Best 5 Funeral Directors in Formby

Discover funeral directors located in Formby. 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

Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale

Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale


82 Station Road, Merseyside, PR8 3HW

Open 24/7
Barringtons Independent Funeral Services Formby

Barringtons Independent Funeral Services Formby


49 Liverpool Road, Merseyside, L37 6BT

Open 24/7
Coyne Bros Funeral Directors Formby

Coyne Bros Funeral Directors Formby


3 Old Mill Lane, Liverpool, L37 3PE

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Crosby

Co Op Funeralcare Crosby


50-52 Liverpool Road, Crosby, Merseyside, L23 5SG

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Formby is known for its association with Formby Beach, a stunning stretch of coastline with sand dunes and scenic walking trails. The town is recognized for its connection to Formby Pinewoods, a nature reserve and home to a unique population of red squirrels. With a population of 23,365 people.

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How many funeral directors in Formby?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Formby?

The typical cost of funerals in Formby typically sits around £3037 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Formby. 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 Celebrant Ceremonies' 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 The Flower Barn (Located on , FORMBY L37, Merseyside) or The Bloom Room (Phone number 01704 831220) typically charge approximately between £100 up to £458 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 Hallmark Jewellers Formby or visiting their store at 8 The Cloisters Halsall Lane, Formby.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Formby?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Formby), Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale and Barringtons Independent Funeral Services Formby all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Formby. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Formby.

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

Within 30 Miles off Formby there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Formby: West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, Thornton Garden of Rest Crematorium, Southport Crematorium and Cemeteries, 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:

West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, Pippin St Burscough L40 7SP Phone: 01704 898840 with a fee of approximately £760 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Thornton Garden of Rest Crematorium, Lydiate Lane L23 1TP Phone: 0151 924 5143 with a fee of approximately £843 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Southport Crematorium and Cemeteries, Southport Road Scarisbrick PR8 5JQ Phone: 01704 533443 with a fee of approximately £888 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

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

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 Formby 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 Formby?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Formby. As funeral directors in Formby 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 Formby.

Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Formby?
The Merseyside 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 Merseyside Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Alt is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Formby near Formby Clinic?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Formby Clinic. If someone has recently died at Formby Clinic in Formby then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Formby?
The main newspaper in Formby is the Formby Times. It provides local news and events coverage, including obituaries, which can be found in the classified section of the newspaper or on its website. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Formby) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Formby?
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 Merseyside?
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 Formby 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 Formby?
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 (Formby) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Formby?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Formby. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.