Best 5 Funeral Directors in Bacup

Discover funeral directors located in Bacup. 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
Churnside Funeral Services

Churnside Funeral Services


36 Burnley Rd East, Lancashire, BB4 9DF

Open 24/7
E B Shufflebotham

E B Shufflebotham


195a Bury Rd, Lancashire, BB4 6DJ

Open 24/7
Fred Hamer Funeral Services Rossendale

Fred Hamer Funeral Services Rossendale


James St, Lancashire, BB4 7NE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Garnett Funeral Services, Churnside Funeral Services, E B Shufflebotham, Fred Hamer Funeral Services Rossendale. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Bacup is a town in Lancashire, England, situated in the Rossendale Valley. The town is known for its unique architecture, including the iconic Britannia Coconutters, a traditional dance troupe. Visitors can explore the local history at Bacup Natural History Society and Museum and enjoy walks in the surrounding countryside. With a population of 13,893 people.

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How many funeral directors in Bacup?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 13 Funeral Directors in Bacup On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Bacup?

The typical cost of funerals in Bacup typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Bacup. 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 Forget Me Nots (Located on 4-7 St. James Square, BACUP OL13 9NH, Lancashire) or Elizabeth Anne Florist (Phone number 01706 876767) typically charge approximately between £89 up to £473 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Bacup?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Bacup 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 Bacup: Rochdale 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:

Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road OL11 4DG Phone: 01706 645219 with a fee of approximately £854 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. East Lancashire Crematorium, Cemetery Road M26 4EU Phone: 0161 724 6349 with a fee of approximately £739 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Burnley Crematorium, Accrington Road BB11 5DD Phone: 01282 477148 with a fee of approximately £813 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Bacup take place in care homes such as The Laurels Nursing and Residential Care Home or Fern Hill House 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 Bacup?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Bacup. As funeral directors in Bacup 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 Bacup.

Tarn Moor Memorial Woodland Ltd located at Tarn Moor Memorial Woodland Ltd Brackenley Lane Skipton BD23 3LA. Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS.
Where can you scatter ashes in Bacup?
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 Irwell is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Bacup near Rossendale Primary Health Care Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Rossendale Primary Health Care Centre. If someone has recently died at Rossendale Primary Health Care Centre in Bacup then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Bacup?
The main newspaper in Bacup is the Rossendale Free Press. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Bacup) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Bacup?
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 Bacup 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 Bacup?
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 (Bacup) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Bacup?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Bacup. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.