Best 3 Funeral Directors in Newtown

Discover funeral directors located in Newtown. 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

Philip Knowles Funeral Services

Philip Knowles Funeral Services


7 St. Giles Business Park, Pool Rd, Powys, SY16 3AJ

Open 24/7
Leach Son

Leach Son


High Fields, Llanidloes Road, Powys, SY16 1EU

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Philip Knowles Funeral Services, Leach Son. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Newtown is a town in Powys, Wales, with a rich industrial heritage. The town is home to the Robert Owen Museum, dedicated to the renowned social reformer who was born in Newtown. Visitors can also explore the picturesque countryside surrounding the town, including the nearby Montgomery Canal. With a population of 11,319 people.

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How many funeral directors in Newtown?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 2 Funeral Directors in Newtown On this page we have listed 2 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Newtown?

The typical cost of funerals in Newtown typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Newtown. 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 'Top Note Ceremonies ‘At Your Service’' 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 Bloomers Florist (Located on 30 Broad Street, NEWTOWN SY16 2BQ, Powys) or Hollies Floral Design (Phone number 07477 179 315) typically charge approximately between £97 up to £472 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Newtown?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Newtown), Philip Knowles Funeral Services and Leach Son all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Newtown. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Newtown.

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

Within 10 Miles off Newtown 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 Newtown: Emstrey 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:

Emstrey Crematorium, London Road SY2 6PS Phone: 01743 237900 with a fee of approximately £758 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Newtown 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 Newtown?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Newtown. As funeral directors in Newtown 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 Newtown.

Green Lane Burial Field & Nature Reserve located at Green Lane Burial Field & Nature Reserve SY15 6LA.
Where can you scatter ashes in Newtown?
The Powys 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 Powys Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Severn is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Newtown near Newtown Health Centre?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Newtown Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Newtown Health Centre in Newtown then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Newtown?
The main newspaper in Newtown is the County 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 (Newtown) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Newtown?
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 Powys?
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 Newtown 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 Newtown?
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 (Newtown) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Newtown?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Newtown. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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