Best 5 Funeral Directors in Dronfield

Discover funeral directors located in Dronfield. 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

Peace Funerals

Peace Funerals


17 Gleadless Mount, South Yorkshire, S12 2LN

Open 24/7
G M Lunt Ltd

G M Lunt Ltd


1-13 Camping Lane, Sheffield, S8 0GB

Open 24/7
B Hattersley Sons Ltd

B Hattersley Sons Ltd


211 Chatsworth Rd, Derbyshire, S40 2BA

Open 24/7
Crowder Alderson Funeral Directors

Crowder Alderson Funeral Directors


Whitting Valley Road, Old Whittington, Derbyshire, S41 9EY

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peace Funerals, G M Lunt Ltd, B Hattersley Sons Ltd, Crowder Alderson Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Dronfield is recognized for its association with Dronfield Hall Barn, a medieval timber-framed barn that hosts community events and exhibitions. The town is known for its connection to Cliffe Park, a green space with play areas, sports facilities, and a peaceful riverside setting. With a population of 20,927 people.

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How many funeral directors in Dronfield?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 17 Funeral Directors in Dronfield On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Dronfield?

The typical cost of funerals in Dronfield typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Dronfield. 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 Wilde Flowers (Located on 11a Lea Road, DRONFIELD S18 1SB, South Yorkshire) typically charge approximately between £81 up to £460 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Dronfield?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Dronfield there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Dronfield: Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium, Grenoside Crematorium, City Road 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:

Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium, S8 0HN Phone: 0114 239 6068 with a fee of approximately £823 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Grenoside Crematorium, 5 Skew Hill Lane Grenoside S35 8RZ Phone: 0114 245 3999 with a fee of approximately £816 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. City Road Crematorium, City Road Cemetary City Road S2 1GD Phone: 0114 239 6068 with a fee of approximately £940 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Dronfield take place in care homes such as Brookview Nursing Home or The Green Care 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 Dronfield?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Dronfield. As funeral directors in Dronfield 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 Dronfield.

South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground located at South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground S26 3YG. Golden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Golden Valley Woodland Burial Ground DE55 4ES.
Where can you scatter ashes in Dronfield?
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 Drone is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Dronfield near Dronfield Medical Practice?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Dronfield Medical Practice. If someone has recently died at Dronfield Medical Practice in Dronfield then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Dronfield?
The main newspaper in Dronfield is the Derbyshire Times. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Dronfield) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Dronfield?
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 Dronfield 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 Dronfield?
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 (Dronfield) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Dronfield?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Dronfield. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.