Best 5 Funeral Directors in Lincoln

Discover funeral directors located in Lincoln. 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

Priestley Cockett Funeral Directors

Priestley Cockett Funeral Directors


1-3 Sunningdale Drive, Lincolnshire, LN6 7UD

Open 24/7
Pat Cook Funeral Services

Pat Cook Funeral Services


157-159 Burton Rd, Lincolnshire, LN1 3LW

Open 24/7
G W Rickels

G W Rickels


351 Hykeham Rd, Lincolnshire, LN6 8BH

Open 24/7
Jonathan Whiting Independent Funeral Directors

Jonathan Whiting Independent Funeral Directors


1-5 Queen St, Lincolnshire, LN5 8LB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Priestley Cockett Funeral Directors, Pat Cook Funeral Services, G W Rickels, Jonathan Whiting Independent Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Lincoln is renowned for its stunning Lincoln Cathedral, a magnificent example of Gothic architecture. The city is also famous for the medieval Lincoln Castle, which offers panoramic views of the city and hosts the Lincoln Magna Carta. The death rate in Lincoln is 1,014 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 105,447 people.

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How many funeral directors in Lincoln?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Lincoln?

The typical cost of funerals in Lincoln typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Lincoln. 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 'Ruby B Ceremonies – Celebrant' found on 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 Sykes Florist (Located on 320a High Street, LINCOLN LN5 7DW, Lincolnshire) or Chambers Florists (Phone number 01522 524169) typically charge approximately between £94 up to £472 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 Smiths The Jewellers or visiting their store at 26- 27, Sincil Street, Lincoln, LN5 7ET, Lincoln.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Lincoln?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Lincoln), Priestley Cockett Funeral Directors and Pat Cook Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Lincoln. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Lincoln.

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

Within 10 Miles off Lincoln 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 Lincoln: Lincoln City 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:

Lincoln City Crematorium, Washingborough Road LN4 1EF Phone: 01522 873646 with a fee of approximately £821 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 Lincoln take place in care homes such as Bassingham Care Centre or Grosvenor Hall 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 Lincoln?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Lincoln. As funeral directors in Lincoln 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 20 miles off Lincoln.

Respect Woodland Green Burial Park located at Respect Woodland Green Burial Park DN21 3AF. Norton Disney Big Wood Natural Burial Ground located at Norton Disney Big Wood Natural Burial Ground LN6 9QQ. Brightwater Green Burial Ground located at Brightwater Green Burial Ground LN8 2DA.
Where can you scatter ashes in Lincoln?
The City of Lincoln 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 City of Lincoln Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Witham is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Lincoln near Lincoln County Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Lincoln County Hospital. If someone has recently died at Lincoln County Hospital in Lincoln then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Lincoln?
The main newspaper is the Lincolnshire Echo. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Lincolnshire Echo allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Lincoln) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Lincoln?
Absolutely, in Lincoln, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Lincolnshire Jewish Community' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Lincoln there are 1 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Lincolnshire?
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 Lincoln 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 Food Art Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 40 Appleby way, Lincoln, LN6 0BU. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Lincoln?
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 (Lincoln) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Lincoln?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Lincoln. 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 Islamic Community Centre.