Best 5 Funeral Directors in Milnrow

Discover funeral directors located in Milnrow. 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

Herbert Smith Sons

Herbert Smith Sons


161 Edenfield Rd, Rochdale, OL11 5AF

Open 24/7
Buckleys Funeralcare Royton

Buckleys Funeralcare Royton


136 Rochdale Road, Royton, Lancashire, OL2 6QF

Open 24/7
Barlow G Sons Ltd

Barlow G Sons Ltd


17-19 Union St West, Oldham, OL8 1DQ

Open 24/7
Cutgate Funeralcare Inc Owen Devaney Son Edenfield Rd

Cutgate Funeralcare Inc Owen Devaney Son Edenfield Rd


9 &10 Cutgate Precinct, Edenfield Rd, Lancashire, OL11 5AQ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Milnrow is a town in Greater Manchester, England, located in the foothills of the South Pennines. The town is known for its Victorian architecture and the historic St. James' Church. Milnrow is also situated near Hollingworth Lake, a popular recreational spot for boating and walking. With a population of 10,224 people.

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How many funeral directors in Milnrow?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 24 Funeral Directors in Milnrow On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Milnrow?

The typical cost of funerals in Milnrow typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Milnrow. 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.

When calculating the overall expenses of a funeral, it is important to take into account the additional cost of funeral flowers. Local florists like Buddies Florists (Located on 114 Dale Street, MILNROW OL16 4HX, Greater Manchester) or A Day You Will Remember (Phone number 07895 314 549) typically charge approximately between £75 up to £464 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Milnrow?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Milnrow), Herbert Smith Sons and Buckleys Funeralcare Royton all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Milnrow. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Milnrow.

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

Within 10 Miles off Milnrow there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Milnrow: Rochdale Crematorium, Middleton Crematorium, Hollinwood Cemetery and 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:

Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road OL11 4DG Phone: 01706 645219 with a fee of approximately £882 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Middleton Crematorium, Boarshaw Road M24 2PN Phone: 0161 643 4321 with a fee of approximately £755 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. Hollinwood Cemetery and Crematorium, Roman Road OL8 3LU Phone: 0161 681 1312 with a fee of approximately £736 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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

Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS.
Where can you scatter ashes in Milnrow?
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 Beal is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Milnrow near Milnrow Village Practice?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Milnrow Village Practice. If someone has recently died at Milnrow Village Practice in Milnrow then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Milnrow?
The main newspaper for Milnrow is the Rochdale Observer. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Milnrow) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Milnrow?
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 Milnrow who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company such as C and C Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 208-212 harbour lane, Milnrow, OL16 4EL. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Milnrow?
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 (Milnrow) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Milnrow?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Milnrow. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.