Best 5 Funeral Directors in Birstall

Discover funeral directors located in Birstall. 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

Paul Pender Son Independent Funeral Directors Westover Road

Paul Pender Son Independent Funeral Directors Westover Road


2 Westover Rd, Leicestershire, LE3 3DT

Open 24/7
Paul Asher Family Funeral Directors

Paul Asher Family Funeral Directors


99 Aylestone Rd, Leicestershire, LE2 7LN

Open 24/7
G E Gamble Sons

G E Gamble Sons


57 High St, Leicester, LE7 1GQ

Open 24/7
Butterfly Funeral Services

Butterfly Funeral Services


4 Merchants Common, Leicester, LE7 3XR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Birstall is a village in West Yorkshire, England, known for its historic attractions. Visitors can explore Oakwell Hall, a beautifully preserved Elizabethan manor house, or visit Birstall Retail Park for shopping and dining. The village is also home to Birstall Market, a popular spot for local produce and goods. With a population of 13,532 people.

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How many funeral directors in Birstall?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 26 Funeral Directors in Birstall On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Birstall?

The typical cost of funerals in Birstall typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Birstall. 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 'Sonal Dave' 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 Ellie's Flowers (Located on 8 Market Street, BIRSTALL WF17 9EN, West Yorkshire) or Petals Floral Design (Phone number 07786 076 860) typically charge approximately between £96 up to £455 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Birstall?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Birstall), Paul Pender Son Independent Funeral Directors Westover Road and Paul Asher Family Funeral Directors all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Birstall. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Birstall.

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

Within 10 Miles off Birstall 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 Birstall: South Leicestershire Memorial Park and Crematorium, Loughborough Crematorium, Great Glen 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:

South Leicestershire Memorial Park and Crematorium, Foston Road LE8 5QP Phone: 0116 258 1871 with a fee of approximately £887 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Loughborough Crematorium, Leicester Road LE11 2AF Phone: 01509 230240 with a fee of approximately £734 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Great Glen Crematorium, London Road LE8 9DJ Phone: 0116 259 1101 with a fee of approximately £726 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Birstall 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 Birstall?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Birstall. As funeral directors in Birstall 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 Birstall.

The Willows Natural Burial Ground located at The Willows Natural Burial Ground LE7 3RZ. Markfield Natural Burial Ground located at Markfield Natural Burial Ground LE67 9TB.
Where can you scatter ashes in Birstall?
The Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Soar is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Birstall near Birstall Medical Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Birstall Medical Centre. If someone has recently died at Birstall Medical Centre in Birstall then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Birstall?
The main newspaper in Birstall is the Leicester Mercury. 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 (Birstall) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Birstall?
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 Leicestershire?
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 Birstall 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 Birstall?
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 (Birstall) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Birstall?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Birstall. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.