Best 5 Funeral Directors in Heckmondwike

Discover funeral directors located in Heckmondwike. 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

Potters Funeral Service

Potters Funeral Service


63 Old Lane, West Yorkshire, BD11 2JN

Open 24/7
George Brooke Ltd

George Brooke Ltd


14 Sharp Street, West Yorkshire, WF13 1QZ

Open 24/7
Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton

Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton


53 Bradford Rd, West Yorkshire, BD19 3LB

Open 24/7
Gateway Funeral Services Birkenshaw

Gateway Funeral Services Birkenshaw


Arnold House, Southfield Terrace, Bradford, BD11 2AN

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Potters Funeral Service, George Brooke Ltd, Gateway Funeral Services Cleckheaton, Gateway Funeral Services Birkenshaw. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Heckmondwike is a town in West Yorkshire, England, known for its textile heritage and the impressive St. James's Church. The town is also home to Red House Museum, a historic textile mill that showcases the region's industrial past. Visitors can learn about the town's history and explore the surrounding countryside. With a population of 12,658 people.

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How many funeral directors in Heckmondwike?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 36 Funeral Directors in Heckmondwike On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Heckmondwike?

The typical cost of funerals in Heckmondwike typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Heckmondwike. 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 'True To You Celebrancy' 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 Flowers By Salindras (Located on 23 Market Street, HECKMONDWIKE WF16 0EU, West Yorkshire) or Jacaranda Florists (Phone number 01924 407749) typically charge approximately between £89 up to £466 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Heckmondwike?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Heckmondwike there are 7 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Heckmondwike: Wakefield Crematorium, Scholemoor Cemetery and Crematorium, Rawdon 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:

Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane WF4 3JA Phone: 01924 307446 with a fee of approximately £898 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Scholemoor Cemetery and Crematorium, Necropolis Road Lidget Green BD7 2PS Phone: 01274 433900 with a fee of approximately £864 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Rawdon Crematorium, ​Leeds Rd Rawdon LS19 6JP Phone: 0113 378 8196 with a fee of approximately £800 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Heckmondwike take place in care homes such as Newlands Hall or Barchester Spen Court 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 Heckmondwike?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Heckmondwike. As funeral directors in Heckmondwike 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 Heckmondwike.

Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS.
Where can you scatter ashes in Heckmondwike?
The West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Calder is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Heckmondwike near Valley View Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Valley View Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Valley View Health Centre in Heckmondwike then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Heckmondwike?
The main newspaper in Heckmondwike is the Batley & Birstall News. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Heckmondwike) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Heckmondwike?
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 West Yorkshire?
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 Heckmondwike 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 Consultant Services Group. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Station Ln, Heckmondwike WF16 0NF, Heckmondwike, WF16 0NF. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Heckmondwike?
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 (Heckmondwike) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Heckmondwike?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Heckmondwike. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.