Best 5 Funeral Directors in Southport

Discover funeral directors located in Southport. 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

Porters Funeralcare Southport

Porters Funeralcare Southport


111a Bispham Road, Merseyside, PR9 7BJ

Open 24/7
Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale

Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale


82 Station Road, Merseyside, PR8 3HW

Open 24/7
Howards Funeral Directors Southport

Howards Funeral Directors Southport


1-5 Roe Lane, Merseyside, PR9 9DR

Open 24/7
Brookfields Funeralcare Southport

Brookfields Funeralcare Southport


73-75 Shakespeare Street, Merseyside, PR8 5AJ

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Porters Funeralcare Southport, Howard S Funeral Directors Ainsdale, Howards Funeral Directors Southport, Brookfields Funeralcare Southport. See the following link to find parking:

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

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Southport is recognized for its charming Victorian pier, Southport Pier, which offers stunning views of the Irish Sea. The town is also known for its beautiful sandy beaches, such as Ainsdale Beach and Formby Beach. With a population of 93,426 people.

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How many funeral directors in Southport?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 13 Funeral Directors in Southport On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Southport?

The typical cost of funerals in Southport typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 22% and cremation accounting for 78% of the amount of funerals taking place in Southport. 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 'Unique Celebrant Ceremonies' 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 Tom Hodge Florist (Located on 1b Marshside Road, SOUTHPORT PR9 9TL, Merseyside) or Sweeney's Florist (Phone number 01704 225359) typically charge approximately between £85 up to £472 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 Medusa Gems Gift & Crystal Shop or visiting their store at 1 Wayfarers Arcade, 311 Lord Street, Southport.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Southport?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Southport 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 Southport: West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, Southport Crematorium and Cemeteries, Lytham Park Cemetery and 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:

West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, Pippin St Burscough L40 7SP Phone: 01704 898840 with a fee of approximately £933 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 14 days. Southport Crematorium and Cemeteries, Southport Road Scarisbrick PR8 5JQ Phone: 01704 533443 with a fee of approximately £895 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Lytham Park Cemetery and Crematorium, Regent Avenue FY8 4AB Phone: 01253 735429 with a fee of approximately £893 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 17 days.

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

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 Southport take place in care homes such as Argyle Park or Birkdale Park 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 Southport?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Southport. As funeral directors in Southport 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 1 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 20 miles off Southport.

Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground located at Much Hoole Woodland Burial Ground Moss House Lane Much Hoole PR4 4TD.
Where can you scatter ashes in Southport?
The Merseyside 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 Merseyside Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Ribble is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Southport near Southport and Formby District General Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Southport and Formby District General Hospital. If someone has recently died at Southport and Formby District General Hospital in Southport then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Southport?
The main newspaper is the Southport Visiter. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Southport Visiter allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Southport) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Southport?
Absolutely, in Southport, 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 'Southport Hebrew Congregation (Arnside Road)' or at the graveside, or a funeral home, we are equipped to provide guidance. In Southport there are 2 Jewish Notable Synagogues that could be used for a funeral.
Are there any Hindu Funeral Directors in Merseyside?
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 Southport 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 Dvine Catering. Via email at Visiting their Kitchen/Office located at S&B, Southport, PR8 2HF. They will be able to help you in the time of need.
Are there any Sikh Funeral Directors in Southport?
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 (Southport) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Southport?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Southport. 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 Southport Mosque and Islamic Cultural Centre.