Ernest Jones

Ernest Jones

Ernest Jones is a beloved and highly regarded jewellery and watch maker that has been in operation for more than 60 years. It specialises in designing, manufacturing and retailing exquisite, classy and very beautiful jewellery. Over the many decades that it has been in operation, the company has remained a successful player in the jewellery market because it has continued to adapt. As the watch and jewellery desires and trends of the customers in the UK, so too has its collection.

It offers diamonds, engagement jewellery, wedding jewellery, watches, personalised items, gifts and pieces by some of the best designers. is the best place for people to look who are looking for the answer to the question 'is there an Ernest Jones, near me, opening soon?'. Now, with more than 180 establishments around the country, there is no shortage of great outlets to buy fine jewellery, watches and other gifts.

Ernest Jones opening times  and Locations

Ernest Jones is one name that is synonymous with quality and for anyone looking for one in their local area, they will have no trouble as they have branches positioned in around 140 cities and towns up and down the UK. The Greater London area is where the most Ernest Jones stores are found, followed by Glasgow and Manchester. The Ernest Jones opening times tend to vary somewhat from city to city and town to town, but the average time you can expect the shop to open at 9am and close at 5.30pm, from Monday to Saturday, with Sundays having shorter hours of operation.

It makes sense though to check the specific Ernest Jones opening times for specific branches and to also remember that Ernest Jones opening times may vary on special public holidays such as Boxing Day, Good Friday, Easter Money, New Year's Day and May Day. Check out our store locator to find the Ernest Jones opening times of the branch closest to you.

5 Facts About Ernest Jones

Ernest Jones are a highly regarded and successful chain of high-quality jewellery retailers and as such there is very little that people don't know about it. However, we still gathered together some great facts that we feel are interesting to know.

  1. Ernest Jones is a long-time supporter of the charity for young people and children with cancer, CLIC Sargent.
  2. The chain opened the first loft-style showroom with Breitling in Westfield London shopping centre.
  3. A newly recorded version of the Etta Jones' classic At Last was featured in a 2018 tv advert for Ernest jones. The beautiful rendition was recorded with a full live orchestra and features newcomer Mia Nicolai.
  4. The chain is owned and part of the Signet Jewellers.
  5. Many designer brands including Michael Kors, Gucci etc are sold in Ernest Jones stores.

Products and Services

Ernest Jones, in its position as a retailer of high-quality and sophisticated jewellery, sells a wide variety of different items. Although it specialises in diamonds and watches, there is something for everyone. Whether it's watches, including some of the biggest and best-loved brands such as Emporio Armani, Hugo Boss, CHANEL, Chopard, Breitling, Omega, TAG Heuer and Michael Kors, or engagement rings of all shapes and styles for both men and women. Or whether it's different types of jewellery such as wedding rings, eternity rings, beads, charms, necklaces, bracelets and earrings.

Along with the actual products though, Ernest Jones also offers a selection of great services. This includes watch and jewellery repairs. There is also a bespoke jewellery service so that customers can get the exquisite pieces that are just right for them.

Brief History

Ernest Jones had a very modest start, with just one store on Oxford Street. It eventually grew into a national jewellery chain that has more than 180 outlets up and down the UK the goal with all subsequent branches was to bring the same range, quality, presentation and second-to-none customer service experience that was up until then only available in the West End of the capital, to smaller, more suburban towns and cities. Ernest Jones nowadays has firmly established itself as a watch and diamond specialist. Stocking an exceptional array of earrings, bracelets, necklaces, eternity rings and various other diamond products.

The chain also exclusively sells Leo Diamond with the patented, unique precision-cut that gives it a sparkle and brilliance that is just divine. Ernest Jones ensure that all their staff are fully trained and passionate about jewellery and diamonds so that they can give customers exactly what they need - expert and helpful advice. Both contemporary designs and classic designs are carried by the chain and as it attracts many of the biggest names in watches, there is a something for everyone.

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