Best 5 Funeral Directors in Lanark

Discover funeral directors located in Lanark. 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

Carluke Funeralcare

Carluke Funeralcare


19 High Street, Lanarkshire, ML8 4AL

Open 24/7
Henry Dorricott Funeral Directors Woodstock Rd

Henry Dorricott Funeral Directors Woodstock Rd


10 Woodstock Rd, South Lanarkshire, ML11 7DH

Open 24/7
Henry Dorricott Funeral Directors Bakers Brae

Henry Dorricott Funeral Directors Bakers Brae


1 Bakers Brae, South Lanarkshire, ML11 0EP

Open 24/7
Ian Brown Funeral Director

Ian Brown Funeral Director


81-83 Lanark Road, South Lanarkshire, ML11 8QQ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Lanark is a town in South Lanarkshire, Scotland, known for its rich history and historic landmarks. The town is home to the impressive ruins of Lanark Castle and St Nicholas' Church, both dating back to medieval times. Lanark is also close to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of New Lanark, a well-preserved 18th-century cotton mill village. With a population of 9,050 people.

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How many funeral directors in Lanark?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Lanark?

The typical cost of funerals in Lanark typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Lanark. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

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 Leslie Strachan (Located on 29 High Street, LANARK ML11 7LU, South Lanarkshire) or Flowers of Scotland (Phone number 01555 666619) typically charge approximately between £86 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 Crown Jewlz or visiting their store at carstairs village, Lanark.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Lanark?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Lanark there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Lanark: South Lanarkshire Crematorium, Holytown 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:

South Lanarkshire Crematorium, 31 Sydes Brae, Blantyre, Glasgow G72 0TL Phone: 0303 123 1016 with a fee of approximately £891 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Holytown Crematorium, Memorial Way ML1 5RU Phone: 01698 730730 with a fee of approximately £919 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 20 % of all deaths in Lanark 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 Lanark?
Yes there is 8 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Lanark. As funeral directors in Lanark 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 Lanark.

Southfield Lane Cemetery located at Southfield Lane Cemetery Southfield Lane Cemetery York YO23 3QB. Woodland Burial at Shawfield Cemetery located at Woodland Burial at Shawfield Cemetery Shawpark Road TD7 4EE. Woodland Burial at Monkton and Prestwick Cemetery located at Woodland Burial at Monkton and Prestwick Cemetery Main Street Monkton KA9 1BB.
Where can you scatter ashes in Lanark?
The North Lanarkshire 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 North Lanarkshire Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Clyde is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Lanark near Lanark Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Lanark Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Lanark Health Centre in Lanark then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Lanark?
The local newspaper in Lanark is called the Carluke Gazette, which covers the South Lanarkshire area. Obituaries are included in the paper and are typically written by family members or funeral directors. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Lanark) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Lanark?
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 Lanarkshire?
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 Lanark 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 Lanark?
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 (Lanark) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Lanark?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Lanark. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.