Best 3 Funeral Directors in Penrith

Discover funeral directors located in Penrith. 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

Richardson Funeral Directors Ltd

Richardson Funeral Directors Ltd


Victoria Rd, Cumbria, CA11 8HR

Open 24/7
Walkers Funeral Directors

Walkers Funeral Directors


Tynefield House, Bridge Lane, Cumbria, CA11 8HY

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Richardson Funeral Directors Ltd, Walkers Funeral Directors. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Penrith is a market town located in the Eden Valley, on the outskirts of the Lake District National Park in Cumbria. The town is famous for its imposing Penrith Castle ruins, which date back to the 14th century. Additionally, Penrith is known as the gateway to the Lake District, with easy access to the stunning landscapes and attractions of the national park. With a population of 15,494 people.

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How many funeral directors in Penrith?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Penrith?

The typical cost of funerals in Penrith typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Penrith. 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 'Unique Celebrant 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 Greenwheat Florist (Located on 9 Brunswick Road, PENRITH CA11 7LU, Cumbria) or Flower World (Phone number 01768 864987) typically charge approximately between £91 up to £454 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 Grays Jewellers or visiting their store at 37 King Street, Penrith.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Penrith?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Penrith 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 Penrith: Carlisle 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:

Carlisle Crematorium, Dalston Road CA2 6AT Phone: 01228 817390 with a fee of approximately £736 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Penrith take place in care homes such as Croft Avenue Care Home or Winters Park 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 Penrith?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Penrith. As funeral directors in Penrith 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 Penrith.

Memotrees located at Memotrees Bridge End Farm Alston CA9 3BJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Penrith?
The Cumbria 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 Cumbria Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Eamont is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Penrith near Penrith Hospital?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Penrith Hospital. If someone has recently died at Penrith Hospital in Penrith then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Penrith?
The main newspaper in Penrith is the Cumberland and Westmorland Herald. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Penrith) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Penrith?
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 Cumbria?
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 Penrith 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 Penrith?
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 (Penrith) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Penrith?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Penrith. 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 Tunbridge Wells Islamic Cultural Centre.