Best 5 Funeral Directors in Blaydon

Discover funeral directors located in Blaydon. 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

Bush Funeral Directors

Bush Funeral Directors


79-83 Old Durham Road, Tyne and Wear, NE8 4BJ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Westerhope

Co Op Funeralcare Westerhope


Westfield House, Newbiggin Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE5 1LX

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Newcastle

Co Op Funeralcare Newcastle


Benwell House, 345 Benwell Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 6RU

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Blaydon

Co Op Funeralcare Blaydon


Bridge Street, Tyne & Wear, NE21 4JJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Blaydon is a town in Tyne and Wear, England, situated on the southern bank of the River Tyne. The town is known for the Blaydon Races, a famous Geordie folk song celebrating the annual Blaydon Race road race. Blaydon is also home to the historic Shibdon Hall, an 18th-century mansion with beautiful grounds. With a population of 14,858 people.

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How many funeral directors in Blaydon?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 23 Funeral Directors in Blaydon On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Blaydon?

The typical cost of funerals in Blaydon typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Blaydon. 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 'Unique Celebrant Ceremonies' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Blaydon?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Blaydon), Bush Funeral Directors and Co Op Funeralcare Westerhope all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Blaydon. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Blaydon.

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

Within 10 Miles off Blaydon 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 Blaydon: West Road Crematorium, Saltwell Crematorium, Mountsett 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:

West Road Crematorium, West Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2JL Phone: 0191 211 6941 with a fee of approximately £924 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Saltwell Crematorium, Saltwell Road South NE9 6DT Phone: 0191 433 3816 with a fee of approximately £811 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Mountsett Crematorium, Ewehurst Rd Dipton DH9 9JP Phone: 01207 570255 with a fee of approximately £880 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Blaydon 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 Blaydon?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Blaydon. As funeral directors in Blaydon 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 Blaydon.

Seven Penny Meadow located at Seven Penny Meadow DH8 6BA. Belsay Woodland Burial Ground located at Belsay Woodland Burial Ground NE20 0DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Blaydon?
The Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Tyne is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Blaydon near Blaydon Primary Care Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Blaydon Primary Care Centre. If someone has recently died at Blaydon Primary Care Centre in Blaydon then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Blaydon?
The main newspaper in Blaydon is the Chronicle Live. 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 (Blaydon) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Blaydon?
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 Tyne and Wear?
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 Blaydon 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 Blaydon?
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 (Blaydon) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Blaydon?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Blaydon. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.