Honouring a life. It’s what we’ve been doing for nearly 100 years, supporting South Australians to honour and celebrate the lives of their loved ones with reliable and personal funeral services.

We are a fourth generation South Australian owned and operated business, with 7 locations around Adelaide. Our professional and caring team can be trusted to support you when a loved one has died.

Contact us

At Alfred James we are dedicated to honouring the life of your loved one. Speak to our qualified Funeral Directors anytime, day or night, on (08) 8272 8555. Continued

Our values

At Alfred James we believe that every life is precious and should be honoured. But we also know that the death of a loved one is an emotional and difficult time for families. The important principles that have been upheld by all four generations – Alfred, Murray, Nelson and now... Continued

Community sponsorships

Alfred James is proud to sponsor and support a range of initiatives in Adelaide. This includes partnerships with Trees for Life, Adelaide Youth Orchestra, Carrick Hill and Palliative Care SA…. Continued

Final farewell education program

At some point in all our lives we will have to deal with a death, a topic that no-one wants to talk about but we all know is inevitable. So what do you need to know? How do you organise a funeral? What are the options? The ‘Final farewell matters’... Continued

Careers

At Alfred James we are proud of our staff. They are chosen for their respectful, caring attitude, their reliability, attention to detail and their presentation. Our exemplary training program is extensive and other funeral companies use Alfred James’ embalming training. If you believe you fit the above description and feel... Continued

Code of practice and associations

Alfred James is proud to be a member of Selected Independent Funeral Homes and the Australian Funeral Directors Association. Alfred James was the first South Australian Funeral Director to be invited to become a member of Selected Independent Funeral Homes (SIFH). SIFH is an international organisation, founded in 1917. Before... Continued
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