Best 5 Funeral Directors in Norwich

Discover funeral directors located in Norwich. 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

Peter Taylor Funeralcare

Peter Taylor Funeralcare


85 Unthank Road, Norfolk, NR2 2PE

Open 24/7
George Bush Funeral Home

George Bush Funeral Home


93 Oak St, Norfolk, NR3 3BP

Open 24/7
East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Norwich St Stephens Square

East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Norwich St Stephens Square


St. Stephens Square, Norfolk, NR1 3SS

Open 24/7
East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Aylsham Road

East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Aylsham Road


321 Aylsham Rd, Norfolk, NR3 2AB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peter Taylor Funeralcare, George Bush Funeral Home, East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Norwich St Stephens Square, East Of England Co Operative Society Ltd Aylsham Road. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Norwich is known for its magnificent Norwich Cathedral, a stunning example of Romanesque architecture. The city is also famous for its historic Norwich Castle, which now houses a museum and art gallery. The death rate in Norwich is 1,272 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 195,761 people.

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How many funeral directors in Norwich?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 17 Funeral Directors in Norwich On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Norwich?

The typical cost of funerals in Norwich typically sits around £3007 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Norwich. 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 Celebrant Company' 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 Ellens Florist (Located on 1 Waterloo Road, NORWICH NR3 1EH, Norfolk) or Pick-a-Lily (Phone number 01603 611511) typically charge approximately between £75 up to £453 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 Pandora or visiting their store at Unit 229, Upper Mall, INTU, Chapelfield Shopping Centre, Norwich.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Norwich?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Norwich), Peter Taylor Funeralcare and George Bush Funeral Home all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Norwich. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Norwich.

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

Within 10 Miles off Norwich 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 Norwich: Norwich St Faith Crematorium, Earlham 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:

Norwich St Faith Crematorium, 75 Manor Road Horsham St Faith NR10 3LF Phone: 01603 897727 with a fee of approximately £748 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Earlham Crematorium, 193 Earlham Rd Earlham NR2 3RG Phone: 01603 508146 with a fee of approximately £921 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Norwich take place in care homes such as Badgers Wood or Brooke House. 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 Norwich?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Norwich. As funeral directors in Norwich 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 Norwich.

Norfolk Bluebell Wood located at Norfolk Bluebell Wood NR10 3BG. Earlham Cemetery located at Earlham Cemetery NR2 3RJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Norwich?
The Norwich City 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 Norwich City Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wensum and River Yare is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Norwich near Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. If someone has recently died at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in Norwich then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Norwich?
The main newspaper is the Eastern Daily Press. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Eastern Daily Press allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Norwich) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Norwich?
Absolutely, in Norwich, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Norwich Liberal Jewish Community' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Norwich there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Norfolk?
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 Norwich 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 Norwich?
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 (Norwich) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Norwich?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Norwich. 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 UEA Islamic Centre, The Ihsan Mosque and Islamic Centre, Norwich Ihsan Mosque.