Best 5 Funeral Directors in Chorley

Discover funeral directors located in Chorley. 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

Brethertons Mckenna Funeralcare Leyland

Brethertons Mckenna Funeralcare Leyland


17 Dunkirk Lane, Lancashire, PR25 1TU

Open 24/7
B Livesey Ltd

B Livesey Ltd


31 Bolton Street, Lancashire, PR7 3AA

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Chorley

Co Op Funeralcare Chorley


45-47 Pall Mall, Lancashire, PR7 3LT

Open 24/7
Carl Kenyons Funeral Directors Meridian Funeral Home

Carl Kenyons Funeral Directors Meridian Funeral Home


155 Eaves Lane, Lancashire, PR6 0TB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Brethertons Mckenna Funeralcare Leyland, B Livesey Ltd, Co Op Funeralcare Chorley, Carl Kenyons Funeral Directors Meridian Funeral Home. See the following link to find parking:

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

About City

Chorley is famous for its beautiful Astley Park, offering landscaped gardens, a historic hall, and a variety of recreational facilities. The town is also renowned for the Chorley Market, a bustling outdoor market with a wide range of stalls. The death rate in Chorley is 1,179 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 38,557 people.

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How many funeral directors in Chorley?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 11 Funeral Directors in Chorley On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Chorley?

The typical cost of funerals in Chorley typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Chorley. 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 'Woodside Celebrants' 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 Blossom Lane or visiting their store at Heskin Hall Shopping Village, Wood Lane, Heskin, Chorley.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Chorley?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Chorley there are 5 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Chorley: Wigan Crematorium, Preston Crematorium, Pleasington 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:

Wigan Crematorium, Warrington Road Lower Ince WN3 4NH Phone: 01942 866455 with a fee of approximately £824 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Preston Crematorium, Longridge Road PR2 5BY Phone: 01772 792391 with a fee of approximately £741 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Pleasington Crematorium, Pleasington Cemetery Tower Road BB2 5LE Phone: 01254 202021 with a fee of approximately £772 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

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

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 Chorley take place in care homes such as Euxton Park Care Home or The Beeches 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 Chorley?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Chorley. As funeral directors in Chorley 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 Chorley.

Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Chorley?
The Chorley 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 Chorley Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Yarrow is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Chorley near Chorley and South Ribble District General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Chorley and South Ribble District General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Chorley and South Ribble District General Hospital in Chorley then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Chorley?
The main newspaper is the Lancashire Post. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Lancashire Post allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Chorley) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Chorley?
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 Lancashire?
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 Chorley 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 Chorley?
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 (Chorley) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Chorley?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Chorley. 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 Dawat Ul Islam Masjid.