Best 5 Funeral Directors in Accrington

Discover funeral directors located in Accrington. See pricing details and information regarding the inclusions offered. Also opening hours and contact details. Find comprehensive details below of NAFD & SAIF approved funeral directors.

Rosy Company


Open 24/7

Garnett Funeral Services

Garnett Funeral Services


1049 Burnley Road, Lancashire, BB4 8QY

Open 24/7
Hyndburn Funeral Service

Hyndburn Funeral Service


336 Union Rd, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, BB5 3JD

Open 24/7
Burnley District Funeral Services

Burnley District Funeral Services


Rosegrove Funeral Home, 18 Rosegrove Lane, Lancashire, BB12 6HX

Open 24/7
Birtwistle Rishton Funeral Directors

Birtwistle Rishton Funeral Directors


29 Queen St, Lancashire, BB6 7SA

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Accrington operate 24 hours 7 days a week for emergencies this includes bank holidays.


You can use public transportation to reach Garnett Funeral Services, Hyndburn Funeral Service, Burnley District Funeral Services, Birtwistle Rishton Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Accrington Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Accrington is known for its association with Accrington Stanley Football Club, a historic football team with a passionate fanbase. The town is also recognized for the beautiful Haworth Art Gallery, housing a collection of artworks and hosting exhibitions. With a population of 36,336 people.

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How many funeral directors in Accrington?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 21 Funeral Directors in Accrington On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Accrington?

The typical cost of funerals in Accrington typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Accrington. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices. For instance, if a family prefers a local celebrant, such as 'Woodside Celebrants' found on with 19 Reviews, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Victoria Flower Shop (Located on 205 Whalley Road, ACCRINGTON BB5 5AD, Lancashire) or Flowers Etc (Phone number 01254 234424) typically charge approximately between £98 up to £471 for funeral flower arrangements.

Even though funeral jewellery, like a cremation necklace, is not typically considered a direct expense of a funeral, it does add to the overall cost. To obtain pricing information about funeral jewellery, we suggest reaching out to Whitcombe's of Accrington or visiting their store at Warner Street, Accrington.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Accrington?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Accrington), Garnett Funeral Services and Hyndburn Funeral Service all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Accrington. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Accrington.

What Crematorium do Funeral Directors use in Accrington for Traditional and Direct Cremation?

Within 10 Miles off Accrington there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Accrington: Pleasington Crematorium, East Lancashire Crematorium, Burnley Crematorium, which could potentially be your loved one's final resting place. While you have the freedom to choose your preferred crematorium, it's advisable to consult with your local funeral director. Their expertise will be valuable, especially considering that crematoriums availability can often be unpredictable and busy. See the list of crematoriums in the area:

Pleasington Crematorium, Pleasington Cemetery Tower Road BB2 5LE Phone: 01254 202021 with a fee of approximately £902 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. East Lancashire Crematorium, Cemetery Road M26 4EU Phone: 0161 724 6349 with a fee of approximately £902 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Burnley Crematorium, Accrington Road BB11 5DD Phone: 01282 477148 with a fee of approximately £910 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Accrington?

In the event of a death at a care home, your local funeral director is responsible for collecting the deceased and transporting them to their funeral home with care. According to the Office for National Statistics, approximately 20 % of all deaths in Accrington take place in care homes such as Pennine View or Hope House. At Rosy, we offer prompt collection services for your loved one, irrespective of the care home where the passing occurred. For immediate assistance, please contact us at 0800 260 6922.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any Funeral Directors offering Natural/Green burial Funerals in Accrington?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Accrington. As funeral directors in Accrington we are committed to providing support and guidance in arranging Natural Burial funerals to commemorate your loved ones in the local area. We take great pride in endorsing environmentally-friendly traditions. See details below of 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Accrington.

Brocklands Woodland Burial located at Brocklands Woodland Burial BD24 0LJ. Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Accrington?
The Lancashire Council enforces particular guidelines concerning the scattering of ashes in public spaces, which may be revised at any point. For the latest information and guidelines, we recommend visiting the Lancashire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Hyndburn is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Accrington near Accrington Victoria Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Accrington Victoria Hospital. If someone has recently died at Accrington Victoria Hospital in Accrington then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Accrington?
The main newspaper is the Lancashire Telegraph. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Lancashire Telegraph allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Accrington) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Accrington?
Indeed, Rosy is capable of meeting your needs. Should you require assistance with a Jewish funeral, please feel free to reach out to us at 0800 260 6922
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Lancashire?
Yes, Rosy can accommodate your requirements. If you're looking for a hindu funeral contact us on 0800 260 6922.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Accrington who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Accrington?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Accrington) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Accrington?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Accrington. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam. Typically the funeral would take place at one of the following mosques/locations Raza Jamia Masjid Mosque, Raza Jamia Masjid & Islamic Centre, Raza Jamia Masjid.