Best 5 Funeral Directors in Sheffield

Discover funeral directors located in Sheffield. 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
Peace Funerals

Peace Funerals


17 Gleadless Mount, South Yorkshire, S12 2LN

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 M Lunt Ltd

G M Lunt Ltd


1-13 Camping Lane, Sheffield, S8 0GB

Open 24/7

Opening Times

All Funeral Directors in Sheffield 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, Peace Funerals, G E Foers Co Funeral Directors Treeton, G M Lunt Ltd. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Sheffield is known for its stunning green spaces, including the picturesque Peak District National Park and the beautiful Botanical Gardens. The city is also recognized for its steel industry heritage, with landmarks like the Millennium Gallery and the Crucible Theatre. The death rate in Sheffield is 5,200 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 544,402 people.

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How many funeral directors in Sheffield?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 24 Funeral Directors in Sheffield On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Sheffield?

The typical cost of funerals in Sheffield typically sits around £2673 with burial constituting 17% and cremation accounting for 83% of the amount of funerals taking place in Sheffield. 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.

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 Michael Kors or visiting their store at Meadowhall Centre, Meadowhall Street, Unit 70, Sheffield.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Sheffield?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Sheffield 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 Sheffield: 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 £871 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Hutcliffe Wood Crematorium, S8 0HN Phone: 0114 239 6068 with a fee of approximately £763 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Grenoside Crematorium, 5 Skew Hill Lane Grenoside S35 8RZ Phone: 0114 245 3999 with a fee of approximately £836 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 16 days.

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

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 Sheffield take place in care homes such as Darwin House or Abbey Grange Care & Nursing 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 Sheffield?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Sheffield. As funeral directors in Sheffield 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 Sheffield.

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 Sheffield?
The Sheffield City 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 Sheffield City Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Don is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Sheffield near Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. If someone has recently died at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in Sheffield then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Sheffield?
The main newspaper is the Sheffield Star. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Sheffield Star allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Sheffield) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Sheffield?
Absolutely, in Sheffield, Rosy, in particular, features expert Jewish Funeral Directors ready to assist during your time of need.Whether your needs involve arranging a service at a Funeral Synagogue like 'Sheffield & District Reform Jewish Congregation' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Sheffield there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in South Yorkshire?
Indeed, several funeral directors in Sheffield specialise in Hindu funerals with the majority of ceremonies conducted in temples such as Hindu Samaj.
Are there any Funeral Directors in Sheffield 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 Spoilt For Choice Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 432 Ecclesall Road, Sheffield, S11 8PX. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Sheffield?
Indeed, there are Sikh funeral directors based in Manchester who can offer their support during the period of mourning. The funeral ceremony itself typically takes place at the Sikh temple at Ellesmere Road North, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S4 7DN. However, the decision on the choice of temple, home, or any other location is entirely up to you. To organise your Sikh funeral service, you can reach out to Rosy (Sheffield) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Sheffield?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Sheffield. 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 UKIM - Sheffield Branch, The Message Islamic Information Centre, The Masjid.