Best 5 Funeral Directors in Crawley

Discover funeral directors located in Crawley. 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

Ballard Shortall Horley

Ballard Shortall Horley


69 Victoria Road, Surrey, RH6 7QH

Open 24/7
Ballard Shortall Crawley

Ballard Shortall Crawley


10 Haslett Avenue West, West Sussex, RH10 1HS

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Crawley

Co Op Funeralcare Crawley


209 Three Bridges Road, Three Bridges, West Sussex, RH10 1LG

Open 24/7
Freeman Brothers

Freeman Brothers


Holly Lodge, 25-27 Brighton Road, West Sussex, RH10 6AE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Ballard Shortall Horley, Ballard Shortall Crawley, Co Op Funeralcare Crawley, Freeman Brothers. See the following link to find parking:

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Parking near Freeman Brothers

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

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Crawley is recognized for being a major transportation hub, with Gatwick Airport located nearby. The town is also known for the historic Crawley High Street, lined with shops, restaurants, and the charming St. John the Baptist Church. The death rate in Crawley is 842 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 111,856 people.

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How many funeral directors in Crawley?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Crawley?

The typical cost of funerals in Crawley typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 20% and cremation accounting for 80% of the amount of funerals taking place in Crawley. 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 Annie May (Located on Ifield, CRAWLEY RH11 0JN, West Sussex) or Boulevard Florists (Phone number 01293 525383) typically charge approximately between £98 up to £475 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 James Stephens Jewellers or visiting their store at 1 Church Walk, Crawley.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Crawley?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Crawley there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Crawley: Surrey and Sussex 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:

Surrey and Sussex Crematorium, Balcombe Road RH10 3NQ Phone: 01293 882345 with a fee of approximately £871 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Crawley take place in care homes such as Burleys Wood or Deerswood Lodge. 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 Crawley?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Crawley. As funeral directors in Crawley 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 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Crawley.

Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground TN8 5LQ. Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground located at Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground BN6 9PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Crawley?
The Crawley 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 Crawley Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Mole is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Crawley near Crawley Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Crawley Hospital. If someone has recently died at Crawley Hospital in Crawley then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Crawley?
The main newspaper is the Crawley Observer. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Crawley Observer allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Crawley) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Crawley?
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?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Crawley specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Sanatan Mandir Crawley.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Crawley 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 Tie The Knot Wedding Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 6a Southgate, Crawley, RH10 6ER. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Crawley?
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 27-29 Spencer Road, West Green, Crawley, West Sussex, RH11 7DE. 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 (Crawley) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Crawley?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Crawley. 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 Millat Jafaria, Gossops Green Community Centre, Crawley Mosque.