Best 5 Funeral Directors in Dunstable

Discover funeral directors located in Dunstable. 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

Butterfly Funerals

Butterfly Funerals


39 Elm Avenue, Bedfordshire, LU1 4HS

Open 24/7
Bismillah Muslim Funeral Service

Bismillah Muslim Funeral Service


81 Montrose Avenue, Bedfordshire, LU3 1HP

Open 24/7
Benedict Funeral Directors Ltd Houghton Regis

Benedict Funeral Directors Ltd Houghton Regis


19 Bedford Square, Bedfordshire, LU5 5ES

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare St Dominics Square

Co Op Funeralcare St Dominics Square


6 St Dominic's Square, Tomlinson Avenue, Bedfordshire, LU4 0UN

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Butterfly Funerals, Bismillah Muslim Funeral Service, Benedict Funeral Directors Ltd Houghton Regis, Co Op Funeralcare St Dominics Square. See the following link to find parking:

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Dunstable is famous for its association with the historic Dunstable Downs, providing panoramic views and opportunities for kite flying and paragliding. The town is also renowned for its proximity to Whipsnade Zoo, one of the largest wildlife conservation parks in Europe. With a population of 33,035 people.

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How many funeral directors in Dunstable?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 14 Funeral Directors in Dunstable On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Dunstable?

The typical cost of funerals in Dunstable typically sits around £3107 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Dunstable. 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 'Vince Hawkes Rustic Celebrant' 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 Jonquil Floral Design (Located on 56 West Street, DUNSTABLE LU6 1TA, Bedfordshire) or Cottage Garden Flowers (Phone number 01582 661424) typically charge approximately between £93 up to £468 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Dunstable?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Dunstable 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 Dunstable: Luton Vale Cemetery and 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:

Luton Vale Cemetery and Crematorium, Butterfield Hitchin Road LU2 8DD Phone: 01582 723700 with a fee of approximately £933 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days.

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

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 Dunstable take place in care homes such as Ridgeway Lodge Care Home or Lady Spencer House. 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 Dunstable?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Dunstable. As funeral directors in Dunstable 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 Dunstable.

Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground located at Chesham Bois Woodland Burial Ground HP5 1SU. Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery located at Woodcock Hill Woodland Cemetery Woodcock Hill Harefield Road WD3 1PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Dunstable?
The Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Ouzel is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Dunstable near Dunstable Community Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Dunstable Community Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Dunstable Community Health Centre in Dunstable then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Dunstable?
The main newspaper is the Dunstable Gazette. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Dunstable Gazette allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Dunstable) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Dunstable?
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 Bedfordshire?
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 Dunstable 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 Taz Campbell Catering Services. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Olma Road, Dunstable, LU5 5AF. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Dunstable?
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 (Dunstable) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Dunstable?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Dunstable. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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