Best 5 Funeral Directors in Eastbourne

Discover funeral directors located in Eastbourne. 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

Payne Sons Funeral Directors

Payne Sons Funeral Directors


143-145 Seaside, East Sussex, BN22 7NN

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Polegate

Co Op Funeralcare Polegate


56 High Street, East Sussex, BN26 6AD

Open 24/7
Eastbourne Funeralcare Inc Adela Funeralcare

Eastbourne Funeralcare Inc Adela Funeralcare


65 South Street, East Sussex, BN21 4LR

Open 24/7
Eastbourne Funeralcare

Eastbourne Funeralcare


51 South St, East Sussex, BN21 4SL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Payne Sons Funeral Directors, Co Op Funeralcare Polegate, Eastbourne Funeralcare Inc Adela Funeralcare, Eastbourne Funeralcare. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Eastbourne is renowned for its picturesque Victorian seafront, featuring the iconic Eastbourne Pier and stunning views of the English Channel. The town is also famous for the Carpet Gardens, a delightful floral display along the seafront. The death rate in Eastbourne is 1,464 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 113,646 people.

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How many funeral directors in Eastbourne?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Eastbourne?

The typical cost of funerals in Eastbourne typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Eastbourne. 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 Ceremonies, Your Way' 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 Buds That Bloom (Located on 55 Parkway, EASTBOURNE BN20 9DY, East Sussex) or beau-k (Phone number 01323 410077) typically charge approximately between £95 up to £450 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 Taboo Silver or visiting their store at Taboo 10A Grove Road, Eastbourne.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Eastbourne?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Eastbourne), Payne Sons Funeral Directors and Co Op Funeralcare Polegate all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Eastbourne. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Eastbourne.

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

Within 10 Miles off Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne: Eastbourne 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:

Eastbourne Crematorium, Hide Hollow Langney BN23 8AE Phone: 01323 761093 with a fee of approximately £900 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Eastbourne take place in care homes such as Avalon Nursing and Dementia Home or Carlisle Lodge. 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 Eastbourne?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Eastbourne. As funeral directors in Eastbourne 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 40 miles off Eastbourne.

Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground located at Eden Valley Woodland Burial Ground TN8 5LQ. Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground located at Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground BN6 9PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Eastbourne?
The Eastbourne Borough 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 Eastbourne Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Bourne is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Eastbourne near Eastbourne District General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Eastbourne District General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Eastbourne District General Hospital in Eastbourne then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Eastbourne?
The main newspaper is the Eastbourne Herald. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Eastbourne Herald allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Eastbourne) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Eastbourne?
Absolutely, in Eastbourne, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Eastbourne Hebrew Congregation' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Eastbourne there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in East Sussex?
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 Eastbourne 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 Eastbourne?
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 (Eastbourne) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Eastbourne?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Eastbourne. 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 Eastbourne Islamic Cultural Centre.