Best 5 Funeral Directors in Crook

Discover funeral directors located in Crook. 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

Pennington Funeral Services

Pennington Funeral Services


18 Princes St, County Durham, DL14 7BB

Open 24/7
Bustons Funeral Service

Bustons Funeral Service


13 Bell St, County Durham, DL15 8NQ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Crook

Co Op Funeralcare Crook


Memorial Cottage, 49 Hope Street, County Durham, DL15 9HU

Open 24/7
Gibsons Funeral Services Ltd Crook Howden

Gibsons Funeral Services Ltd Crook Howden


40 Bridge St, Howden-le-Wear, County Durham, DL15 8EX

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Pennington Funeral Services, Bustons Funeral Service, Co Op Funeralcare Crook, Gibsons Funeral Services Ltd Crook Howden. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Crook is a market town in County Durham, England, located in the picturesque Wear Valley. The town has a rich industrial history, particularly in coal mining. Local landmarks include Crook Hall, a historic building with beautiful gardens, and the nearby countryside, which offers opportunities for outdoor exploration. With a population of 9,546 people.

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How many funeral directors in Crook?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 9 Funeral Directors in Crook On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Crook?

The typical cost of funerals in Crook typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Crook. 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 Celebrant Ceremonies' 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 Kirstys Flowers (Located on 43 Hope Street, CROOK DL15 9HU, County Durham) or Charlton's Florist (Phone number 01388 767000) typically charge approximately between £93 up to £475 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Crook?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Crook 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 Crook: Wear Valley Crematorium, Durham 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:

Wear Valley Crematorium, Coundon DL14 8NR Phone: 01388 722606 with a fee of approximately £769 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Durham Crematorium, South Road DH1 3TQ Phone: 0191 384 8677 with a fee of approximately £923 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Crook take place in care homes such as Richmond Court or Lumley Court. 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 Crook?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Crook. As funeral directors in Crook 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 Crook.

Woodland Cemetery Bishop Auckland located at Woodland Cemetery (Bishop Auckland) Middleton Road Bishop Auckland DL13 5RH. Seven Penny Meadow located at Seven Penny Meadow DH8 6BA.
Where can you scatter ashes in Crook?
The County Durham 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 County Durham Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wear is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Crook near Crook Medical Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Crook Medical Centre. If someone has recently died at Crook Medical Centre in Crook then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Crook?
The main newspaper for Crook is the Northern Echo. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Crook) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Crook?
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 County Durham?
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 Crook 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 Crook?
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 (Crook) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Crook?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Crook. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.