Best 5 Funeral Directors in Bristol

Discover funeral directors located in Bristol. 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

Hengrove Funeralcare

Hengrove Funeralcare


513 Wells Road, Bristol, BS14 9AL

Open 24/7
Burnell Tovey Ltd

Burnell Tovey Ltd


13 Bedminster Parade, Bristol, BS3 4JA

Open 24/7
Brunel Independent Funeral Directors

Brunel Independent Funeral Directors


3 Concorde Dr, Bristol, BS10 6PZ

Open 24/7
Bristol South Funeral Services Southville

Bristol South Funeral Services Southville


Southville Lodge, Southville Road, Bristol, BS3 1DJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Hengrove Funeralcare, Burnell Tovey Ltd, Brunel Independent Funeral Directors, Bristol South Funeral Services Southville. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Lawrence Hill Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Bristol is known for its rich maritime history and is home to the historic SS Great Britain and the Clifton Suspension Bridge, designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel. The city also boasts vibrant street art, with famous works by the artist Banksy scattered throughout its streets. With a population of 571,922 people.

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How many funeral directors in Bristol?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 30 Funeral Directors in Bristol On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Bristol?

The typical cost of funerals in Bristol typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Bristol. 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 'The Complete Celebrant' found on with 19 Reviews, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

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 Foxhills Jewellers or visiting their store at 24 High Street, Thornbury, Bristol, Bristol.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Bristol typically ranging from £1005 up to £2473 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 2 memorial masons in Bristol. Please find the following details: Stonemason Bristol Address: Room C, Suite 203, Phoenix Court, Bristol, Bristol, BS1 3PH. Bristol Stone Masonry Address: 72 Ashley Road, Bristol, Bristol, BS6 5NT.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Bristol?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Bristol), Hengrove Funeralcare and Burnell Tovey Ltd all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Bristol. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Bristol.

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

Within 10 Miles off Bristol 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 Bristol: Westerleigh Crematorium and Cemetery, South Bristol Cemetery and Crematorium, Haycombe 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:

Westerleigh Crematorium and Cemetery, Westerleigh Road Westerleigh BS37 8QP Phone: 0117 937 4619 with a fee of approximately £811 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. South Bristol Cemetery and Crematorium, Bridgwater Road Bedminster Down BS13 7AS Phone: 0117 903 8330 with a fee of approximately £814 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Haycombe Crematorium, Haycombe Cemetery Whiteway Road BA2 2RQ Phone: 01225 396020 with a fee of approximately £749 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days.

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

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 Bristol take place in care homes such as Cholwell House Nursing Home or Stanton Court Care & Nursing 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 Bristol?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Bristol. As funeral directors in Bristol 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 Bristol.

Arnos Vale located at Arnos Vale BS4 3EW.
Where can you scatter ashes in Bristol?
The Bristol City 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 Bristol City Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Avon is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Bristol near Bristol Royal Infirmary?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Bristol Royal Infirmary. If someone has recently died at Bristol Royal Infirmary in Bristol then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Bristol?
The main newspaper is the Bristol Post. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Bristol Post allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Bristol) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Bristol?
Absolutely, in Bristol, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Bristol and West Progressive Jewish Congregation' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Bristol there are 3 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Somerset?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Bristol specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Hindu Temple Bristol.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Bristol 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 Afendi Restaurant and Cafe. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 217 Cheltenham Road, Bristol, BS6 5QP. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Bristol?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. The funeral ceremony itself typically takes place at the Sikh temple at 81-83 Chelsea Road, Easton, Bristol, BS5 6AS. However, the decision on the choice of temple, home, or any other location is entirely up to you. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Bristol) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Bristol?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Bristol. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam. Typically the funeral would take place at one of the following mosques/locations Tawfiq Masjid and Centre, Shah Jalal Jame Mosque, Masjid Alhuda.