Best 5 Funeral Directors in Glasgow

Discover funeral directors located in Glasgow. 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

Partick Funeralcare

Partick Funeralcare


310 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G11 6TD

Open 24/7
Parkhead Funeralcare

Parkhead Funeralcare


214 Westmuir St, Parkhead, Glasgow City, G31 5BS

Open 24/7
Bridgeton Funeralcare Inc Taylor Brothers

Bridgeton Funeralcare Inc Taylor Brothers


517 London Road, Glasgow, G40 1NQ

Open 24/7
Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang

Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang


10 Johnson Drive, Cambuslang, South Lanarkshire, G72 8JW

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Partick Funeralcare, Parkhead Funeralcare, Bridgeton Funeralcare Inc Taylor Brothers, Birrell Corrance Funeral Directors Cambuslang. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Glasgow is famous for its vibrant arts and music scene, with notable landmarks like the Glasgow School of Art and the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. The city is also known for its bustling shopping district along Buchanan Street. With a population of 612,040 people.

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How many funeral directors in Glasgow?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 88 Funeral Directors in Glasgow On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Glasgow?

The typical cost of funerals in Glasgow typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 20% and cremation accounting for 80% of the amount of funerals taking place in Glasgow. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

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 Oliver Bonas or visiting their store at Unit 11 Gordon Street Glasgow Central Station, Glasgow.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Glasgow typically ranging from £1043 up to £2465 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 2 memorial masons in Glasgow. Please find the following details: McLaren Stone Address: 205 Ashgill Road, Glasgow, Central Scotland, G22 7sb. Stonemasons Glasgow Address: Clyde Office, 48 West George Street, Glasgow, Glasgow, G2 1BP.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Glasgow?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Glasgow there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Glasgow: Woodside Crematorium, The Linn Crematorium, South Lanarkshire 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:

Woodside Crematorium, 46 Broomlands St, Paisley PA1 2NP Phone: 0141 889 2260 with a fee of approximately £911 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. The Linn Crematorium, 413 Lainshaw Drive G45 9SP Phone: 0141 634 2121 with a fee of approximately £903 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. South Lanarkshire Crematorium, 31 Sydes Brae, Blantyre, Glasgow G72 0TL Phone: 0303 123 1016 with a fee of approximately £849 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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

Craufurdland Woods located at Craufurdland Woods KA3 6BY.
Where can you scatter ashes in Glasgow?
The Glasgow 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 Glasgow City Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Clyde is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Glasgow near Queen Elizabeth University Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. If someone has recently died at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Glasgow?
The main newspaper is the Daily Record. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Daily Record allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online At Rosy Funeral Directors (Glasgow) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Glasgow?
Absolutely, in Glasgow, 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 'Garnethill Synagogue' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Glasgow there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Lanarkshire?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Glasgow specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Hindu Temple Glasgow.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Glasgow 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 Millar Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 53 Bothwell Ln, Glasgow G2 6TS, Glasgow, G2 6TS. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Glasgow?
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 163 Nithsdale Road, Pollockshields, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G41 2AL. 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 (Glasgow) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Glasgow?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Glasgow. 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 Woodfarm Education Centre, Shia Ithna Ashri Mosque, Shia Ithna Ashri Islamic Centre.