Best 4 Funeral Directors in Ely

Discover funeral directors located in Ely. 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

Ely Funeral Directors Tower Rd

Ely Funeral Directors Tower Rd


4 Tower Rd, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4HW

Open 24/7
Ely Funeral Directors Forehill

Ely Funeral Directors Forehill


30 Forehill, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4AF

Open 24/7
R J Pepper Son Ltd Ely Ponts Hill

R J Pepper Son Ltd Ely Ponts Hill


2 Ponts Hill, Cambridgeshire, CB6 1PZ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Ely Funeral Directors Tower Rd, Ely Funeral Directors Forehill, R J Pepper Son Ltd Ely Ponts Hill. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Ely is recognized for its association with Ely Cathedral, a magnificent medieval cathedral that dominates the town's skyline and is known for its stunning architecture and intricate carvings. The town is famous for its connection to the River Great Ouse, which flows through Ely and provides scenic river walks and boating opportunities. With a population of 20,255 people.

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How many funeral directors in Ely?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Ely?

The typical cost of funerals in Ely typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Ely. 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 Thyme on St Mary's (Located on 30 St. Marys Street, ELY CB7 4ES, Cambridgeshire) or Enchanted Flowers (Phone number 07842 165 417) typically charge approximately between £86 up to £474 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Ely?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Ely there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Ely: Fenland Crematorium, Cambridge City 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:

Fenland Crematorium, Knights End Road PE15 0YJ Phone: 01354 650577 with a fee of approximately £870 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Cambridge City Crematorium, Huntingdon Road CB3 0JJ Phone: 01223 458000 with a fee of approximately £903 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 20 % of all deaths in Ely take place in care homes such as Littleport Grange Residential Home or Vera James 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 Ely?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Ely. As funeral directors in Ely 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 Ely.

The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground located at The Arbory Trust Woodland Burial Ground CB23 7BN.
Where can you scatter ashes in Ely?
The Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Great Ouse is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Ely near St Mary's Surgery?
There are 4 funeral undertakers close to St Mary's Surgery. If someone has recently died at St Mary's Surgery in Ely then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Ely?
The main newspaper in Ely is the Ely Standard. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Ely) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Ely?
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 Cambridgeshire?
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 Ely 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 Ely?
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 (Ely) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Ely?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Ely. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.