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Best 5 Funeral Directors in Ashton-in-Makerfield

Discover funeral directors located in Ashton-in-Makerfield. 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

Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton

Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton


Church View, 76 St Helens Road, Pennington, Lancashire, WN7 4HW

Open 24/7
Garvey Young Funeral Services St Helens

Garvey Young Funeral Services St Helens


23 Peckershill Road, Merseyside, WA9 3LQ

Open 24/7
Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors

Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors


Sefton Villa, Wigan, WN5 8UP

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Wigan

Co Op Funeralcare Wigan


Linley House, 177 Gidlow Lane, Lancashire, WN6 7BP

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Ashton-in-Makerfield is recognized for its association with the picturesque Haydock Park Racecourse, a renowned venue for horse racing events. The town is also known for its connection to the iconic Ashton-in-Makerfield Golf Club, providing a scenic golfing experience. With a population of 28,397 people.

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How many funeral directors in Ashton-in-Makerfield?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 34 Funeral Directors in Ashton-in-Makerfield On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Ashton-in-Makerfield?

The typical cost of funerals in Ashton-in-Makerfield typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Ashton-in-Makerfield. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' found on thecelebrantdirectory.co.uk, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Ashton-in-Makerfield?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Ashton-in-Makerfield), Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton and Garvey Young Funeral Services St Helens all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Ashton-in-Makerfield. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Ashton-in-Makerfield.

What Crematorium do Funeral Directors use in Ashton-in-Makerfield for Traditional and Direct Cremation?

Within 10 Miles off Ashton-in-Makerfield there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Ashton-in-Makerfield: Wigan Crematorium, Widnes Crematorium, Walton Lea 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:

Wigan Crematorium, Warrington Road Lower Ince WN3 4NH Phone: 01942 866455 with a fee of approximately £803 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Widnes Crematorium, Birchfield Road WA8 9EE Phone: 0303 333 4300 with a fee of approximately £944 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Walton Lea Crematorium, Chester Road Higher Walton WA4 6TB Phone: 01925 267731 with a fee of approximately £821 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

What happens in the event of a death at a care home in Ashton-in-Makerfield?

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 23 % of all deaths in Ashton-in-Makerfield take place in care homes. 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 Ashton-in-Makerfield?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Ashton-in-Makerfield. As funeral directors in Ashton-in-Makerfield 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 Ashton-in-Makerfield.

Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD. Friends of Nature Burial Ground located at Friends of Nature Burial Ground Graveyard Farm, Newton Hall Lane Mobberley WA16 7LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Ashton-in-Makerfield?
The Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Leeds and Liverpool Canal is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Ashton-in-Makerfield near Ashton Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Ashton Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Ashton Health Centre in Ashton-in-Makerfield then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Ashton-in-Makerfield?
The main newspaper is the Wigan Today. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Wigan Today allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Ashton-in-Makerfield) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Ashton-in-Makerfield?
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 Greater Manchester?
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 Ashton-in-Makerfield 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 Ashton-in-Makerfield?
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 (Ashton-in-Makerfield) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Ashton-in-Makerfield?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Ashton-in-Makerfield. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.