Best 5 Funeral Directors in Melton Mowbray

Discover funeral directors located in Melton Mowbray. 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

Melton And The Vale Independent Funeral Directors

Melton And The Vale Independent Funeral Directors


44 Mill Street, Leicestershire, LE13 1AY 

Open 24/7
Richard Barnes Funeral Director

Richard Barnes Funeral Director


Wilton Road, Leicestershire, LE13 0UJ

Open 24/7
Shane Mousley Son Ltd

Shane Mousley Son Ltd


34 Cranmere Rd, Leicestershire, LE13 1TB

Open 24/7
The Co Operative Funeralcare Melton Mowbray

The Co Operative Funeralcare Melton Mowbray


33 Scalford Road, Leicestershire, LE13 1JY

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Melton Mowbray is famous for its association with Melton Mowbray Pork Pies and Stilton Cheese, both traditional British food products that originated in the town. The town is also renowned for its annual Melton Mowbray Food Festival, celebrating local culinary delights. With a population of 27,408 people.

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How many funeral directors in Melton Mowbray?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Melton Mowbray?

The typical cost of funerals in Melton Mowbray typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Melton Mowbray. 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 'Sonal Dave' 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 The Flower Basin (Located on 37 Burton Street, MELTON MOWBRAY LE13 1AF, Leicestershire) or Lilly Rose Flower Designs (Phone number 07507 641 028) typically charge approximately between £79 up to £475 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 Pearces The Jewellers or visiting their store at 29 Sherrard Street, Melton Mowbray.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Melton Mowbray?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Melton Mowbray), Melton And The Vale Independent Funeral Directors and Richard Barnes Funeral Director all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Melton Mowbray. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Melton Mowbray.

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

Within 10 Miles off Melton Mowbray there are 5 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Melton Mowbray: Grantham Crematorium, Wilford Hill Crematorium, Loughborough 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:

Grantham Crematorium, Harrowby Road NG31 9DT Phone: 01476 590905 with a fee of approximately £843 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days. Wilford Hill Crematorium, Loughborough Road West Bridgford NG2 7FE Phone: 0115 915 2340 with a fee of approximately £736 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Loughborough Crematorium, Leicester Road LE11 2AF Phone: 01509 230240 with a fee of approximately £795 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 20 % of all deaths in Melton Mowbray take place in care homes such as Framland Residential Home or Hunters Lodge Residential 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 Melton Mowbray?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Melton Mowbray. As funeral directors in Melton Mowbray 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 Melton Mowbray.

The Willows Natural Burial Ground located at The Willows Natural Burial Ground LE7 3RZ. Markfield Natural Burial Ground located at Markfield Natural Burial Ground LE67 9TB.
Where can you scatter ashes in Melton Mowbray?
The Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Eye is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Melton Mowbray near Melton Mowbray Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Melton Mowbray Hospital. If someone has recently died at Melton Mowbray Hospital in Melton Mowbray then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Melton Mowbray?
The main newspaper is the Melton Times. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Melton Times allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Melton Mowbray) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Melton Mowbray?
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 Leicestershire?
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 Melton Mowbray 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 Melton Mowbray?
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 (Melton Mowbray) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Melton Mowbray?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Melton Mowbray. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.