Best 5 Funeral Directors in Risca

Discover funeral directors located in Risca. 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

Phillip Tom Sons

Phillip Tom Sons


155A Commercial Street, Gwent, NP11 6EY

Open 24/7
Peterson Funeral Service Ltd

Peterson Funeral Service Ltd


Woodside House, Torfaen, NP44 3LH

Open 24/7
Cwmbran Funeralcare

Cwmbran Funeralcare


28 32 Commercial Street, Gwent, NP44 1AE

Open 24/7
Caerphilly Funeral Services Ltd

Caerphilly Funeral Services Ltd


Parc Avenue Funeral Home, Caerphilly, CF83 3AZ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Risca is a town in Caerphilly County Borough, Wales, situated in the picturesque Sirhowy Valley. The town is known for its scenic beauty and is a gateway to the Brecon Beacons National Park. Visitors can enjoy walks along the Sirhowy Valley Country Park or explore the historic Risca Iron Works, a former industrial site. With a population of 14,944 people.

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How many funeral directors in Risca?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 8 Funeral Directors in Risca On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Risca?

The typical cost of funerals in Risca typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 23% and cremation accounting for 77% of the amount of funerals taking place in Risca. However, the actual expense for a family can vary based on specific requirements and choices.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Risca?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Risca there are 3 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Risca: Thornhill Cemetery and Crematorium, Gwent Crematorium, Glyntaff 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:

Thornhill Cemetery and Crematorium, Thornhill Road CF14 9UA Phone: 029 2054 4820 with a fee of approximately £811 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Gwent Crematorium, Treherbert Road Croesyceiliog Cwmbran NP44 2BZ Phone: 01633 482784 with a fee of approximately £811 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Glyntaff Crematorium, Glyntaff CF37 4BE Phone: 01443 402810 with a fee of approximately £725 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days.

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

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 Risca 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 Risca?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Risca. As funeral directors in Risca 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 Risca.

Woodland burial at Oystermouth cemetery located at Woodland burial at Oystermouth cemetery Newton Road SA3 4SW. Hay Meadow Burial Ground located at Hay Meadow Burial Ground LD1 5SE. Arnos Vale located at Arnos Vale BS4 3EW.
Where can you scatter ashes in Risca?
The Gwent 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 Gwent Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the Ebbw River is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Risca near Risca Surgery?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Risca Surgery. If someone has recently died at Risca Surgery in Risca then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Risca?
The main newspaper in Risca is the South Wales Argus. 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 (Risca) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Risca?
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 Gwent?
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 Risca 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 Risca?
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 (Risca) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Risca?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Risca. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.