Best 5 Funeral Directors in Newbury

Discover funeral directors located in Newbury. 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

Camp Hopson Funeral Directors

Camp Hopson Funeral Directors


90 West St, West Berkshire, RG14 1HA

Open 24/7
R C Smallbone Ltd Funeral Directors Newbury

R C Smallbone Ltd Funeral Directors Newbury


37 Pound St, West Berkshire, RG14 6AE

Open 24/7
Turner Brothers Funeral Directors

Turner Brothers Funeral Directors


15 Hampton Rd, West Berkshire, RG14 6DB

Open 24/7
Thatcham Funeralcare 31a The Broadway

Thatcham Funeralcare 31a The Broadway


Churchgate, 31A The Broadway, Berkshire, RG19 3HX

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Camp Hopson Funeral Directors, R C Smallbone Ltd Funeral Directors Newbury, Turner Brothers Funeral Directors, Thatcham Funeralcare 31a The Broadway. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Newbury Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Newbury is renowned for its historic Highclere Castle, the setting for the popular TV series Downton Abbey. The town is also recognized for the picturesque Newbury Wharf, a canal-side area with narrowboats, cafes, and a marina. With a population of 41,883 people.

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How many funeral directors in Newbury?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 6 Funeral Directors in Newbury On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Newbury?

The typical cost of funerals in Newbury typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Newbury. 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 'The Perfect Celebrant' 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 Sumo Flowers (Located on 28 Maple Crescent, NEWBURY RG14 1LL, Berkshire) or Willow and Blooms (Phone number 01635 528900) typically charge approximately between £100 up to £468 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 Oberon Jewellery or visiting their store at Gloucester Road, Newbury.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Newbury?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Newbury), Camp Hopson Funeral Directors and R C Smallbone Ltd Funeral Directors Newbury all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Newbury. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Newbury.

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

Within 10 Miles off Newbury 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 Newbury: West Berkshire 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 Berkshire Crematorium, Bath Road Thatcham RG19 4LD Phone: 01635 872577 with a fee of approximately £880 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 Newbury take place in care homes such as Enbridge House or Argyles 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 Newbury?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Newbury. As funeral directors in Newbury 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 Newbury.

Westmill Woodland Burial Ground CIC located at Westmill Woodland Burial Ground CIC B4508. Sheepdrove Burial Wood located at Sheepdrove Burial Wood RG17 7UU.
Where can you scatter ashes in Newbury?
The Berkshire 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 Berkshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Kennet is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Newbury near West Berkshire Community Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to West Berkshire Community Hospital. If someone has recently died at West Berkshire Community Hospital in Newbury then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Newbury?
The main newspaper is the Newbury Weekly News. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Newbury Weekly News allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Newbury) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Newbury?
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 Berkshire?
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 Newbury 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 Newbury?
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 (Newbury) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Newbury?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Newbury. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam. Typically the funeral would take place at one of the following mosques/locations Newbury Jamme Masjid.