Best 3 Funeral Directors in Oakham

Discover funeral directors located in Oakham. 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

Fords Funeral Directors

Fords Funeral Directors


10 Church St, Rutland, LE15 6AA

Open 24/7
The Co Operative Funeralcare Oakham

The Co Operative Funeralcare Oakham


60 High Street, Rutland, LE15 6AS

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Fords Funeral Directors, The Co Operative Funeralcare Oakham. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Oakham is a historic market town in Rutland, England, famous for its well-preserved Oakham Castle, known for its unique horseshoes collection displayed on its walls. The town's central market square is lined with picturesque buildings and offers a glimpse into its medieval past. Oakham is also surrounded by beautiful countryside and Rutland Water, a popular destination for outdoor activities. With a population of 11,136 people.

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How many funeral directors in Oakham?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Oakham?

The typical cost of funerals in Oakham typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Oakham. 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 'Pamela Sydney-Bussey' 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 Hiden Floral Design (Located on 17a Main Road , Barleythorpe, OAKHAM LE15 7EE, Leicestershire) or Pollen Floristry (Phone number 01572 724404) typically charge approximately between £78 up to £467 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 Lucy Flint Jewellery or visiting their store at 2 The Maltings, Mill Street,, Oakham.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Oakham?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Oakham), Fords Funeral Directors and The Co Operative Funeralcare Oakham all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Oakham. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Oakham.

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

Within 10 Miles off Oakham 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 Oakham: Great Glen 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:

Great Glen Crematorium, London Road LE8 9DJ Phone: 0116 259 1101 with a fee of approximately £795 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 20 % of all deaths in Oakham take place in care homes such as Manton Hall or Rutland Care Village. 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 Oakham?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Oakham. As funeral directors in Oakham 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 Oakham.

The Willows Natural Burial Ground located at The Willows Natural Burial Ground LE7 3RZ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Oakham?
The Rutland 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 Rutland Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Welland is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Oakham near Rutland Memorial Hospital?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Rutland Memorial Hospital. If someone has recently died at Rutland Memorial Hospital in Oakham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Oakham?
The main newspaper in Oakham is the Rutland and Stamford Mercury. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Oakham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Oakham?
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 Rutland?
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 Oakham 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 Oakham?
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 (Oakham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Oakham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Oakham. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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