Best 5 Funeral Directors in Melksham

Discover funeral directors located in Melksham. 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

Co Op Funeralcare Trowbridge

Co Op Funeralcare Trowbridge


4 Wicker Hill, Wiltshire, BA14 8JS

Open 24/7
C S Bowyer Funeral Directors Trowbridge

C S Bowyer Funeral Directors Trowbridge


3 St Thomas Road, Wiltshire, BA14 8SF

Open 24/7
D J Bewley Funeral Directors Trowbridge

D J Bewley Funeral Directors Trowbridge


4 Ushers Ct, Manvers Street, Wiltshire, BA14 8GH

Open 24/7
D J Bewley Funeral Directors Melksham

D J Bewley Funeral Directors Melksham


15 Bank Street, Wiltshire, SN12 6LE

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Melksham is recognized for its association with the Melksham Market Place, a historic town center featuring a market cross and a range of independent shops, cafes, and restaurants. The town is famous for its connection to the Kennet and Avon Canal, a picturesque waterway that passes through Melksham and offers opportunities for boating and walking. With a population of 19,681 people.

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How many funeral directors in Melksham?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 7 Funeral Directors in Melksham On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Melksham?

The typical cost of funerals in Melksham typically sits around £3052 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Melksham. 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 'Wendy Harrington' found on, 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 Flower Care (Located on 24 High Street, MELKSHAM SN12 6LA, Wiltshire) or Flowers In Focus (Phone number 01225 709008) typically charge approximately between £77 up to £468 for funeral flower arrangements.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Melksham typically ranging from £1014 up to £2374 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Melksham. Please find the following details: Wiltshire Stonemasons Address: The Old Dairy, Lower Farm, The Street, Broughton Gifford, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 8PS. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Melksham?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Melksham), Co Op Funeralcare Trowbridge and C S Bowyer Funeral Directors Trowbridge all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Melksham. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Melksham.

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

Within 10 Miles off Melksham 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 Melksham: West Wiltshire 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:

West Wiltshire Crematorium, Devizes Road Semington BA14 6HL Phone: 01380 871101 with a fee of approximately £850 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Melksham take place in care homes such as Mavern House Nursing Home or Blenheim House 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 Melksham?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Melksham. As funeral directors in Melksham 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 Melksham.

Arnos Vale located at Arnos Vale BS4 3EW.
Where can you scatter ashes in Melksham?
The Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Avon is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Melksham near Melksham Community Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Melksham Community Hospital. If someone has recently died at Melksham Community Hospital in Melksham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Melksham?
The main newspaper in Melksham is the Wiltshire Times. 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 (Melksham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Melksham?
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 Wiltshire?
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 Melksham 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 Melksham?
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 (Melksham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Melksham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Melksham. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.