Best 5 Funeral Directors in Rawtenstall

Discover funeral directors located in Rawtenstall. 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

Garnett Funeral Services

Garnett Funeral Services


1049 Burnley Road, Lancashire, BB4 8QY

Open 24/7
Hyndburn Funeral Service

Hyndburn Funeral Service


336 Union Rd, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, BB5 3JD

Open 24/7
Booth Wolstenholme Funeral Service

Booth Wolstenholme Funeral Service


Peel Chapel, Crow Lane, Bury, BL0 9BR

Open 24/7
Barton Hallworth Funeral Service

Barton Hallworth Funeral Service


The Old Fox Hill, 136-138 Union Rd, Lancashire, BB5 3DR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Rawtenstall is known for its association with the East Lancashire Railway, a heritage railway that operates steam and diesel trains and offers scenic rides through the Rossendale Valley. The town is recognized for its connection to the Whitaker Museum and Art Gallery, showcasing local history, art exhibitions, and stunning gardens. With a population of 24,155 people.

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How many funeral directors in Rawtenstall?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 17 Funeral Directors in Rawtenstall On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Rawtenstall?

The typical cost of funerals in Rawtenstall typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Rawtenstall. 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 'Woodside Celebrants' found on with 19 Reviews, 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 Patricia's Floral Fair (Located on 93 Bank Street, RAWTENSTALL BB4 7QN, Lancashire) or Rolands (Phone number 01706 831880) typically charge approximately between £80 up to £450 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Rawtenstall?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Rawtenstall there are 5 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Rawtenstall: Rochdale Crematorium, Pleasington Crematorium, East Lancashire 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:

Rochdale Crematorium, Bury Road OL11 4DG Phone: 01706 645219 with a fee of approximately £770 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Pleasington Crematorium, Pleasington Cemetery Tower Road BB2 5LE Phone: 01254 202021 with a fee of approximately £806 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. East Lancashire Crematorium, Cemetery Road M26 4EU Phone: 0161 724 6349 with a fee of approximately £728 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Rawtenstall 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 Rawtenstall?
Yes there is 7 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Rawtenstall. As funeral directors in Rawtenstall 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 40 miles off Rawtenstall.

Tarn Moor Memorial Woodland Ltd located at Tarn Moor Memorial Woodland Ltd Brackenley Lane Skipton BD23 3LA. Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground located at Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground Rose Hill Natural Burial Ground 161, Birkby Hall Road HD2 2BS. Brocklands Woodland Burial located at Brocklands Woodland Burial BD24 0LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Rawtenstall?
The Lancashire 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 Lancashire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Irwell is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Rawtenstall near Rossendale Primary Care Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Rossendale Primary Care Centre. If someone has recently died at Rossendale Primary Care Centre in Rawtenstall then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Rawtenstall?
The main newspaper is the Rossendale Free Press. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Rossendale Free Press allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Rawtenstall) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Rawtenstall?
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 Lancashire?
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 Rawtenstall 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 Rawtenstall?
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 (Rawtenstall) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Rawtenstall?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Rawtenstall. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.