Best 5 Funeral Directors in Ashington

Discover funeral directors located in Ashington. 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

Peter Grenfell Funeral Directors Bedlington

Peter Grenfell Funeral Directors Bedlington


10 Vulcan Place, Northumberland, NE22 5DN

Open 24/7
Peter Grenfell Funeral Directors Ashington

Peter Grenfell Funeral Directors Ashington


Westfield House, Morpeth Rd, Northumberland, NE63 8PR

Open 24/7
Blyth Family Funerals

Blyth Family Funerals


27 Bridge St, Northumberland, NE24 2AA

Open 24/7
Bedlington Funeralcare

Bedlington Funeralcare


36-38 Front Street West, Northumberland, NE22 5UB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Ashington is famous for its association with the Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland Archives, showcasing the region's mining heritage and industrial history. The town is also renowned for its proximity to the stunning Northumberland coastline, with picturesque beaches and nature reserves. With a population of 27,993 people.

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How many funeral directors in Ashington?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 22 Funeral Directors in Ashington On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Ashington?

The typical cost of funerals in Ashington typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Ashington. 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 'Unique Celebrant Ceremonies' found on, 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 Robinsons Florist (inc Sarahs) (Located on 1a Lintonville Terrace, ASHINGTON NE63 9UN, Northumberland) typically charge approximately between £82 up to £460 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Ashington?

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

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

Within 15 Miles off Ashington there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Ashington: Whitley Bay Cemetery and Crematorium, Blyth Valley and Wansbeck 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:

Whitley Bay Cemetery and Crematorium, Blyth Road NE26 4NH with a fee of approximately £940 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Blyth Valley and Wansbeck Crematorium, Cowpen Cemetery Cowpen Road NE24 5SZ Phone: 01670 620405 with a fee of approximately £756 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Ashington take place in care homes such as Ashington Grange Care Home or Barchester Woodhorn Park Care Home. 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 Ashington?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Ashington. As funeral directors in Ashington 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 1 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Ashington.

Belsay Woodland Burial Ground located at Belsay Woodland Burial Ground NE20 0DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Ashington?
The Northumberland 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 Northumberland Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wansbeck is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Ashington near Wansbeck General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Wansbeck General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Wansbeck General Hospital in Ashington then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Ashington?
The main newspaper is the News Post Leader. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The News Post Leader allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Ashington) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Ashington?
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 Northumberland?
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 Ashington 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 Ashington?
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 (Ashington) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Ashington?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Ashington. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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