutton Coldfield

We are extremely proud to announce for the second year in a row we have been awarded ‘Funeral Directors of the Year 2019 – Sutton Coldfield’ by Midlands Enterprise Awards. Here is a quote from Midlands Enterprise Awards; Following on from your recent nomination acceptance in the 2019 Midlands Enterprise Awards, the judging panel have made […]

Flowers or Donations, What is your preference?

Flowers or Donations, What is your preference? There seems to have been a slow change in the tradition of given or sending flowers to show your respects at a funeral, the popular option now is to giving money to a charity in memory of a loved one. Lilies Funeral Directors have been investigating this trend […]

24 Hour Bereavement Telephone Service

Lilies Funeral Directors are proud to announce the launch of their 24 Hour Bereavement Telephone Service! We at Lilies understand how difficult it can be to lose a loved one, but everyone is different and everyone will be experiencing different types of emotions at different times along their bereavement journey. With this in mind we […]

Comparing Your Local Crematorium Fees

We at Lilies Funeral Directors use a wide range of crematoriums as our two funeral homes are positioned in the middle of 5 local crematoriums. Our Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Funeral Directors are between Perry Barr, Sandwell, Sutton Coldfield, Streetly and Woodlands Crematoriums, meaning our families get a vast choice of where they would like […]

Sparkle On Your Send Off – Glitter Coffins

Sparkle On Your Send Off In the 21st Century we have seen a vast change in what earlier generations would call ‘normal’, the population is now finding its many personalities and we celebrate our individuality in ways we never knew was possible. While the living has seen change, now there are companies making huge leaps […]

Local Funeral Home Take Time To Help The Next Generation

“Working with the local community to help and support is one of Lilies Funeral Directors business objectives” said Lee Solomon, owner of Lilies Funeral Directors, he continued on to say “we do this by taking every opportunity we can to help people in the areas we serve”. Lee Solomon of Lilies Funeral Directors will be […]