Best 3 Funeral Directors in Stamford

Discover funeral directors located in Stamford. 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

R J Scholes Funeral Service Stamford

R J Scholes Funeral Service Stamford


Saint George's Street, Lincolnshire, PE9 2BJ

Open 24/7
Andrew Woodhouse Independent Funeral Services

Andrew Woodhouse Independent Funeral Services


Sandon Barn, Casterton Road, Lincolnshire, PE9 4BP

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach R J Scholes Funeral Service Stamford, Andrew Woodhouse Independent Funeral Services. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Stamford is recognized for its association with Burghley House, a grand Elizabethan mansion surrounded by beautiful gardens and a deer park. The town is famous for its connection to Stamford Bridge, a medieval bridge that spans the River Welland and is an iconic landmark. With a population of 20,558 people.

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How many funeral directors in Stamford?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 2 Funeral Directors in Stamford On this page we have listed 2 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Stamford?

The typical cost of funerals in Stamford typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 17% and cremation accounting for 83% of the amount of funerals taking place in Stamford. 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 'Ruby B Ceremonies – Celebrant' found on with 19 Reviews, 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 Miss Pickering (Located on 7 St. Pauls Street, STAMFORD PE9 2BE, Lincolnshire) or Sprigs and Stems (Phone number 01780 592338) typically charge approximately between £78 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 Murano Silver Jewellery or visiting their store at Murano Silver, 32 st Mary’s Street,, Stamford.

The cost of a funeral can rise considerably if you choose to include a headstone, whether for a burial or cremation, with prices in Stamford typically ranging from £1045 up to £2450 as per local providers. Drawing upon our local insights, we've compiled a list of 1 memorial masons in Stamford. Please find the following details: Gwyn Watkins Stonemasons Address: Gwyn Watkins Stonemasons, The Woodyard, Old Great North Road., Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 3JS. .

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Stamford?

Funeral directors such as Rosy (Stamford), R J Scholes Funeral Service Stamford and Andrew Woodhouse Independent Funeral Services all offer funeral plans as an intermediary (reseller) for funeral plan providers such as Golden Charter and Golden leaves in Stamford. In 2024 ‘Rosy Funeral Plans’ will be launched by Rosy to help bring more variety of choices for bereaved families in Stamford.

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

Within 10 Miles off Stamford 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 Stamford: Peterborough 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:

Peterborough Crematorium, Mowbray Road North Bretton PE6 7JE Phone: 01733 262639 with a fee of approximately £861 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 Stamford take place in care homes such as Whitefriars or Barchester Tixover House 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 Stamford?
Yes there is 9 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 40 miles radius off Stamford. As funeral directors in Stamford 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 Stamford.

Greenhaven Woodland Burial Ground located at Greenhaven Woodland Burial Ground Yelvertoft Road Lilbourne CV23 0SZ. St Albans Woodland Burial Ground located at St Albans Woodland Burial Ground MK44 2JP. Olney Green Burials located at Olney Green Burials MK46 5EH.
Where can you scatter ashes in Stamford?
The Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Welland is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Stamford near Stamford Hospital?
There are 3 funeral undertakers close to Stamford Hospital. If someone has recently died at Stamford Hospital in Stamford then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Stamford?
The main newspaper in Stamford is the Stamford Mercury. 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 (Stamford) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Stamford?
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 Lincolnshire?
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 Stamford 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 Stamford?
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 (Stamford) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Stamford?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Stamford. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.