Best 5 Funeral Directors in Platt Bridge

Discover funeral directors located in Platt Bridge. 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

Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton

Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton


Church View, 76 St Helens Road, Pennington, Lancashire, WN7 4HW

Open 24/7
Boltons Funeral Directors

Boltons Funeral Directors


27a Haigh Road, Haigh, Wigan, WN2 1LB

Open 24/7
Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors

Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors


Sefton Villa, Wigan, WN5 8UP

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Wigan

Co Op Funeralcare Wigan


Linley House, 177 Gidlow Lane, Lancashire, WN6 7BP

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Platt Bridge is a suburb in Greater Manchester, England, located between the towns of Wigan and Leigh. Although a small area, Platt Bridge is known for its sense of community and local amenities. It provides easy access to nearby attractions such as Pennington Flash Country Park and Haigh Woodland Park. With a population of 10,614 people.

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How many funeral directors in Platt Bridge?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 30 Funeral Directors in Platt Bridge On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Platt Bridge?

The typical cost of funerals in Platt Bridge typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 21% and cremation accounting for 79% of the amount of funerals taking place in Platt Bridge. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' found on, rather than a minister or pastor, the cost would be higher.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Platt Bridge?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Platt Bridge), Pennington Funeralcare Inc Paul Dainton and Boltons Funeral Directors all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Platt Bridge. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Platt Bridge.

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

Within 10 Miles off Platt Bridge 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 Platt Bridge: Wigan Crematorium, St Helens Crematorium, Peel Green 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:

Wigan Crematorium, Warrington Road Lower Ince WN3 4NH Phone: 01942 866455 with a fee of approximately £824 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. St Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road WA10 6DF Phone: 01744 677406 with a fee of approximately £734 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. Peel Green Crematorium, 716 Liverpool Road Eccles M30 7LW Phone: 0161 794 4711 with a fee of approximately £822 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Platt Bridge 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 Platt Bridge?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Platt Bridge. As funeral directors in Platt Bridge 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 Platt Bridge.

Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD. Friends of Nature Burial Ground located at Friends of Nature Burial Ground Graveyard Farm, Newton Hall Lane Mobberley WA16 7LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Platt Bridge?
The Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Douglas is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Platt Bridge near Platt Bridge Medical Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Platt Bridge Medical Centre. If someone has recently died at Platt Bridge Medical Centre in Platt Bridge then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Platt Bridge?
The main newspaper in Platt Bridge is the Wigan Today. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which often include details about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Platt Bridge) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Platt Bridge?
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 Greater Manchester?
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 Platt Bridge 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 Platt Bridge?
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 (Platt Bridge) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Platt Bridge?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Platt Bridge. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.