Best 5 Funeral Directors in Chichester

Discover funeral directors located in Chichester. 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

Oaklands Funeral Service

Oaklands Funeral Service


4 The Ridgeway, Oliver Whitby Road, Parklands, West Sussex, PO19 3LA

Open 24/7
Pagham Funeralcare

Pagham Funeralcare


4 & 5 The Parade, Pagham, West Sussex, PO21 4TW

Open 24/7
Co Operative Funeral Service Chichester

Co Operative Funeral Service Chichester


Kingsham Avenue, West Sussex, PO19 8AX

Open 24/7
Dillistone Wraights Funeral Directors Chichester

Dillistone Wraights Funeral Directors Chichester


49-51 Spitalfield Lane, West Sussex, PO19 6SG

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Chichester is renowned for its stunning Chichester Cathedral, a medieval cathedral with impressive architecture and a rich history. The city is also known for its association with the Chichester Festival Theatre, a renowned venue showcasing a variety of performing arts productions. The death rate in Chichester is 1,624 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 31,831 people.

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How many funeral directors in Chichester?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Chichester?

The typical cost of funerals in Chichester typically sits around £3322 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Chichester. 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 Ceremonies, Your Way' 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 Hedge Rose (Located on 11 The Hornet, CHICHESTER PO19 7JL, West Sussex) or Rococo Florist (Phone number 01243 790729) typically charge approximately between £88 up to £460 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 Timothy Roe Fine Jewellery or visiting their store at 12-13 South Street, Chichester.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Chichester typically ranging from £1007 up to £2386 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Chichester. Please find the following details: Masons Address: 1 Southfields Close, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 8SD. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Chichester?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Chichester 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 Chichester: The Oaks Havant Crematorium, Chichester 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 Oaks Havant Crematorium, Bartons Road PO9 5RT Phone: 023 9222 2648 with a fee of approximately £763 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Chichester Crematorium, Westhampnett Road PO19 7UH Phone: 01243 781816 with a fee of approximately £905 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Chichester take place in care homes such as Beggars Roost or Tenchley Manor. 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 Chichester?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Chichester. As funeral directors in Chichester 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 Chichester.

South Downs Natural Burial Site located at South Downs Natural Burial Site GU32 1HR.
Where can you scatter ashes in Chichester?
The Chichester District 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 Chichester District Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Lavant is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Chichester near St Richard's Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to St Richard's Hospital. If someone has recently died at St Richard's Hospital in Chichester then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Chichester?
The main newspaper is the Chichester Observer. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Chichester Observer allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Chichester) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Chichester?
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 West Sussex?
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 Chichester 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 Chichester?
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 (Chichester) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Chichester?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Chichester. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.