Best 5 Funeral Directors in Clay Cross

Discover funeral directors located in Clay Cross. 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

Farewell Funerals

Farewell Funerals


109 High St, Clay Cross, Derbyshire, S45 9DZ

Open 24/7
Harold Lilleker Sons Ltd

Harold Lilleker Sons Ltd


369 Hasland Rd, Derbyshire, S41 0AQ

Open 24/7
J R Hoult Grandson Funeral Directors

J R Hoult Grandson Funeral Directors


The Lodge, 1a Chesterfield Road, Derbyshire, S42 5LF

Open 24/7
J J Needham Son Funeral Directors

J J Needham Son Funeral Directors


2 Thanet Street, Clay Cross, Derbyshire, S45 9JR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Clay Cross is a town in Derbyshire, England, located near the Peak District National Park. The town is known for its industrial heritage, and visitors can explore the Clay Cross Tunnel, a historic railway tunnel that once connected Chesterfield and Ambergate. The area also offers access to the beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities of the Peak District. With a population of 13,303 people.

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How many funeral directors in Clay Cross?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 13 Funeral Directors in Clay Cross On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Clay Cross?

The typical cost of funerals in Clay Cross typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Clay Cross. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' 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 Bluebells and Balloons (Located on 111 High Street, CLAY CROSS S45 9DZ, Derbyshire) or The Flower Shoppe (Phone number 01246 865296) typically charge approximately between £77 up to £456 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Clay Cross?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Clay Cross), Farewell Funerals and Harold Lilleker Sons Ltd all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Clay Cross. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Clay Cross.

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

Within 10 Miles off Clay Cross there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Clay Cross: Mansfield and District Crematorium, Chesterfield and District Crematorium, Amber Valley Memorial Park and 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:

Mansfield and District Crematorium, Derby Road Mansfield NG18 5BJ Phone: 01623 621811 with a fee of approximately £804 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Chesterfield and District Crematorium, Chesterfield Road Brimington S43 1AU Phone: 01246 345888 with a fee of approximately £747 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Amber Valley Memorial Park and Crematorium, Derby Road DE55 1BH Phone: 01773 522840 with a fee of approximately £807 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Clay Cross take place in care homes. 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 Clay Cross?
Yes there is 4 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Clay Cross. As funeral directors in Clay Cross 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 20 miles off Clay Cross.

South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground located at South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground S26 3YG. Tithe Green Burial Ground located at Tithe Green Burial Ground NG14 6NZ. Golden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Golden Valley Woodland Burial Ground DE55 4ES.
Where can you scatter ashes in Clay Cross?
The Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Rother is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Clay Cross near Clay Cross Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Clay Cross Hospital. If someone has recently died at Clay Cross Hospital in Clay Cross then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Clay Cross?
The main newspaper in Clay Cross is the Derbyshire Times. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Clay Cross) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Clay Cross?
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 Derbyshire?
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 Clay Cross 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 Tasty Trotter. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Bridge Street, Clay Cross, S45 9NU. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Clay Cross?
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 (Clay Cross) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Clay Cross?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Clay Cross. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.