CMA Funeral Report

The CMA – Conduct and Marketing Authority – completed an interim report following a Market Study into the funerals sector 6 months ago. Its initial findings show above inflation price rises for well over a decade in both mainly large corporate funeral companies and crematoria services. The scale of these price rises does not currently appear […]

SANDS Bereavement Support App

SANDS have created a Bereavement Support App for anyone who has experienced the death of a baby The app aims to help bereaved parents and families to find the right information and support at the right time. The app can also be used by healthcare professionals, who would like to know how best to support […]

Best Independent Funeral Directors 2018 – Sutton Coldfield – Award

We, Lilies Funeral Directors are over the moon to announce Lilies Funeral Directors has been awarded: Best Independent Funeral Directors 2018 – Sutton Coldfield Lilies opened in March 2016 and have been serving their local community ever since. Starting a new business, although built on many years of experience, was a daunting task but 2 […]

Shenstone 10K

Running 10,000 meters in 29-degree heat pushing twins around in a pushchair on a Sunday doesn’t sound like everyone’s cup of tea, but Lee Solomon and his wife Niqui did just that on Sunday 8th July 2018 to raise money and awareness for John Taylor Hospice. It was the Shenstone 10k Fun Run on Sunday […]

Baby Twins to Complete Shenstone 10k Fun Run

Lee Solomon, Funeral Director at Lilies Funeral Directors, is taking part in the Shenstone 10k Fun Run on Sunday 8th July with his wife, Niqui Solomon, and twin boys, Alexander and Theodore. Alexander (Xander) and Theodore (Teddy) will only be 5 months old when the run takes place so they will be in their pushchair, […]

Lilies Birmingham Funeral Home Opens

Lilies Funeral Directors based in Sutton Coldfield have now opened their Birmingham funeral home, the opening ceremony showcased the array of funeral vehicles and bespoke services the west midlands company offers as well as speeches from owner, Lee Solomon, and Head of Funerals at SafeHands Funeral Plans, Will Eccleston.   The morning of the opening […]

Funeral Administrator Opportunity

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Funeral Administrator Vacancy  We’re are looking for a caring and experienced funeral administrator to join our team at Lilies Funeral Directors, you will be joining a small team that offer a very personal service. The Opportunity You will be joining a team with the opportunity to use/grow your skill set across every area of […]

A Second Funeral Home To Celebrate A 2 Year Anniversary

Lilies Funeral Directors based in Sutton Coldfield are coming up to their 2nd year anniversary since they opened their doors and started offering their services to our local community. After receiving the keys for their Chester Road funeral home on 31st December 2015 and then opened for business on 1st March 2016, they have been […]

Water Cremation

Water Cremation or Resomation Is There A Need For Change? Water cremation will be an alternative to flame cremation and burial. Giving people a new choice, an environmentally friendly option that offers a natural process using water instead of flames. “Over 135 years ago flame cremation offered fundamental change in the way we approached human […]

Helping Birmingham Irish Association

Lilies Funeral Directors, based in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, pride themselves in helping their community. From the charity work they take part in to helping the organisations that also serve their community, Lilies will help whenever they can. The latest organisation that Lilies have helped is the Birmingham Irish Association, BIA is the Midlands’ leading charity providing […]

Christmas And Bereavement

Don’t Be Lonely This Christmas The Christmas season is full of joy, laughter and love but it is also a time we think out loved ones. We think about people we have lost and for some, this can effect how they function and make the festive period a time they don’t enjoy. When you are surrounded by […]

Lilies Birmingham Marathon

Lilies Ran The Birmingham Marathon 2017 Well, what a 4 hours and 48 minutes and 1 second that was! I must admit I am not pleased with my time but after reflecting on the amount of training I didn’t do I should be happy I finished full stop, it was a difficult run but I […]