Best 3 Funeral Directors in Bridport

Discover funeral directors located in Bridport. 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

A G Down Ltd

A G Down Ltd


66 South St, Dorset, DT6 3NN

Open 24/7
A J Wakely Sons Bridport

A J Wakely Sons Bridport


91 East Street, Dorset, DT6 3LB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach A G Down Ltd, A J Wakely Sons Bridport. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Bridport is a vibrant market town in Dorset, England, known for its arts and culture scene. The town is famous for its street markets and hosts the popular Bridport Literary Festival. Visitors can also explore the nearby Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and enjoy the beautiful beaches and cliffs. With a population of 13,590 people.

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How many funeral directors in Bridport?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 2 Funeral Directors in Bridport On this page we have listed 2 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Bridport?

The typical cost of funerals in Bridport typically sits around £3982 with burial constituting 17% and cremation accounting for 83% of the amount of funerals taking place in Bridport. 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 'Wendy Harrington' 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 The Real Cut Flower Garden (Located on Broadoak, BRIDPORT DT6 5NN, Dorset) or Gemma's Flowers (Phone number 01308 428282) typically charge approximately between £77 up to £455 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Bridport?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Bridport), A G Down Ltd and A J Wakely Sons Bridport all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Bridport. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Bridport.

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

Within 10 Miles off Bridport there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Bridport: Yeovil Crematorium, Weymouth 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:

Yeovil Crematorium, Bunford Lane BA20 2EJ Phone: 01935 476718 with a fee of approximately £740 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Weymouth Crematorium, Quibo Lane DT4 0RR Phone: 01305 786984 with a fee of approximately £760 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Bridport take place in care homes such as Bymead House or The Hyde 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 Bridport?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Bridport. As funeral directors in Bridport 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 Bridport.

Higher Ground Meadow located at Higher Ground Meadow DT2 0PA.
Where can you scatter ashes in Bridport?
The Dorset 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 Dorset Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Brit is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Bridport near Bridport Community Hospital?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Bridport Community Hospital. If someone has recently died at Bridport Community Hospital in Bridport then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Bridport?
The main newspaper in Bridport is the Bridport News. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Bridport) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Bridport?
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 Dorset?
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 Bridport 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 Bridport?
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 (Bridport) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Bridport?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Bridport. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.