Best 5 Funeral Directors in Polegate

Discover funeral directors located in Polegate. 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

Payne Sons Funeral Directors

Payne Sons Funeral Directors


143-145 Seaside, East Sussex, BN22 7NN

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Polegate

Co Op Funeralcare Polegate


56 High Street, East Sussex, BN26 6AD

Open 24/7
Eastbourne Funeralcare Inc Adela Funeralcare

Eastbourne Funeralcare Inc Adela Funeralcare


65 South Street, East Sussex, BN21 4LR

Open 24/7
Eastbourne Funeralcare

Eastbourne Funeralcare


51 South St, East Sussex, BN21 4SL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Polegate is a small town in East Sussex, England, located near the South Downs National Park. The town is known for its charming high street and the nearby Polegate Windmill, a 19th-century tower mill that is open to the public. Nature enthusiasts can explore the Cuckoo Trail, a scenic walking and cycling route that passes through Polegate. With a population of 10,576 people.

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How many funeral directors in Polegate?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 12 Funeral Directors in Polegate On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Polegate?

The typical cost of funerals in Polegate typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Polegate. 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 Ceremonies, Your Way' 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 Glenisters Florist (Located on 75 High Street, POLEGATE BN26 6AH, East Sussex) or Scent a Posy (Phone number 01323 488454) typically charge approximately between £84 up to £465 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Polegate?

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

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

Within 15 Miles off Polegate there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Polegate: Wealden Crematorium, Eastbourne 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:

Wealden Crematorium, Horam Road TN21 0LH Phone: 01323 443400 with a fee of approximately £917 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Eastbourne Crematorium, Hide Hollow Langney BN23 8AE Phone: 01323 761093 with a fee of approximately £726 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Polegate take place in care homes such as Bernhard Baron Care Home or Queensmead. 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 Polegate?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Polegate. As funeral directors in Polegate 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 Polegate.

Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground located at Clayton Wood Natural Burial Ground BN6 9PD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Polegate?
The East Sussex 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 East Sussex Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Cuckmere is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Polegate near The Willows Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to The Willows Health Centre. If someone has recently died at The Willows Health Centre in Polegate then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Polegate?
The main newspaper in Polegate is the Eastbourne Herald. 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 (Polegate) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Polegate?
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 East Sussex?
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 Polegate 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 Polegate?
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 (Polegate) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Polegate?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Polegate. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.