Best 5 Funeral Directors in Ashton-under-Lyne

Discover funeral directors located in Ashton-under-Lyne. 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

Oldham Muslim Funeral Services

Oldham Muslim Funeral Services


Jarvis House, Jarvis St, Oldham, OL4 1DT

Open 24/7
Perry Jones Funeral Services

Perry Jones Funeral Services


300 Oldham Road, Lancashire, OL7 9AZ

Open 24/7
Brian Sharples Son Ltd Sunningdale House

Brian Sharples Son Ltd Sunningdale House


Sunningdale House, 2-4 Stockport Rd East, Stockport, SK6 1AL

Open 24/7
Bredbury Funeralcare Inc J T Rhodes Funeral Services

Bredbury Funeralcare Inc J T Rhodes Funeral Services


85 Higher Bents Lane, Bredbury, Cheshire, SK6 2NA

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Oldham Muslim Funeral Services, Perry Jones Funeral Services, Brian Sharples Son Ltd Sunningdale House, Bredbury Funeralcare Inc J T Rhodes Funeral Services. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Ashton-under-Lyne Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Ashton-under-Lyne is known for its historic Ashton Town Hall, an architectural gem with ornate detailing. The town is also renowned for the picturesque Stamford Park, offering landscaped gardens, a lake, and recreational facilities. With a population of 47,237 people.

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How many funeral directors in Ashton-under-Lyne?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 60 Funeral Directors in Ashton-under-Lyne On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Ashton-under-Lyne?

The typical cost of funerals in Ashton-under-Lyne typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Ashton-under-Lyne. 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, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

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 The Fashion Edit or visiting their store at Knowsley park industrial estate, Ashton-under-Lyne.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Ashton-under-Lyne typically ranging from £1043 up to £2286 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Ashton-under-Lyne. Please find the following details: James Knott and Sons UK Address: Stone Masons Yard, Mossley Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 9RH. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Ashton-under-Lyne?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Ashton-under-Lyne), Oldham Muslim Funeral Services and Perry Jones Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Ashton-under-Lyne. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Ashton-under-Lyne.

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

Within 10 Miles off Ashton-under-Lyne there are 8 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Ashton-under-Lyne: The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Stockport Crematorium and Cemetery, Rochdale 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:

The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Barlow Moor Road Chorlton-cum-Hardy M21 7GZ Phone: 0161 881 5269 with a fee of approximately £859 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Stockport Crematorium and Cemetery, Buxton Road Heaviley SK2 6LS Phone: 0161 480 5221 with a fee of approximately £887 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road OL11 4DG Phone: 01706 645219 with a fee of approximately £937 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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-under-Lyne take place in care homes such as Moss Cottage Nursing Home or Kings 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 Ashton-under-Lyne?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Ashton-under-Lyne. As funeral directors in Ashton-under-Lyne 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-under-Lyne.

Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS. 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-under-Lyne?
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 River Tame is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Ashton-under-Lyne near Tameside General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Tameside General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Tameside General Hospital in Ashton-under-Lyne then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Ashton-under-Lyne?
The main newspaper is the Tameside Reporter. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Tameside Reporter allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Ashton-under-Lyne) 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-under-Lyne?
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?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Ashton-under-Lyne specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Rama Temple Ashton-under-Lyne,Sanatana Mandir,Swaminarayana Hindu Mission Ashton-Under-Lyne.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Ashton-under-Lyne who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company such as Sizzlers Sandwich Bar. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 19 Stamford Square, Ashton-under-Lyne, M34. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Ashton-under-Lyne?
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-under-Lyne) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Ashton-under-Lyne?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Ashton-under-Lyne. 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 Tameside Mosque, Masjid Hamza, Masjid e Tauheedul Islam.