Best 5 Funeral Directors in Blantyre

Discover funeral directors located in Blantyre. 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

Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang

Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang


10 Johnson Drive, Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, G72 8JW

Open 24/7
Birrell Corrance Funeral Director Old Edinburgh Road

Birrell Corrance Funeral Director Old Edinburgh Road


650 Old Edinburgh Road, Glasgow, G71 6HQ

Open 24/7
Birrell Corrance Funeral Director Baillieston

Birrell Corrance Funeral Director Baillieston


115 Main St, Glasgow City, G69 6AA

Open 24/7
Baillieston Funeralcare

Baillieston Funeralcare


134 Main Street, Glasgow, G69 6AE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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Blantyre is famous for being the birthplace of David Livingstone, a renowned explorer and missionary. The town is also known for the David Livingstone Centre, a museum dedicated to his life and achievements. With a population of 16,900 people.

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How many funeral directors in Blantyre?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 44 Funeral Directors in Blantyre On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Blantyre?

The typical cost of funerals in Blantyre typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 17% and cremation accounting for 83% of the amount of funerals taking place in Blantyre. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Macblooms (Located on 34 Stonefield Crescent, BLANTYRE G72 9TF, South Lanarkshire) or Flowers By Isabel (Phone number 01698 828872) typically charge approximately between £79 up to £457 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Blantyre?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Blantyre), Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang and Birrell Corrance Funeral Director Old Edinburgh Road all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Blantyre. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Blantyre.

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

Within 10 Miles off Blantyre there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Blantyre: The Linn Crematorium, South Lanarkshire Crematorium, Holytown 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 Linn Crematorium, 413 Lainshaw Drive G45 9SP Phone: 0141 634 2121 with a fee of approximately £844 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. South Lanarkshire Crematorium, 31 Sydes Brae, Blantyre, Glasgow G72 0TL Phone: 0303 123 1016 with a fee of approximately £888 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Holytown Crematorium, Memorial Way ML1 5RU Phone: 01698 730730 with a fee of approximately £856 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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 Blantyre 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 Blantyre?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Blantyre. As funeral directors in Blantyre 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 Blantyre.

Craufurdland Woods located at Craufurdland Woods KA3 6BY.
Where can you scatter ashes in Blantyre?
The Lanarkshire 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 Lanarkshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Clyde is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Blantyre near Kirktonholme Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Kirktonholme Hospital. If someone has recently died at Kirktonholme Hospital in Blantyre then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Blantyre?
The main newspaper in Blantyre is the Hamilton Advertiser. 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 (Blantyre) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Blantyre?
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 Lanarkshire?
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 Blantyre 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 Dunns Food and Drinks. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 32 Glasgow Road, Blantyre, G72 0JY. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Blantyre?
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 (Blantyre) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Blantyre?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Blantyre. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.