Best 5 Funeral Directors in Longbenton

Discover funeral directors located in Longbenton. 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

Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue

Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue


1 Hartleyburn Avenue, Tyne & Wear, NE31 2NJ

Open 24/7
Gary Staker Funeral Services Ltd

Gary Staker Funeral Services Ltd


40 Earsdon Rd, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9ST

Open 24/7
High Heaton Funeralcare

High Heaton Funeralcare


9-11 Benton Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE7 7DR

Open 24/7
Bush Funeral Directors

Bush Funeral Directors


79-83 Old Durham Road, Tyne and Wear, NE8 4BJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Longbenton is famous for its proximity to the iconic Angel of the North, a massive sculpture that has become a symbol of the North East region. The area is also known for the expansive Longbenton Park, providing green spaces, sports fields, and a play area. With a population of 37,858 people.

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How many funeral directors in Longbenton?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 47 Funeral Directors in Longbenton On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Longbenton?

The typical cost of funerals in Longbenton typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 18% and cremation accounting for 82% of the amount of funerals taking place in Longbenton. 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.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Longbenton?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Longbenton), Peter Johnson Funeral Directors Hartleyburn Avenue and Gary Staker Funeral Services Ltd all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Longbenton. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Longbenton.

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

Within 10 Miles off Longbenton 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 Longbenton: Whitley Bay Cemetery and Crematorium, West Road Crematorium, Tynemouth 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:

Whitley Bay Cemetery and Crematorium, Blyth Road NE26 4NH with a fee of approximately £950 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. West Road Crematorium, West Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2JL Phone: 0191 211 6941 with a fee of approximately £900 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Tynemouth Crematorium, Walton Avenue NE29 9NJ Phone: 0191 643 6070 with a fee of approximately £873 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Longbenton 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 Longbenton?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Longbenton. As funeral directors in Longbenton 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 2 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Longbenton.

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 Longbenton?
The Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Ouse Burn is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Longbenton near North Tyneside General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to North Tyneside General Hospital. If someone has recently died at North Tyneside General Hospital in Longbenton then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Longbenton?
The main newspaper is the ChronicleLive. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The ChronicleLive allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Longbenton) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Longbenton?
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 Tyne and Wear?
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 Longbenton 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 Longbenton?
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 (Longbenton) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Longbenton?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Longbenton. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.