Best 5 Funeral Directors in Dereham

Discover funeral directors located in Dereham. 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

Gordon Barber Funeral Directors Dereham

Gordon Barber Funeral Directors Dereham


43 Norwich Road, Norfolk, NR20 3AS

Open 24/7
H H Aldiss Funeral Services

H H Aldiss Funeral Services


53 Baxter Row, Norfolk, NR19 1AY

Open 24/7
Jordan Young Independent Funeral Home

Jordan Young Independent Funeral Home


11 Nelson Place, Norfolk, NR19 1EA

Open 24/7
Littleproud Son Dereham

Littleproud Son Dereham


Cobbs Corner, South Green, Norfolk, NR19 1PU

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Dereham is recognized for its association with Dereham Windmill, a historic windmill that stands as a symbol of the town's heritage and offers panoramic views from its observation deck. The town is known for its connection to Dereham Market Place, a bustling square with a range of shops, pubs, and a weekly market. With a population of 21,246 people.

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How many funeral directors in Dereham?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Dereham?

The typical cost of funerals in Dereham typically sits around £2872 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Dereham. 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 'The Celebrant Company' 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 Daisy's (Located on 26 High Street, DEREHAM NR19 1DR, Norfolk) or Bright and Beautiful Flowers (Phone number 01362 288124) typically charge approximately between £98 up to £452 for funeral flower arrangements.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Dereham typically ranging from £1043 up to £2457 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Dereham. Please find the following details: A J Restoration Address: 7 station drive, Gt Fransham, Dereham, Norfolk, NR192JD. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Dereham?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Dereham 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 Dereham: Breckland 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:

Breckland Crematorium, Norwich Road Scoulton NR9 4NR Phone: 01953 850219 with a fee of approximately £871 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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 Dereham take place in care homes such as Bilney Hall Care Home or Dorrington House (Dereham). 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 Dereham?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Dereham. As funeral directors in Dereham 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 Dereham.

Norfolk Bluebell Wood located at Norfolk Bluebell Wood NR10 3BG. Earlham Cemetery located at Earlham Cemetery NR2 3RJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Dereham?
The Norfolk 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 Norfolk Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wensum is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Dereham near Dereham Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Dereham Hospital. If someone has recently died at Dereham Hospital in Dereham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Dereham?
The main newspaper in Dereham is the Dereham Times. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Dereham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Dereham?
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 Norfolk?
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 Dereham 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 Dereham?
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 (Dereham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Dereham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Dereham. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.