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    About Us

    Our M L Williams Funeral Directors in Ayr is situated on Falkland Park Road not far from Newton-on-Ayr train station with Masonhill Crematorium only a ten minute drive away. If you are visiting us, or our chapel of rest, there is plenty of free parking available outside.

    We can help to plan religious and non-religious funeral services and serve many different faiths. Our current building was built in 2005 and has its own service venue which seats 50, and two private viewing rooms. 

    Our nearest church is St James Parish Church but we work with many others in the area including St Margaret’s Roman Catholic Cathedral, St Columba Parish Council, Alloway Parish Church, St Nicholas Parish Church, Prestwick South Parish Church, Pretwick North Parish Church, Kingcase Parish Church, Newton Wallace Parish Church, St Leonard’s Parish Church, St Andrew’s Parish Church, Castlehill Parish Church, St Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, Ayr Baptist Church, Holy Trinity, Bute Hall, St Quivox/Dalmilling Parish Church and the New Life Christian Church.

    Our experienced and caring team will advise and support you at every stage of the funeral planning process, with a wide range of options and transparent pricing.

    Our Ayr funeral home is open from Monday to Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm. Funeral home opening times may vary over bank holidays, but we are always available on the telephone 24 hours a day, every day of the week.

    If you would like support and advice from M L Williams Funeral Directors in Ayr please don’t hesitate to come and see, contact us on 01292 262 277, email or we can arrange a home visit.

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    Opening hours

    Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 4:30pm

    Contact us

    01292 262 277

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    Branch opening hours may vary over bank holidays but we are available via telephone 24hrs a day

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    Local contacts

    Registration office:

    Ayr registration office

    5-9 High Street,
    KA7 1LU
    Registration is by appointment.

    01292 617 617

    Girvan registration office

    17-19 Knockcushan Street,
    KA26 9AQ
    Registration is by appointment.

    01292 617 617

    Coroner’s office:

    Procurator Fiscal Glasgow,

    10 Ballater Street,
    G5 9PS,

    0844 561 2220


    Masonhill Crematorium

    KA6 6EN

    01292 266051

    Holmsford Bridge Crematorium

    KA11 4EF

    01294 214720

    Local hospitals:

    Ayr Hospital

    Dalmellington Road,
    KA6 6AB

    01292 610555

    Crosshouse Hospital

    Kilmarnock Road
    KA2 0BE,

    01563 521133

    Biggart Hospital

    Biggart Road,
    KA9 2HQ

    01292 470611

    Southern General Hospital

    1345 Govan Road,
    G51 4TF

    0141 201 1100

    Local Citizens Advice Bureau:

    22A Eglinton Street,
    KA12 8AS

    01294 278051

    Local Samaritans:

    45 Titchfield Street,
    KA1 1QS

    01563 531313

    Nearest Benefits Agency office:

    The Wallace Tower,
    172-176 High Street,
    KA7 1PZ

    0300 123 0900

    Local Department for Work and Pensions office:

    Wallacetoun House,
    John Street,
    KA8 0BX

    0345 604 3719

    We're available 24 hours 365 days a year

    Call 01292 262 277 visit branch or arrange a home visit