Best 5 Funeral Directors in Runcorn

Discover funeral directors located in Runcorn. 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

Co Op Funeralcare Widnes

Co Op Funeralcare Widnes


104 Albert Road, Cheshire, WA8 6LG

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn

Co Op Funeralcare Runcorn


4 Church Street, Cheshire, WA7 1LT

Open 24/7
Davis Mcmullan Funeral Directors

Davis Mcmullan Funeral Directors


84-86 High Street, Cheshire, WA7 1JH

Open 24/7
D T Turner

D T Turner


11 High St, Cheshire West and Chester, WA6 7AH

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Runcorn is famous for the iconic Runcorn-Widnes Bridge, a suspension bridge spanning the River Mersey. The town is also recognized for the Norton Priory Museum & Gardens, showcasing the remains of a medieval priory. With a population of 61,723 people.

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How many funeral directors in Runcorn?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 11 Funeral Directors in Runcorn On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Runcorn?

The typical cost of funerals in Runcorn typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 17% and cremation accounting for 83% of the amount of funerals taking place in Runcorn. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' 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 Flowers of Runcorn (Located on 49 Langdale Road, RUNCORN WA7 5PU, Cheshire) or Flower and Plant Works (Phone number 01928 575132) typically charge approximately between £83 up to £467 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Runcorn?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Runcorn there are 4 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Runcorn: Widnes Crematorium, Walton Lea Crematorium, St Helens 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:

Widnes Crematorium, Birchfield Road WA8 9EE Phone: 0303 333 4300 with a fee of approximately £834 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Walton Lea Crematorium, Chester Road Higher Walton WA4 6TB Phone: 01925 267731 with a fee of approximately £748 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 19 days. St Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road WA10 6DF Phone: 01744 677406 with a fee of approximately £866 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days.

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

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 23 % of all deaths in Runcorn take place in care homes such as Croftwood or Simonsfield 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 Runcorn?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Runcorn. As funeral directors in Runcorn 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 Runcorn.

Swanlow Park Cemetery located at Swanlow Park Cemetery CW7 4DX. Friends of Nature Burial Ground located at Friends of Nature Burial Ground Graveyard Farm, Newton Hall Lane Mobberley WA16 7LJ.
Where can you scatter ashes in Runcorn?
The Cheshire 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 Cheshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Mersey is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Runcorn near Halton General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Halton General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Halton General Hospital in Runcorn then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Runcorn?
The main newspaper is the Runcorn and Widnes World. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Runcorn and Widnes World allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Runcorn) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Runcorn?
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 Cheshire?
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 Runcorn 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 Runcorn?
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 (Runcorn) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Runcorn?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Runcorn. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.