Best 5 Funeral Directors in Stafford

Discover funeral directors located in Stafford. 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

Loves Independent Funeral Directors

Loves Independent Funeral Directors


Primrose Cottage, 10 Mill Street, Staffordshire, ST16 2AJ

Open 24/7
Robert Nicholls

Robert Nicholls


Bank House, 87 Rising Brook, Staffordshire, ST17 9DH

Open 24/7
Stafford Funeralcare

Stafford Funeralcare


15-16 Salter Street, Staffordshire, ST16 2JU

Open 24/7
The Co Operative Funeralcare Stone Road

The Co Operative Funeralcare Stone Road


289 Stone Road, Staffordshire, ST16 1LA

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Loves Independent Funeral Directors, Robert Nicholls, Stafford Funeralcare, The Co Operative Funeralcare Stone Road. See the following link to find parking:

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

About City

Stafford is known for its historic Stafford Castle, a medieval fortress with panoramic views of the town and the surrounding countryside. The town is also famous for the impressive Shire Hall Gallery, hosting exhibitions and art events. The death rate in Stafford is 1,440 according to the Office for National Statistics 2021. With a population of 70,447 people.

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How many funeral directors in Stafford?

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

How much does a funeral cost in Stafford?

The typical cost of funerals in Stafford typically sits around £2872 with burial constituting 16% and cremation accounting for 84% of the amount of funerals taking place in Stafford. 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 'Velvet Rose Ceremonies – The Unconventional Celebrant' 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 Hearts and Flowers (Located on Tixall Road, STAFFORD ST18 0XZ, Staffordshire) or April Flowers (Phone number 01785 228123) typically charge approximately between £85 up to £454 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 Pandora Stafford or visiting their store at 11 Greengate Street, Stafford.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Stafford?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Stafford), Loves Independent Funeral Directors and Robert Nicholls all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Stafford. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Stafford.

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

Within 10 Miles off Stafford 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 Stafford: Stafford 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:

Stafford Crematorium, Tixall Road ST18 0XZ Phone: 01785 242594 with a fee of approximately £756 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days.

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

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 Stafford take place in care homes such as Vitality Care Homes (Brookside) Ltd or Meadowfields 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 Stafford?
Yes there is 9 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Stafford. As funeral directors in Stafford 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 3 most popular Natural Burial Sites within 40 miles off Stafford.

Westhope Green Burial Ground located at Westhope Green Burial Ground SY7 9JL. Westall Park Woodland Burial located at Westall Park Woodland Burial B96 6JY. Temple Fields Cemetery located at Temple Fields Cemetery Temple Lane Temple Balsall B93 0AL.
Where can you scatter ashes in Stafford?
The Stafford Borough 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 Stafford Borough Council website at As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Sow is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Stafford near County Hospital?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to County Hospital. If someone has recently died at County Hospital in Stafford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Stafford?
The main newspaper is the Staffordshire Newsletter. Obituaries are typically published in the print edition of the newspaper and on their website. The Staffordshire Newsletter allows family and friends to submit obituaries online, which are then published in the newspaper and online. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Stafford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Stafford?
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 Staffordshire?
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 Stafford 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 Stafford?
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 90 Tithe Barn Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 3PQ. 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 (Stafford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Stafford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Stafford. 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 Stafford Muslim Prayer Hall Committee Ltd, Stafford Hospital Muslim Prayer Room.