Best 5 Funeral Directors in Standish

Discover funeral directors located in Standish. 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

Boltons Funeral Directors

Boltons Funeral Directors


27a Haigh Road, Haigh, Wigan, WN2 1LB

Open 24/7
Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors

Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors


Sefton Villa, Wigan, WN5 8UP

Open 24/7
B Livesey Ltd

B Livesey Ltd


31 Bolton Street, Lancashire, PR7 3AA

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Wigan

Co Op Funeralcare Wigan


Linley House, 177 Gidlow Lane, Lancashire, WN6 7BP

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Boltons Funeral Directors, Banks Of Orrell Funeral Directors, B Livesey Ltd, Co Op Funeralcare Wigan. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Standish is a town in Greater Manchester, England, known for its historic connections and green spaces. Visitors can explore Standish Hall, a Grade II listed building surrounded by parkland, or enjoy walks in the nearby Worthington Lakes Country Park. The town also hosts the annual Standish Festival, featuring music, arts, and local traditions. With a population of 13,502 people.

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How many funeral directors in Standish?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 18 Funeral Directors in Standish On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Standish?

The typical cost of funerals in Standish typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 19% and cremation accounting for 81% of the amount of funerals taking place in Standish. 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 'Your Ceremony With Tracey Eastwood' 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 Garlands (Located on 19 Market Street, STANDISH WN6 0HW, Greater Manchester) or Wild Flowers (Phone number 01257 423111) typically charge approximately between £85 up to £473 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Standish?

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

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

Within 15 Miles off Standish there are 6 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Standish: Wigan Crematorium, West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, St Helens 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:

Wigan Crematorium, Warrington Road Lower Ince WN3 4NH Phone: 01942 866455 with a fee of approximately £773 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. West Lancashire Cemetery and Crematorium, Pippin St Burscough L40 7SP Phone: 01704 898840 with a fee of approximately £921 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days. St Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road WA10 6DF Phone: 01744 677406 with a fee of approximately £822 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 20 days.

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

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 Standish take place in care homes. 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 Standish?
Yes there is 1 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Standish. As funeral directors in Standish 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 Standish.

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 Standish?
The Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester Council website. As a suggested location for scattering ashes, the River Douglas is highly recommended.
Best Funeral Homes in Standish near Shevington Surgery?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Shevington Surgery. If someone has recently died at Shevington Surgery in Standish then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Standish?
The main newspaper in Standish is the Wigan Today. This newspaper publishes obituaries and death notices of local residents, which usually include a photograph of the deceased and information about the funeral arrangements. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Standish) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Standish?
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 Greater Manchester?
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 Standish 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 Standish?
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 (Standish) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Standish?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Standish. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.