Best 5 Funeral Directors in Northampton

Discover funeral directors located in Northampton. 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

B Hollowell Son Northampton Derngate

B Hollowell Son Northampton Derngate


2 Derngate, Northamptonshire, NN1 1UB

Open 24/7
B Hollowell Son And W K Burbidge

B Hollowell Son And W K Burbidge


148-150 Beech Avenue, Northamptonshire, NN3 2JN

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Kingsthorpe

Co Op Funeralcare Kingsthorpe


77 Harborough Road, Northamptonshire, NN2 7SL

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Barrack Road Northampton

Co Op Funeralcare Barrack Road Northampton


The Poplars, Barrack Road, Northamptonshire, NN1 3RL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach B Hollowell Son Northampton Derngate, B Hollowell Son And W K Burbidge, Co Op Funeralcare Kingsthorpe, Co Op Funeralcare Barrack Road Northampton. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Northampton is renowned for its shoe-making heritage, with attractions like the Northampton Museum and Art Gallery showcasing the town's history. The city is also home to the iconic Guildhall, a historic building with a stunning Victorian Gothic façade. With a population of 229,815 people.

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How many funeral directors in Northampton?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 13 Funeral Directors in Northampton On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Northampton?

The typical cost of funerals in Northampton typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Northampton. 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 'Vale Ceremonies' 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 Cottonbuds Florists (Located on 79 St Leonards Road, Far Cotton, NORTHAMPTON NN4 8DN, Northamptonshire) or Lillie Rose Florist (Phone number 01604 600566) typically charge approximately between £87 up to £470 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 Bonds Jewellers or visiting their store at 41 - 43 St Giles Street, Northampton.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Northampton?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Northampton), B Hollowell Son Northampton Derngate and B Hollowell Son And W K Burbidge all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Northampton. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Northampton.

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

Within 10 Miles off Northampton there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Northampton: Nene Valley Crematorium, Counties 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:

Nene Valley Crematorium, 305 Doddington Road NN8 2NX Phone: 01933 229660 with a fee of approximately £798 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Counties Crematorium, Towcester Road Milton Malsor NN4 9RN Phone: 01604 858280 with a fee of approximately £878 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Northampton take place in care homes such as Pytchley Court Care Home or Grangefield Residential 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 Northampton?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Northampton. As funeral directors in Northampton 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Northampton.

Greenhaven Woodland Burial Ground located at Greenhaven Woodland Burial Ground Yelvertoft Road Lilbourne CV23 0SZ. St Albans Woodland Burial Ground located at St Albans Woodland Burial Ground MK44 2JP. Olney Green Burials located at Olney Green Burials MK46 5EH.
Where can you scatter ashes in Northampton?
The Northampton 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 Northampton Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Nene is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Northampton near Northampton General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Northampton General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Northampton General Hospital in Northampton then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Northampton?
The main newspaper is the Northampton Chronicle and Echo. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Northampton Chronicle and Echo allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Northampton) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Northampton?
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 Northamptonshire?
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 Northampton 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 Altis. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Cirrus Park, Northampton, NN3 6UR. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Northampton?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. The funeral ceremony itself typically takes place at the Sikh temple at 17 – 19 St. Georges Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 2TN. However, the decision on the choice of temple, home, or any other location is entirely up to you. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Northampton) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Northampton?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Northampton. 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 Northampton Mosque and Islamic Centre, Northampton Islam, Markazi Masjid.