Best 5 Funeral Directors in Exeter

Discover funeral directors located in Exeter. 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

Peter Frank Turl Independent Funeral Directors

Peter Frank Turl Independent Funeral Directors


16 Victoria Rd, Devon, EX3 0EU

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Cowick Street Exeter

Co Op Funeralcare Cowick Street Exeter


119 Cowick Street, St. Thomas, Devon, EX4 1JD

Open 24/7
Exeter District Funeral Service

Exeter District Funeral Service


210 Topsham Road, Devon, EX2 6AA

Open 24/7
Isca Funeral Service Limited

Isca Funeral Service Limited


Constable Court, Fore Street, Devon, EX1 2QJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peter Frank Turl Independent Funeral Directors, Co Op Funeralcare Cowick Street Exeter, Exeter District Funeral Service, Isca Funeral Service Limited. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is St James' Park (Exeter) Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

About City

Exeter is known for its stunning Exeter Cathedral, a magnificent example of Gothic architecture. The city is also famous for its historic Underground Passages, a unique network of medieval tunnels. The death rate in Exeter is 1,116 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 123,379 people.

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How many funeral directors in Exeter?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 12 Funeral Directors in Exeter On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Exeter?

The typical cost of funerals in Exeter typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Exeter. 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 'Victoria Graham' 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 Jane's Florists (Located on 5 Wardrew Road, St. Thomas, EXETER EX4 1HB, Devon) or Dunstans of Heavitree (Phone number 01392 274133) typically charge approximately between £92 up to £466 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 Pandora or visiting their store at Unit 4, Bedford Street, Princesshay, Exeter.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Exeter typically ranging from £1003 up to £2491 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Exeter. Please find the following details: Orchard Stonemasons Address: Stone Robots Silverton Devon, Exeter, Devon, rx5 4bu. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Exeter?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Exeter 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 Exeter: Exeter and Devon Crematorium, East Devon 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:

Exeter and Devon Crematorium, Topsham Road EX2 6EU Phone: 01392 496333 with a fee of approximately £883 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. East Devon Crematorium, London Road Whimple EX5 2PT Phone: 01404 823017 with a fee of approximately £855 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Exeter take place in care homes such as Cadogan Court or Dove Tree 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 Exeter?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Exeter. As funeral directors in Exeter 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Exeter.

Littleham Churchyard located at Littleham Churchyard EX8 2AB. Crossways Woodland Burials located at Crossways Woodland Burials EX6 6JD. Beer Cross Woodland Burials located at Beer Cross Woodland Burials EX20 2RY.
Where can you scatter ashes in Exeter?
The Exeter City 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 Exeter City Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Exe is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Exeter near Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital. If someone has recently died at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in Exeter then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Exeter?
The main newspaper is the Express & Echo. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Express & Echo allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Exeter) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Exeter?
Absolutely, in Exeter, 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 'Exeter Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Exeter there are 1 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Devon?
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 Exeter 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 M.Welsh Catering Services. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Unit 7 Gidleys Meadow, Exeter, EX6 7QB. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Exeter?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. The funeral ceremony itself typically takes place at the Sikh temple at 46 Clifton Street, Exeter, Devon. However, the decision on the choice of temple, home, or any other location is entirely up to you. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Exeter) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Exeter?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Exeter. 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 Mosque and Islamic Centre for the South West.