Best 5 Funeral Directors in Stanley

Discover funeral directors located in Stanley. 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

Co Op Funeralcare Stanley

Co Op Funeralcare Stanley


High Street, County Durham, DH9 0NX

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Chester Le Street

Co Op Funeralcare Chester Le Street


Bridgewater House, 1 Newcastle Road, County Durham, DH3 3TS

Open 24/7
Co Op Funeralcare Annfield Plain

Co Op Funeralcare Annfield Plain


Dunelm House, Durham Road, County Durham, DH9 7UG

Open 24/7
Derwentside Funeral Service Stanley

Derwentside Funeral Service Stanley


Coniscliffe Road, County Durham, DH9 7TR

Open 24/7

Opening Times

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


You can use public transportation to reach Co Op Funeralcare Stanley, Co Op Funeralcare Chester Le Street, Co Op Funeralcare Annfield Plain, Derwentside Funeral Service Stanley. See the following link to find parking:

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About City

Stanley is recognized for its association with Beamish, The Living Museum of the North, an open-air museum that tells the story of life in the North East of England through various exhibits and reconstructed buildings. The town is known for its connection to Stanley Park, a beautiful parkland with gardens, a lake, and recreational facilities. With a population of 21,700 people.

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How many funeral directors in Stanley?

Within a 5 - 10 mile radius there are around 8 Funeral Directors in Stanley On this page we have listed 4 of the best funeral undertakers near you.

How much does a funeral cost in Stanley?

The typical cost of funerals in Stanley typically sits around £2500 up to £4500 with burial constituting 25% and cremation accounting for 75% of the amount of funerals taking place in Stanley. 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 The Flower Box (Located on 85 Front Street, STANLEY DH9 0TB, County Durham) or The Green House (Phone number 01207 283562) typically charge approximately between £96 up to £463 for funeral flower arrangements.

Best companies offering Funeral plans in Stanley?

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

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

Within 10 Miles off Stanley there are 5 crematoriums offering a variety of services such as direct and traditional cremation. The 3 main crematoriums frequently used by funeral undertakers in Stanley: West Road Crematorium, Saltwell Crematorium, Mountsett 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 Road Crematorium, West Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2JL Phone: 0191 211 6941 with a fee of approximately £833 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 12 days. Saltwell Crematorium, Saltwell Road South NE9 6DT Phone: 0191 433 3816 with a fee of approximately £731 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 15 days. Mountsett Crematorium, Ewehurst Rd Dipton DH9 9JP Phone: 01207 570255 with a fee of approximately £922 for a cremation. With an average wait time of 18 days.

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

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 19 % of all deaths in Stanley take place in care homes such as Stoneleigh Care Home or St Andrew's. 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 Stanley?
Yes there is 3 Natural Burial Funeral grounds situated within 20 miles radius off Stanley. As funeral directors in Stanley 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 20 miles off Stanley.

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. Belsay Woodland Burial Ground located at Belsay Woodland Burial Ground NE20 0DX.
Where can you scatter ashes in Stanley?
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 Stanley near Stanley Health Centre?
There are 5 funeral undertakers close to Stanley Health Centre. If someone has recently died at Stanley Health Centre in Stanley then call Rosy on the following number: 0800 260 6922.
What is the best newspaper for obituaries in Stanley?
The main newspaper is the News Post Leader. Obituaries are included in the paper and can also be submitted by family members. At Rosy Funeral Directors (Stanley) we liaise with the newspaper directly including the heart warming message and images you wish to publish.
Are there any Jewish Funeral Directors in Stanley?
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 Stanley 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 Stanley?
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 (Stanley) on 0800 260 6922
Are there any Muslim Funeral Undertakers in Stanley?
Yes there are! Rosy is here to help anyone looking for a muslim funeral In Stanley. From ritual washing, shrouding to organisation between the funeral director and the mosques Imam.