Best 5 Funeral Directors in Bideford

Discover funeral directors located in Bideford. 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

Braddicks Sherborne Bideford

Braddicks Sherborne Bideford


1 Abbotsham Road, Devon, EX39 3AF

Open 24/7
Bideford Funeralcare Inc Trapnell Sherborne Funeral Services

Bideford Funeralcare Inc Trapnell Sherborne Funeral Services


Park House, Park Avenue, Devon, EX39 2QH

Open 24/7
J L Fulford

J L Fulford


105 West St, Devon, EX39 6BQ

Open 24/7
Richard Williams Funeral Directors

Richard Williams Funeral Directors


8 The Square, Devon, EX39 1AR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Bideford is famous for its association with Bideford Quay, a historic waterfront area that was once a busy trading port. The town is known for its connection to the Tarka Trail, a scenic walking and cycling route that follows the estuary of the River Torridge and offers beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. With a population of 19,827 people.

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How many funeral directors in Bideford?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Bideford?

The typical cost of funerals in Bideford typically sits around £2952 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Bideford. 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 'Victoria Graham' 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 Designers (Located on 14a Bridgeland Street, BIDEFORD EX39 2QE, Devon) or Church Park Flowers (Phone number 07969 159 895) typically charge approximately between £79 up to £466 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 Boutico Jewellery or visiting their store at Affinity Devon Outlet , (Atlantic Village,) Clovelly Road, Bideford.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Bideford?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Bideford there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Bideford: North Devon 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:

North Devon Crematorium, Old Torrington Road EX31 3NW Phone: 01271 345431 with a fee of approximately £759 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Bideford take place in care homes such as Kenwith Castle Country House Care or Primrose 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 Bideford?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Bideford. As funeral directors in Bideford 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 Bideford.

Atlantic Rest Natural Burial located at Atlantic Rest Natural Burial EX23 9NW.
Where can you scatter ashes in Bideford?
The Devon 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 Devon Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Torridge is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Bideford near Bideford Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Bideford Hospital. If someone has recently died at Bideford Hospital in Bideford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Bideford?
The main newspaper in Bideford is the North Devon Gazette. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Bideford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Bideford?
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 Devon?
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 Bideford 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 Bideford?
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 (Bideford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Bideford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Bideford. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.