Best 5 Funeral Directors in Cheltenham

Discover funeral directors located in Cheltenham. 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

Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Churchdown

Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Churchdown


60 St. John's Avenue, Gloucestershire, GL3 2BX

Open 24/7
Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Cheltenham

Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Cheltenham


Grosvenor House, 72, Lansdown Rd, Gloucestershire, GL51 6QL

Open 24/7
Ian George Funerals Ltd

Ian George Funerals Ltd


251 Gloucester Road, Gloucestershire, GL51 8NW

Open 24/7
Mason Stokes

Mason Stokes


Tudor Lodge, 54 Hewlett Rd, Gloucestershire, GL52 6AH

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Churchdown, Co Operative Funeralcare Midcounties Cheltenham, Ian George Funerals Ltd, Mason Stokes. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Cheltenham is renowned for its elegant Regency architecture and is home to the historic Cheltenham Racecourse, hosting prestigious horse racing events. The town is also famous for the beautiful Pittville Park and the Montpellier district, known for its stylish shops and cafés. The death rate in Cheltenham is 1,189 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 117,843 people.

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How many funeral directors in Cheltenham?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 8 Funeral Directors in Cheltenham On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Cheltenham?

The typical cost of funerals in Cheltenham typically sits around £3127 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Cheltenham. 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 'Weaving Memories' 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 Flower Man (Located on Promenade & High Street, CHELTENHAM GL50 1NA, Gloucestershire) or Cotswold Blooms (Phone number 01242 300862) typically charge approximately between £93 up to £472 for funeral flower arrangements.

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 R J Spicer Goldsmith or visiting their store at R J Spicer Jewellery Gallery, 21 Suffolk Road, Cheltenham.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Cheltenham typically ranging from £1011 up to £2374 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Cheltenham. Please find the following details: Gloucestershire Granite & Marble Address: 8a Lansdown Place Lane, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2JZ. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Cheltenham?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham: Gloucester Crematorium, Cheltenham 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:

Gloucester Crematorium, Coney Hill Road GL4 4PA Phone: 01452 396902 with a fee of approximately £738 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Cheltenham Crematorium, Bouncers Lane GL52 5JT Phone: 01242 244245 with a fee of approximately £760 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Cheltenham take place in care homes such as Oakhaven Residential Care Home or Charlton Kings 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 Cheltenham?
Yes there is 8 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Cheltenham. As funeral directors in Cheltenham 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 40 miles off Cheltenham.

Westall Park Woodland Burial located at Westall Park Woodland Burial B96 6JY. Temple Fields Cemetery located at Temple Fields Cemetery Temple Lane Temple Balsall B93 0AL. Sun Rising Natural Burial Ground and Nature Reserve located at Sun Rising Natural Burial Ground and Nature Reserve Lower Tysoe Warwick CV35 0DG.
Where can you scatter ashes in Cheltenham?
The Cheltenham Borough 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 Cheltenham Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Chelt is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Cheltenham near Cheltenham General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Cheltenham General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Cheltenham General Hospital in Cheltenham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Cheltenham?
The main newspaper is the Gloucestershire Echo. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Gloucestershire Echo allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Cheltenham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Cheltenham?
Absolutely, in Cheltenham, 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 'Cheltenham Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Cheltenham there are 1 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Gloucestershire?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Cheltenham specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Krishna Mandir Cheltenham.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Cheltenham 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 In The Frame catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Norfolk avenue, Cheltenham, GL51 8DE. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Cheltenham?
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 (Cheltenham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Cheltenham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Cheltenham. 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 Masjidul Falah, Masjid-al-Madina.