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Best 5 Funeral Directors in Great Harwood

Discover funeral directors located in Great Harwood. 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

Hyndburn Funeral Service

Hyndburn Funeral Service


336 Union Rd, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, BB5 3JD

Open 24/7
Burnley District Funeral Services

Burnley District Funeral Services


Rosegrove Funeral Home, 18 Rosegrove Lane, Lancashire, BB12 6HX

Open 24/7
Birtwistle Rishton Funeral Directors

Birtwistle Rishton Funeral Directors


29 Queen St, Lancashire, BB6 7SA

Open 24/7
Barton Hallworth Funeral Service

Barton Hallworth Funeral Service


The Old Fox Hill, 136-138 Union Rd, Lancashire, BB5 3DR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Great Harwood is a town in Lancashire, England, known for its textile manufacturing history. The town features impressive mill buildings and remnants of its industrial past. Visitors can explore the local history at the Haworth Art Gallery and enjoy the scenic beauty of the nearby Ribble Valley. With a population of 10,851 people.

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How many funeral directors in Great Harwood?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 16 Funeral Directors in Great Harwood On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Great Harwood?

The typical cost of funerals in Great Harwood typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Great Harwood. 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 'Woodside Celebrants' found on thecelebrantdirectory.co.uk 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 Wow Flowers by Gareths (Located on 49 Queen Street, GREAT& HARWOOD BB6 7QP, Lancashire) typically charge approximately between £94 up to £457 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Great Harwood?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Great Harwood), Hyndburn Funeral Service and Burnley District Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Great Harwood. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Great Harwood.

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

Within 10 Miles off Great Harwood there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Great Harwood: Pleasington Crematorium, Burnley Crematorium, Accrington 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:

Pleasington Crematorium, Pleasington Cemetery Tower Road BB2 5LE Phone: 01254 202021 with a fee of approximately £930 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Burnley Crematorium, Accrington Road BB11 5DD Phone: 01282 477148 with a fee of approximately £771 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Accrington Crematorium, Burnley Road BB5 6HA Phone: 01254 232933 with a fee of approximately £727 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Great Harwood 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 Great Harwood?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Great Harwood. As funeral directors in Great Harwood 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 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Great Harwood.

Brocklands Woodland Burial located at Brocklands Woodland Burial BD24 0LJ. 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 Great Harwood?
The Lancashire 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 Lancashire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Calder is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Great Harwood near Great Harwood Medical Group?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Great Harwood Medical Group. If someone has recently died at Great Harwood Medical Group in Great Harwood then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Great Harwood?
The main newspaper in Great Harwood is the Lancashire Telegraph. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Great Harwood) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Great Harwood?
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 Lancashire?
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 Great Harwood 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 Great Harwood?
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 (Great Harwood) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Great Harwood?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Great Harwood. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.