Best 4 Funeral Directors in Elgin

Discover funeral directors located in Elgin. 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

Steven Thomson Son Funeral Directors

Steven Thomson Son Funeral Directors


Dunchattan, James Street, Moray, IV31 6QZ

Open 24/7
William Watson

William Watson


17 Blackfriars Rd, Moray, IV30 1TY

Open 24/7
Angela Forsyth Funeral Director

Angela Forsyth Funeral Director


40 East High St, Moray, IV30 4EJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Steven Thomson Son Funeral Directors, William Watson, Angela Forsyth Funeral Director. See the following link to find parking:

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

About City

Elgin is recognized for its association with Elgin Cathedral, a magnificent medieval cathedral ruins that stand as a testament to the town's rich history. The town is also known for its connection to the Glen Moray Distillery, where visitors can learn about the whisky-making process and sample local spirits. With a population of 24,760 people.

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How many funeral directors in Elgin?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 3 Funeral Directors in Elgin On this page we have listed 3 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Elgin?

The typical cost of funerals in Elgin typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Elgin. 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 'Onie Tibbitt, Agnostic Scotland' found on with 19 Reviews, 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 Room to Bloom (Located on 28 Thunderton Place, ELGIN IV30 1BG, Moray) or The Bay Tree Florists (Phone number 01343 551488) typically charge approximately between £86 up to £455 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 Little the Jewellers, Commerce Street or visiting their store at 15 Commerce Street, Elgin.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Elgin?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Elgin), Steven Thomson Son Funeral Directors and William Watson all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Elgin. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Elgin.

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

Within 10 Miles off Elgin 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 Elgin: Moray 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:

Moray Crematorium, Broadley AB56 5HQ Phone: 01542 850488 with a fee of approximately £823 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Elgin take place in care homes. 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 Elgin?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Elgin. As funeral directors in Elgin 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 40 miles off Elgin.

Clovery Woods of Rest located at Clovery Woods of Rest AB53 8QR.
Where can you scatter ashes in Elgin?
The Moray 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 Moray Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Lossie is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Elgin near Dr Gray's Hospital?
There are 4 funeral undertakers close to Dr Gray's Hospital. If someone has recently died at Dr Gray's Hospital in Elgin then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Elgin?
The main newspaper is the Northern Scot. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Northern Scot allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Elgin) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Elgin?
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 Moray?
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 Elgin 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 Elgin?
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 (Elgin) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Elgin?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Elgin. 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 Jamia Islamic Centre Trust.

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