Best 3 Funeral Directors in Portlethen

Discover funeral directors located in Portlethen. 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

Mark Shaw Funeral Services Kincorth

Mark Shaw Funeral Services Kincorth


26 Abbotswell Crescent, Kincorth, Aberdeenshire, AB12 5JW

Open 24/7
Wm Gilchrist Funeralcare Old Crematorium

Wm Gilchrist Funeralcare Old Crematorium


Kaimhill Funeral Home, Old Crematorium, Aberdeen, AB10 7JL

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Portlethen is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, situated along the North Sea coast. The town is known for its scenic coastal views and is a popular spot for walking, fishing, and enjoying the outdoors. Portlethen is also close to Dunnottar Castle, a dramatic cliff-top fortress with a rich history. With a population of 9,090 people.

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How many funeral directors in Portlethen?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Portlethen?

The typical cost of funerals in Portlethen typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Portlethen. 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.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Portlethen?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Portlethen), Mark Shaw Funeral Services Kincorth and Wm Gilchrist Funeralcare Old Crematorium all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Portlethen. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Portlethen.

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

Within 10 Miles off Portlethen 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 Portlethen: Aberdeen 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:

Aberdeen Crematorium, Hazlehead AB15 8PT Phone: 01224 740722 with a fee of approximately £902 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Portlethen 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 Portlethen?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Portlethen. As funeral directors in Portlethen 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 40 miles off Portlethen.

Clovery Woods of Rest located at Clovery Woods of Rest AB53 8QR.
Where can you scatter ashes in Portlethen?
The Aberdeenshire 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 Aberdeenshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Carron Water is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Portlethen near Portlethen Medical Centre?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Portlethen Medical Centre. If someone has recently died at Portlethen Medical Centre in Portlethen then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Portlethen?
The local newspaper in Portlethen is called the Mearns Leader, which covers the Aberdeenshire area. Obituaries are included in the paper and are typically written by family members or funeral directors. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Portlethen) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Portlethen?
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 Aberdeenshire?
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 Portlethen 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 Portlethen?
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 (Portlethen) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Portlethen?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Portlethen. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.

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