Best 5 Funeral Directors in Merthyr Tydfil

Discover funeral directors located in Merthyr Tydfil. 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

Patricia Griffiths Son Funeral Services

Patricia Griffiths Son Funeral Services


Parkside Funeral Home, Colenso Terrace, Caerphilly, NP22 5NQ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Aberdare

Co Op Funeralcare Aberdare


East Avenue, Gadlys, Mid Glamorgan, CF44 8AS

Open 24/7
Chris Davies Funeral Service

Chris Davies Funeral Service


13, Sion Terrace, Aberdare, CF44 0NG

Open 24/7
Caradoc Price

Caradoc Price


Rectory Close, Glamorgan, CF48 3RD

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Patricia Griffiths Son Funeral Services, Co Op Funeralcare Aberdare, Chris Davies Funeral Service, Caradoc Price. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Merthyr Tydfil is known for its rich industrial heritage, and visitors can explore this history at the Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery. The town is also recognized for the picturesque Brecon Beacons National Park, offering stunning landscapes and outdoor activities. The death rate in Merthyr Tydfil is 696 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 44,807 people.

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How many funeral directors in Merthyr Tydfil?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 14 Funeral Directors in Merthyr Tydfil On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Merthyr Tydfil?

The typical cost of funerals in Merthyr Tydfil typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Merthyr Tydfil. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Sians Flowers (Located on 5 Victoria Buildings, Troedyrhiw, MERTHYR TYDFIL CF48 4JT, Merthyr Tydfil) or Suzanne's Florist (Phone number 01685 377057) typically charge approximately between £82 up to £461 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 F. HINDS Jewellers or visiting their store at 10 Market Square, Merthyr Tydfil.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Merthyr Tydfil typically ranging from £1008 up to £2312 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 2 memorial masons in Merthyr Tydfil. Please find the following details: jones the stone - stonemasons and dry stone walling Address: 36, heol-y-cae, cefn coed, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, cf48 2rt. Stonemasters Address: Old Co-op building, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taff, CF48 3SW.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Merthyr Tydfil?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Merthyr Tydfil), Patricia Griffiths Son Funeral Services and Co Op Funeralcare Aberdare all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Merthyr Tydfil. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Merthyr Tydfil.

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

Within 10 Miles off Merthyr Tydfil 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 Merthyr Tydfil: Llwydcoed 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:

Llwydcoed Crematorium, CF44 0DJ Phone: 01685 874115 with a fee of approximately £885 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 23 % of all deaths in Merthyr Tydfil 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 Merthyr Tydfil?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Merthyr Tydfil. As funeral directors in Merthyr Tydfil 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 40 miles off Merthyr Tydfil.

Woodland burial at Oystermouth cemetery located at Woodland burial at Oystermouth cemetery Newton Road SA3 4SW. Hay Meadow Burial Ground located at Hay Meadow Burial Ground LD1 5SE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Merthyr Tydfil?
The Merthyr Tydfil County Borough 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 Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Taff is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Merthyr Tydfil near Prince Charles Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Prince Charles Hospital. If someone has recently died at Prince Charles Hospital in Merthyr Tydfil then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Merthyr Tydfil?
The main newspaper is the Merthyr Express. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Merthyr Express allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Merthyr Tydfil) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Merthyr Tydfil?
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 Mid Glamorgan?
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 Merthyr Tydfil 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 Merthyr Tydfil?
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 (Merthyr Tydfil) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Merthyr Tydfil?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Merthyr Tydfil. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.