Best 5 Funeral Directors in Penzance

Discover funeral directors located in Penzance. 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

Penwith Funeral Services

Penwith Funeral Services


1 St. Clare St, Cornwall, TR18 2PB

Open 24/7
Burroughs R D Kearey M J

Burroughs R D Kearey M J


rear of Barwis Terrace, Cornwall, TR18 2AW

Open 24/7
Charles Bryant Funeral Directors

Charles Bryant Funeral Directors


North Road, Cornwall, TR20 9JY

Open 24/7
H N Peake Of Tolcarne

H N Peake Of Tolcarne


The Old Surgrey, Tolcarne, Penzance, TR18 5PR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Penzance is famous for its scenic coastal location in Cornwall and its historic connections to the arts, particularly literature and theater. The town is recognized for landmarks such as St. Michael's Mount, a tidal island with a medieval castle, and the Egyptian House, an architecturally unique building. With a population of 16,320 people.

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How many funeral directors in Penzance?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 6 Funeral Directors in Penzance On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Penzance?

The typical cost of funerals in Penzance typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Penzance. 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 'Victoria Graham' 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 The Flower House (Located on 61 Causewayhead, PENZANCE TR18 2SS, Cornwall) or Florescere (Phone number 01736 601418) typically charge approximately between £91 up to £456 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 St Justin or visiting their store at Cuxhaven Way, Long Rock Industrial Estate, Penzance.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Penzance?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Penzance), Penwith Funeral Services and Burroughs R D Kearey M J all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Penzance. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Penzance.

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

Within 10 Miles off Penzance 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 Penzance: Treswithian Downs 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:

Treswithian Downs Crematorium, Puggis Hill TR14 0BL Phone: 01209 611835 with a fee of approximately £764 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Penzance take place in care homes such as Trevaylor Manor Care Home or Ponsandane 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 Penzance?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 60 miles radius off Penzance. As funeral directors in Penzance 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 60 miles off Penzance.

Pentiddy Natural Burials located at Pentiddy Natural Burials PL14 5QU.
Where can you scatter ashes in Penzance?
The Cornwall 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 Cornwall Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Penzance is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Penzance near West Cornwall Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to West Cornwall Hospital. If someone has recently died at West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Penzance?
The main newspaper in Penzance is the West Briton. 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 (Penzance) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Penzance?
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 Cornwall?
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 Penzance 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 Tasty Hog Co - Cornwall hog roasts. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at Penzance. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Penzance?
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 (Penzance) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Penzance?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Penzance. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.