Best 5 Funeral Directors in Shrewsbury

Discover funeral directors located in Shrewsbury. 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 Shrewsbury

Co Op Funeralcare Shrewsbury


196 Monkmoor Road, Shropshire, SY2 5BH

Open 24/7
Clive Pugh Funeral Directors

Clive Pugh Funeral Directors


95 Abbey Foregate, Shropshire, SY2 6BD

Open 24/7
Frank Painter Sons

Frank Painter Sons


Spring Gardens, Shrewsbury, SY1 2TF

Open 24/7
Sutton Farm Funeralcare Tilstock Crescent

Sutton Farm Funeralcare Tilstock Crescent


Unit 4, Sutton Farm Shopping Centre, Shropshire, SY2 6HW

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Co Op Funeralcare Shrewsbury, Clive Pugh Funeral Directors, Frank Painter Sons, Sutton Farm Funeralcare Tilstock Crescent. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Shrewsbury is a charming medieval town known for its well-preserved timber-framed buildings and picturesque streets. Visitors can explore the stunning Shrewsbury Castle and take a stroll along the scenic Quarry Park, which hosts various events throughout the year. With a population of 73,838 people.

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How many funeral directors in Shrewsbury?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 6 Funeral Directors in Shrewsbury On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Shrewsbury?

The typical cost of funerals in Shrewsbury typically sits around £3131 with burial constituting 15% and cremation accounting for 85% of the amount of funerals taking place in Shrewsbury. 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 'Top Note Ceremonies ‘At Your Service’' 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 Fleurtations Florist (Located on Radbrook, SHREWSBURY SY3 6DU, Shropshire) or Fleurtations Florist (Phone number 01743 236437) typically charge approximately between £98 up to £470 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 Thomas-Glover or visiting their store at 5 St Mary's Street, Shrewsbury.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Shrewsbury?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Shrewsbury there are 1 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 1 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Shrewsbury: Emstrey 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:

Emstrey Crematorium, London Road SY2 6PS Phone: 01743 237900 with a fee of approximately £832 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days.

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

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 22 % of all deaths in Shrewsbury take place in care homes such as Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home or Landona House Ltd. 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 Shrewsbury?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Shrewsbury. As funeral directors in Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury.

Westhope Green Burial Ground located at Westhope Green Burial Ground SY7 9JL. Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground located at Fenns Meadow Green Burial Ground SY13 3NH.
Where can you scatter ashes in Shrewsbury?
The Shropshire 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 Shropshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Severn is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Shrewsbury near Royal Shrewsbury Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. If someone has recently died at Royal Shrewsbury Hospital in Shrewsbury then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Shrewsbury?
The main newspaper is the Shropshire Star. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Shropshire Star allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Shrewsbury) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Shrewsbury?
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 Shropshire?
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 Shrewsbury 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 Shrewsbury Filipino Catering and Retail Services. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at 9 freshfields, Shrewsbury, SY1 3JB. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Shrewsbury?
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 (Shrewsbury) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Shrewsbury?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Shrewsbury. 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 Shropshire Bangladeshi Welfare Society.

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