Welcome to Life Ledger

The free service that allows you to tell lots of companies about a death from one place

Life Ledger is free to send death notifications

What you need

The deceased’s:
  • Date of Death
  • Full name and usual address
  • Death certificate or interim death certificate (scan or photograph)
From you:
  • A piece of photographic ID, such as a passport of driving licence, to upload and verify your identity. (scan or photograph)

How to Tell Furness Building Society of a Death

You can notify Furness Building Society of a death in one of the following ways:

Calling the team on 0800 220 568
Writing an email to furness.direct@furness-bs.co.uk

Furness Building Society Emlyn Hughes House Abbey Road Barrow In Furness Cumbria LA14 5PQ

What documentation will you need to notify Furness Building Society of a death

Furness Building Society requires you to provide the following:

The original or a certified copy of the Death Certificate, if you do not have this you can submit a Coroner’s Certificate

What happens next?

Once you have notified Furness Building Society of the death they will freeze any sole accounts and funds will be released once a settlement has been made. Joint accounts will stay active and will be transferred into the sole name of the surviving partner. Should Clydesdale Bank require further information from you, they will contact you. 

Life Ledger can help

Our platform allows you to notify service providers and relevant companies quickly and efficiently. At no cost to you, we aim to reduce the administerial stress surrounding the loss of a loved one.

What people say about us

Thank you again for your personal engagement. I can see how important you are taking this.


A.D, Birmingham

Thank you so much for your concern and going that extra bit further for us, your understanding and compassion shines through.


J.J, Durham

You are making a difficult situation so much easier!


A.G, York

Thank you for everything, I know you've been working hard in the background, this has been a helpful service


N.N, Salisbury

Thanks. You have been a great help. It is appreciated. Take care


S.T, Swansea

It's good to know there's a nice company out there helping with this, thank you


G.Y, Kent

Great to get the emails from Life Ledger letting me know what's been actioned, it is definitely very helpful


C.A, Middlesex

Thank you for all of your support so far, your help has certainly made a difficult task a little more manageable


O.R, Essex

Thank you for all of your support so far, your help has certainly made a difficult task a little more manageable


K.S, Cornwall