Best 5 Funeral Directors in Rotherham

Discover funeral directors located in Rotherham. 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

Peter Haigh Sons Funeral Directors

Peter Haigh Sons Funeral Directors


99 Cross Hill, Ecclesfield, South Yorkshire, S35 9WR

Open 24/7
G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Treeton

G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Treeton


24 Station Road, Rotherham, S60 5PN

Open 24/7
G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Swallownest

G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Swallownest


1 Aughton Road, Sheffield, S26 4TF

Open 24/7
Bartholomew Sons Funeral Directors Rotherham

Bartholomew Sons Funeral Directors Rotherham


Nightingale House, Nightingale Court, Rotherham, S60 2AB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Peter Haigh Sons Funeral Directors, G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Treeton, G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Swallownest, Bartholomew Sons Funeral Directors Rotherham. See the following link to find parking:

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The closest train station to these funeral directors is Rotherham Central Railway Station with local taxis operating outside.

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Rotherham is famous for the Magna Science Adventure Centre, housed in a former steelworks and featuring interactive exhibits on science and industry. The town is also known for the Clifton Park and Museum, offering green spaces and recreational activities. The death rate in Rotherham is 3,003 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 110,751 people.

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How many funeral directors in Rotherham?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 19 Funeral Directors in Rotherham On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Rotherham?

The typical cost of funerals in Rotherham typically sits around £3411 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Rotherham. 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 'The White Rose Celebrant' 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 Stems Floral Design (Located on 3 All Saints Square, , ROTHERHAM S60 1PW, South Yorkshire) or Urban Petals (Phone number 01709 382819) typically charge approximately between £99 up to £475 for funeral flower arrangements.

Even though funeral jewellery, like a cremation necklace, is not typically considered a direct expense of a funeral, it does add to the overall cost. To obtain pricing information about funeral jewellery, we suggest reaching out to Rachels at Lees of Leeds or visiting their store at 49 Market Hall, Howard Street, Rotherham.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Rotherham?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Rotherham 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 Rotherham: Rotherham Crematorium, Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium, Grenoside 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:

Rotherham Crematorium, Ridgeway East Herringthorpe S65 3NN Phone: 01709 850344 with a fee of approximately £886 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days. Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium, S8 0HN Phone: 0114 239 6068 with a fee of approximately £935 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days. Grenoside Crematorium, 5 Skew Hill Lane Grenoside S35 8RZ Phone: 0114 245 3999 with a fee of approximately £926 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Rotherham take place in care homes such as Dearne Valley Care Centre or The Grove Care Home. 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 Rotherham?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Rotherham. As funeral directors in Rotherham 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 Rotherham.

The Meadow Cemetery located at The Meadow Cemetery DN5 0LP. South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground located at South Yorkshire Woodland Burial Ground S26 3YG.
Where can you scatter ashes in Rotherham?
The Rotherham Metropolitan Borough 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 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Don is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Rotherham near Rotherham General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Rotherham General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Rotherham General Hospital in Rotherham then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Rotherham?
The main newspaper is the Rotherham Advertiser. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Rotherham Advertiser allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Rotherham) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Rotherham?
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 South Yorkshire?
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 Rotherham who provide catering services for wakes?
Typically, funeral directors do not commonly provide catering services. Therefore we would recommend contacting a local catering company such as Greetings Cafe & Caterers. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 72-74 Broad St, Rotherham, S62 6EQ. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Rotherham?
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 (Rotherham) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Rotherham?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Rotherham. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam. Typically the funeral would take place at one of the following mosques/locations Wellgate Jamia Mosque, Moorgate Street Mosque & community centre, Masjid-e-Uthman.