Best 5 Funeral Directors in Hereford

Discover funeral directors located in Hereford. 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

Bayley Brothers Hereford

Bayley Brothers Hereford


17-19 Cotterell St, Herefordshire, HR4 0HH

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Hereford

Co Op Funeralcare Hereford


49 Eign Gate, Herefordshire, HR4 0AB

Open 24/7
Cathedral Funeral Service Hereford Ltd

Cathedral Funeral Service Hereford Ltd


55 St. Owen St, Herefordshire, HR1 2JQ

Open 24/7
Dawe Brothers Funeral Directors Holme Lacy Road

Dawe Brothers Funeral Directors Holme Lacy Road


Holme Lacy Road, Herefordshire, HR2 6BZ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Bayley Brothers Hereford, Co Op Funeralcare Hereford, Cathedral Funeral Service Hereford Ltd, Dawe Brothers Funeral Directors Holme Lacy Road. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Hereford is famous for its stunning Hereford Cathedral, home to the famous Mappa Mundi, a medieval map of the world. The city is also renowned for the charming Hereford Cider Museum, celebrating the region's cider-making heritage. With a population of 63,689 people.

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How many funeral directors in Hereford?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 8 Funeral Directors in Hereford On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Hereford?

The typical cost of funerals in Hereford typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Hereford. 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 'The Alternative Celebrant' 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 Beehive Florist (Located on 47 Widemarsh Street, HEREFORD HR4 9EA, Herefordshire) or Hillmans (Phone number 01432 276098) typically charge approximately between £79 up to £452 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 Body Piercing By Torz at Studio 100 or visiting their store at Studio 100, 104-106 Widemarsh Street, Hereford.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Hereford?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Hereford there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Hereford: Hereford Crematorium and Cemetery, 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:

Hereford Crematorium and Cemetery, Westfaling Street HR4 0JE Phone: 01432 383200 with a fee of approximately £912 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days.

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

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 Hereford take place in care homes such as Holmer Court Care Home or Charnwood Country Residence. 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 Hereford?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Hereford. As funeral directors in Hereford 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 Hereford.

Humber Woodland of Remembrance located at Humber Woodland of Remembrance HR6 0NE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Hereford?
The Herefordshire 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 Herefordshire Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wye is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Hereford near Hereford County Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Hereford County Hospital. If someone has recently died at Hereford County Hospital in Hereford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Hereford?
The main newspaper is the Hereford Times. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Hereford Times allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Hereford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Hereford?
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 Herefordshire?
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 Hereford 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 Cakes and Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 44A Eign Gate, Hereford, HR4 0AB. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Hereford?
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 (Hereford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Hereford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Hereford. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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