About Us

About South Wales Monuments

Established in 1982 South Wales Monuments Limited and its subsidiaries Edwards Memorials and Harding & Sons, have considerable experience in memorial design, manufacture of memorials, installing memorials, Memorial maintenance and memorial repair. South Wales Monuments also offer an extensive collection of headstones, ranging from square top headstones to book type headstones

South Wales Monuments are renowned for their personalised and compassionate service, supporting you and your family in the creation of your bespoke memorial. Our trained staff will guide you through the process of choosing a memorial and creating a suitable inscription and epitaph. With years of experience working with the bereaved, our gentle and compassionate staff will put you at ease through the whole process, helping you pay stunning tribute to your loved ones.

Our expert craftsmen will design, manufacture and fit bespoke memorials to commemorate both children and adults. We also offer vases, bronze ornaments and figurines. South Wales Monuments have aftercare packages available for those who cannot tend to their loved ones final resting place as often as they may wish, maintaining its pristine beauty in your honour.

South Wales Monuments has convenient branches in Caerphilly and Maesteg and at our subsidiary’s Edwards Memorials in Bridgend, and Harding & Sons at Laleston. Our memorials conform to the high standards of quality that our customers deserve. To ensure that we maintain the following standards, we are registered with or members of:

  • The British Register of Accredited Memorial Masons (BRAMM)
  • The National Association of Memorial Masons (NAMM)
  • Federation of Small Business

Our Team

John Styles

Managing Director

Owner, Memorial Consultant, Craftsman for 30 years.

Lindsay Edwards

Senior Memorial Consultant

Memorial Consultant in Bridgend Maesteg Laleston and Caerphilly, Craftsman for over 40 years.

Lee Arnold

Memorial Consultant

Memorial Consultant and Production Controller in Caerphilly, Craftsman for over 20 years.

Angela Wakeley

Office administration

Alun Coles

Fitting Team Supervisor

Licenced Memorial Fitter, Craftsman, experienced memorial mason for over 24 years.

Mark Barsby

Fitting Team

Licenced Memorial Fitter, Craftsman with over 4 years experience.

Joshua Barsby

Fitting Team

Memorial Fitter, Craftsman with over 2 1/2 years experience.