Best 5 Funeral Directors in Newtownabbey

Discover funeral directors located in Newtownabbey. 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

Houston Williamson Funeralcare Belfast

Houston Williamson Funeralcare Belfast


117 Crumlin Rd, County Antrim, BT14 6AD

Open 24/7
Browns Houston Williamson Glengormley

Browns Houston Williamson Glengormley


2-4 Hightown Rd, Newtownabbey, BT36 7UA

Open 24/7
Fleming Cuthbert

Fleming Cuthbert


141 Mill Road, Newtownabbey, BT39 9DZ

Open 24/7
James Brown Sons Funeral Directors Whiteabbey

James Brown Sons Funeral Directors Whiteabbey


438 Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 9RU

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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Newtownabbey is known for the impressive Belfast Castle, a grand castle set on a hill with panoramic views of Belfast Lough. The town is also renowned for the beautiful Hazelbank Park, offering green spaces and scenic walking trails. With a population of 65,555 people.

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How many funeral directors in Newtownabbey?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 12 Funeral Directors in Newtownabbey On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Newtownabbey?

The typical cost of funerals in Newtownabbey typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Newtownabbey. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

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 PANDORA Abbeycentre or visiting their store at Unit 14, AbbeyCentre, Longwood Road, Newtownabbey.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Newtownabbey?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Newtownabbey), Houston Williamson Funeralcare Belfast and Browns Houston Williamson Glengormley all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Newtownabbey. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Newtownabbey.

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

Within 10 Miles off Newtownabbey 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 Newtownabbey: Roselawn 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:

Roselawn Cemetery and Crematorium, 129-131 Ballygowan Road Crossnacreevy BT5 7TZ Phone: 028 9044 8288 with a fee of approximately £806 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Newtownabbey 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 Newtownabbey?
There is no Natural Burial grounds in Newtownabbey.
Where can you scatter ashes in Newtownabbey?
The Antrim and Newtownabbey 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 Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Six Mile Water River is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Newtownabbey near Whiteabbey Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Whiteabbey Hospital. If someone has recently died at Whiteabbey Hospital in Newtownabbey then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Newtownabbey?
The main newspaper is the Newtownabbey Times. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Newtownabbey Times allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Newtownabbey) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Newtownabbey?
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 County Antrim?
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 Newtownabbey 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 Newtownabbey?
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 (Newtownabbey) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Newtownabbey?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Newtownabbey. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.