Introduction

  

LESLEY ASHTON, Independent Funeral Directors is owned and managed by Lesley Anne Ashton (nee Ellison). She was born, raised and still lives in Eccleston, St Helens and has deep connections within the community.  Lesley and her small but caring team are deeply committed to serving bereaved families in St Helens and its surrounding areas at their time of need.


For most of Lesley's adult working life she has worked for St Helens based concerns, such as Beechams, St Helens Council Library Services and for last eight years has worked for two other local funeral directors  In December 2018 she decided to open her very own funeral home where she could use her knowledge, experience, professionalism and compassion into building a local funeral directors with an exceptional reputation.


Lesley's funeral home is situated at the bottom of Cropper's Hill, on the corner of Prescot Road and Eccleston Street. Most local people remember it as the old 'Auto Money' building.  However, it has now had a much needed makeover both externally and internally and is truly welcoming, serene and homely refurbished to the highest of standards.  Access to the Reception, via foot, can be gained either from Prescot Road or from Eccleston Street.  There is a customer car park which can be accessed from Eccleston Street through the premise's private tunnel.