Best 5 Funeral Directors in Hartlepool

Discover funeral directors located in Hartlepool. 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

Derek Noble

Derek Noble


1 Hart Lane, Durham, TS26 8RJ

Open 24/7
Hartlepool Funeralcare

Hartlepool Funeralcare


Strathmore House, 10 Stockton Road, County Durham, TS25 1TY

Open 24/7
Joel D Kerr Funeral Services Hartlepool

Joel D Kerr Funeral Services Hartlepool


191 York Road, Hartlepool, TS26 9EE

Open 24/7
Masons Funeral Directors

Masons Funeral Directors


129 Park Road, County Durham, TS26 9HT

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Derek Noble, Hartlepool Funeralcare, Joel D Kerr Funeral Services Hartlepool, Masons Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Hartlepool is known for its maritime heritage, with attractions like the historic Hartlepool Quay and the HMS Trincomalee, a preserved Napoleonic-era frigate. The town is also recognized for the charming Hartlepool Marina, offering a scenic waterfront area. The death rate in Hartlepool is 1,079 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 89,610 people.

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How many funeral directors in Hartlepool?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 6 Funeral Directors in Hartlepool On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Hartlepool?

The typical cost of funerals in Hartlepool typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 20% and cremation accounting for 80% of the amount of funerals taking place in Hartlepool. 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 Platinum Flowers (Located on 89 Park Road, HARTLEPOOL TS26 9HP, Cleveland) or Florians Florist (Phone number 01429 276577) typically charge approximately between £76 up to £463 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 The Endless Knot Piercings or visiting their store at 17 Murray Street, Hartlepool.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Hartlepool?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Hartlepool 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 Hartlepool: Kirkleatham Memorial Park and Crematorium, Stranton Grange Cemetery and Crematorium, Stockton-on-Tees 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:

Kirkleatham Memorial Park and Crematorium, Fishpond Road TS11 8HH Phone: 01642 771041 with a fee of approximately £880 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Stranton Grange Cemetery and Crematorium, Tanfield Road TS25 5DD Phone: 01429 274517 with a fee of approximately £764 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Stockton-on-Tees Crematorium, Junction Road TS19 9NA Phone: 01642 527341 with a fee of approximately £796 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Hartlepool take place in care homes such as Yohden Hall Care Complex or Queens Meadow Care Home. 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 Hartlepool?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Hartlepool. As funeral directors in Hartlepool 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 40 miles off Hartlepool.

Woodland Cemetery Bishop Auckland located at Woodland Cemetery (Bishop Auckland) Middleton Road Bishop Auckland DL13 5RH. Seven Penny Meadow located at Seven Penny Meadow DH8 6BA. Belsay Woodland Burial Ground located at Belsay Woodland Burial Ground NE20 0DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Hartlepool?
The Hartlepool Borough 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 Hartlepool Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Tees is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Hartlepool near University Hospital of Hartlepool?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to University Hospital of Hartlepool. If someone has recently died at University Hospital of Hartlepool in Hartlepool then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Hartlepool?
The main newspaper is the Hartlepool Mail. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Hartlepool Mail allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Hartlepool) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Hartlepool?
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 County Durham?
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 Hartlepool 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 CM freelance chef services. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 62-64 murray street, Hartlepool, TS26 8PL. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Hartlepool?
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 (Hartlepool) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Hartlepool?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Hartlepool. 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 Muslim Welfare Association Hartlepool.