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Best 3 Funeral Directors in Market Drayton

Discover funeral directors located in Market Drayton. 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

J R Williams

J R Williams


Smithfield Road, Shropshire, TF9 1EW

Open 24/7
Market Drayton Funeral Service

Market Drayton Funeral Service


3 Shropshire St, Shropshire, TF9 3BZ

Open 24/7

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


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About City

Market Drayton is a market town in Shropshire, England, known for its traditional street market that has been held for over 750 years. The town is also famous for its association with the gingerbread industry, and visitors can learn about the history of gingerbread making at the Gingerbread Heritage Centre. The nearby Adderley Hall and gardens provide a peaceful setting for walks and picnics. With a population of 12,218 people.

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How many funeral directors in Market Drayton?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 2 Funeral Directors in Market Drayton On this page we have listed 2 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Market Drayton?

The typical cost of funerals in Market Drayton typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Market Drayton. 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 'Top Note Ceremonies ‘At Your Service’' found on thecelebrantdirectory.co.uk, 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 Cooke & Thomas (Located on 3 High Street, MARKET DRAYTON TF9 1PY, Shropshire) or Flores Diem (Phone number 01630 652808) typically charge approximately between £83 up to £471 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Market Drayton?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Market Drayton there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Market Drayton: Telford Crematorium, Bradwell Crematorium, Crewe 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:

Telford Crematorium, Redhill TF2 9NJ Phone: 01952 610612 with a fee of approximately £796 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Bradwell Crematorium, Chatterley Close Bradwell ST5 8LE Phone: 01782 635498 with a fee of approximately £908 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Crewe Crematorium, Cemetery grounds Market Close CW1 2NA Phone: 01270 685545 with a fee of approximately £832 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Market Drayton take place in care homes such as Beech House Nursing Home or Tunstall Hall Care Centre. 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 Market Drayton?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Market Drayton. As funeral directors in Market Drayton 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 Market Drayton.

Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground located at Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground SY13 3NH. Swanlow Park Cemetery located at Swanlow Park Cemetery CW7 4DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Market Drayton?
The Shropshire 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 Shropshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Tern is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Market Drayton near Market Drayton Medical Practice?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Market Drayton Medical Practice. If someone has recently died at Market Drayton Medical Practice in Market Drayton then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Market Drayton?
The main newspaper in Market Drayton is the Shropshire Star. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Market Drayton) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Market Drayton?
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 Shropshire?
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 Market Drayton 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 Market Drayton?
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 (Market Drayton) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Market Drayton?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Market Drayton. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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