Best 5 Funeral Directors in Spennymoor

Discover funeral directors located in Spennymoor. 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

Pennington Funeral Services

Pennington Funeral Services


18 Princes St, County Durham, DL14 7BB

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Spennymoor

Co Op Funeralcare Spennymoor


Grange Cottage, 9 King Street, County Durham, DL16 6QQ

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Ferryhill

Co Op Funeralcare Ferryhill


Dean House, 8-10 Parker Terrace, County Durham, DL17 8JY

Open 24/7
Gordon Fletcher Sons Spennymoor

Gordon Fletcher Sons Spennymoor


Charles Street, County Durham, DL16 7LG

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


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About City

Spennymoor is known for its connection to the Spennymoor Settlement, a community center established by the artist Norman Cornish that showcases his artwork and celebrates the town's mining heritage. The town is also home to Whitworth Hall Country Park, a scenic parkland with a historic hall, beautiful gardens, and opportunities for outdoor recreation. With a population of 18,917 people.

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How many funeral directors in Spennymoor?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Spennymoor?

The typical cost of funerals in Spennymoor typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 24% and cremation accounting for 76% of the amount of funerals taking place in Spennymoor. 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 Wright's Stems (Located on 2-4 Weardale Street, SPENNYMOOR DL16 6ER, County Durham) or The Flower Shop (Phone number 01388 815907) typically charge approximately between £94 up to £471 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Spennymoor?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Spennymoor there are 2 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 2 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Spennymoor: Wear Valley Crematorium, Durham 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:

Wear Valley Crematorium, Coundon DL14 8NR Phone: 01388 722606 with a fee of approximately £947 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 13 days. Durham Crematorium, South Road DH1 3TQ Phone: 0191 384 8677 with a fee of approximately £948 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 21 % of all deaths in Spennymoor take place in care homes such as Lothian House Care Home or Durham Gate 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 Spennymoor?
Yes there is 2 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Spennymoor. As funeral directors in Spennymoor 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 Spennymoor.

Woodland Cemetery Bishop Auckland located at Woodland Cemetery (Bishop Auckland) Middleton Road Bishop Auckland DL13 5RH. Seven Penny Meadow located at Seven Penny Meadow DH8 6BA.
Where can you scatter ashes in Spennymoor?
The County Durham 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 County Durham Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Wear is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Spennymoor near Spennymoor Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Spennymoor Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Spennymoor Health Centre in Spennymoor then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Spennymoor?
The main newspaper in Spennymoor is the Northern Echo. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which typically include information about the deceased's life, family, and funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Spennymoor) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Spennymoor?
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 County Durham?
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 Spennymoor 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 Spennymoor?
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 (Spennymoor) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Spennymoor?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Spennymoor. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.