Best 5 Funeral Directors in Dewsbury

Discover funeral directors located in Dewsbury. 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

Potters Funeral Service

Potters Funeral Service


63 Old Lane, West Yorkshire, BD11 2JN

Open 24/7
George Brooke Ltd

George Brooke Ltd


14 Sharp Street, West Yorkshire, WF13 1QZ

Open 24/7
Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton

Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton


53 Bradford Rd, West Yorkshire, BD19 3LB

Open 24/7
G A Marshall Son

G A Marshall Son


Park House, Queen Street, West Yorkshire, LS27 8EB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Potters Funeral Service, George Brooke Ltd, Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton, G A Marshall Son. See the following link to find parking:

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

About City

Dewsbury is famous for its historic Dewsbury Minster, a grand place of worship with a rich history. The town is also recognized for the Dewsbury Market, which has been held since the 14th century and offers a variety of goods and produce. With a population of 65,935 people.

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How many funeral directors in Dewsbury?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 36 Funeral Directors in Dewsbury On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Dewsbury?

The typical cost of funerals in Dewsbury typically sits around £3129 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Dewsbury. 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 'True To You Celebrancy' 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 Mrs Bouquets (Located on 34/35 Cloth Hall Street, DEWSBURY WF13 1QE, West Yorkshire) or Lilies Florist (Phone number 01924 462390) typically charge approximately between £99 up to £453 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 John Greenwood or visiting their store at 3 Church Street, Dewsbury.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Dewsbury?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Dewsbury there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Dewsbury: Wakefield Crematorium, Scholemoor Cemetery and Crematorium, Parkwood 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:

Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane WF4 3JA Phone: 01924 307446 with a fee of approximately £870 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Scholemoor Cemetery and Crematorium, Necropolis Road Lidget Green BD7 2PS Phone: 01274 433900 with a fee of approximately £860 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Parkwood Crematorium, Park Road HX5 9HZ Phone: 01422 372293 with a fee of approximately £854 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Dewsbury take place in care homes such as Fieldhead Court or Manorcroft Nursing 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 Dewsbury?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Dewsbury. As funeral directors in Dewsbury 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 Dewsbury.

Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS.
Where can you scatter ashes in Dewsbury?
The West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Calder is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Dewsbury near Dewsbury and District Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Dewsbury and District Hospital. If someone has recently died at Dewsbury and District Hospital in Dewsbury then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Dewsbury?
The main newspaper is the Dewsbury Reporter. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Dewsbury Reporter allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Dewsbury) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Dewsbury?
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 Yorkshire?
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 Dewsbury 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 Loonat Catering Services LTD. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at UNIT B, Dewsbury, WF17 6JS. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Dewsbury?
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 (Dewsbury) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Dewsbury?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Dewsbury. 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 Zakaria Mosque, Thornhill Lees Central Mosque, Talha Masjid.