Best 5 Funeral Directors in Marple

Discover funeral directors located in Marple. 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

George Hill Funeral Directors

George Hill Funeral Directors


71 London Road, Stockport, SK7 4AX

Open 24/7
G W Turner Funeral Directors

G W Turner Funeral Directors


125 Old Chapel Street, Stockport, SK3 9HA

Open 24/7
G Burdett Funeral Services

G Burdett Funeral Services


6 Buxton Road, Stockport, SK6 8BH

Open 24/7
Brian Sharples Son Ltd Sunningdale House

Brian Sharples Son Ltd Sunningdale House


Sunningdale House, 2-4 Stockport Rd East, Stockport, SK6 1AL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Marple is famous for its association with the Marple Locks, a flight of 16 canal locks on the Peak Forest Canal, attracting visitors who enjoy walking along the towpath and observing the canal boats. The town is also known for its connection to Marple Bridge, a picturesque village within Marple that features charming cottages, a stone bridge, and a sense of rural tranquility. With a population of 18,593 people.

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How many funeral directors in Marple?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 38 Funeral Directors in Marple On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Marple?

The typical cost of funerals in Marple typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Marple. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

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 Paul David Jewellery or visiting their store at 28-32 Market Street, Marple.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Marple?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Marple), George Hill Funeral Directors and G W Turner Funeral Directors all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Marple. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Marple.

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

Within 10 Miles off Marple there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Marple: The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Stockport Crematorium and Cemetery, Macclesfield 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:

The Manchester Crematorium Ltd, Barlow Moor Road Chorlton-cum-Hardy M21 7GZ Phone: 0161 881 5269 with a fee of approximately £797 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Stockport Crematorium and Cemetery, Buxton Road Heaviley SK2 6LS Phone: 0161 480 5221 with a fee of approximately £882 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Macclesfield Crematorium, Cemetery grounds Prestbury Road SK10 3BU Phone: 01625 383946 with a fee of approximately £929 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Marple 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 Marple?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Marple. As funeral directors in Marple 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 Marple.

Friends of Nature Burial Ground located at Friends of Nature Burial Ground Graveyard Farm, Newton Hall Lane Mobberley WA16 7LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Marple?
The Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Goyt is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Marple near Marple Cottage Surgery?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Marple Cottage Surgery. If someone has recently died at Marple Cottage Surgery in Marple then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Marple?
The main newspaper in Marple is the Stockport Express. 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 (Marple) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Marple?
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 Greater Manchester?
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 Marple 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 Marple?
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 (Marple) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Marple?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Marple. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.