Best 2 Funeral Directors in Peebles

Discover funeral directors located in Peebles. 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


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William Purves Funeral Directors Peebles

William Purves Funeral Directors Peebles


45 High St, Scottish Borders, EH45 8AN

Open 24/7

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


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About City

Peebles is a town in the Scottish Borders, Scotland, nestled in the beautiful Tweed Valley. The town is known for its stunning landscapes and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, offering activities such as hiking, mountain biking, and fishing. Peebles is also home to the historic Neidpath Castle, a 14th-century castle with a rich history. With a population of 8,940 people.

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How many funeral directors in Peebles?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 1 Funeral Directors in Peebles On this page we have listed 1 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Peebles?

The typical cost of funerals in Peebles typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Peebles. 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 'Onie Tibbitt, Agnostic Scotland' found on with 19 Reviews, 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 Scent of Ginger (Located on Unit 15, South Parks Industrial Estate, PEEBLES EH45 9ED, Scottish Borders) or Fountain Flowers (Phone number 01721 723566) typically charge approximately between £78 up to £464 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Peebles?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Peebles there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Peebles: West Lothian Crematorium, Warriston Crematorium, Seafield 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:

West Lothian Crematorium, Cousland Wood Off Starlaw Road EH54 7FD Phone: 01506 415028 with a fee of approximately £802 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Warriston Crematorium, Warriston Road EH7 4HW Phone: 0131 552 3020 with a fee of approximately £774 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Seafield Crematorium, Seafield Road EH6 7LD Phone: 0131 554 3496 with a fee of approximately £812 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Peebles 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 Peebles?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Peebles. As funeral directors in Peebles 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 Peebles.

Woodland Burial at Shawfield Cemetery located at Woodland Burial at Shawfield Cemetery Shawpark Road TD7 4EE.
Where can you scatter ashes in Peebles?
The Scottish Borders 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 Scottish Borders Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Tweed is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Peebles near Peebles Medical Practice?
There are 2 funeral undertakers close to Peebles Medical Practice. If someone has recently died at Peebles Medical Practice in Peebles then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Peebles?
The Peeblesshire News is the main newspaper in Peebles. Obituaries can be found in the Deaths section of the paper, typically published on a weekly basis. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Peebles) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Peebles?
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 Scottish Borders?
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 Peebles 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 Peebles?
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 (Peebles) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Peebles?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Peebles. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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