Best 4 Funeral Directors in Forres

Discover funeral directors located in Forres. 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

Smith Catto

Smith Catto


Clovenside Funeral Home, Clovenside Rd, Moray, IV36 3BU

Open 24/7
Tom Ross Sons

Tom Ross Sons


8 Orchard Rd, Moray, IV36 1PJ

Open 24/7
Andrew Smith Funeral Directors Ltd

Andrew Smith Funeral Directors Ltd


20 High St, Moray, IV36 1DB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Forres is a town in Moray, Scotland, known for its rich history and picturesque setting. The town is home to the famous Sueno's Stone, an impressive Pictish monument, and the picturesque Grant Park, which hosts the annual European Pipe Band Championships. Forres is also close to the stunning Findhorn Bay, a popular spot for birdwatching and coastal walks. With a population of 10,100 people.

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How many funeral directors in Forres?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Forres?

The typical cost of funerals in Forres typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 20% and cremation accounting for 80% of the amount of funerals taking place in Forres. 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 Village Greenery (Located on 44 High Street, FORRES IV36 1PF, Moray) or Wild Blossom Floristry (Phone number 01309 679220) typically charge approximately between £84 up to £453 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Forres?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Forres), Smith Catto and Tom Ross Sons all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Forres. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Forres.

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

Within 10 Miles off Forres 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 Forres: Moray Crematorium, Inverness 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 £878 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Inverness Crematorium, Kilvean Road IV3 8JN Phone: 01463 717849 with a fee of approximately £787 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Forres 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 Forres?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 60 miles radius off Forres. As funeral directors in Forres 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 60 miles off Forres.

Clovery Woods of Rest located at Clovery Woods of Rest AB53 8QR.
Where can you scatter ashes in Forres?
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 Findhorn is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Forres near Forres Health Centre?
There are 4 funeral undertakers close to Forres Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Forres Health Centre in Forres then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Forres?
The main newspaper for Forres is the Northern Scot. 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 (Forres) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Forres?
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 Forres 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 Forres?
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 (Forres) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Forres?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Forres. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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